December 20, 2010
Was Lincoln a Scrooge?Presidential Library and Museum blog examines how Christmas was (or was not) celebrated in the Lincoln White House

December 17, 2010
Half price Museum admission during January for residents of Carroll, Lee, Ogle and Whiteside Counties

December 14, 2010
A holiday gift with a direct Lincoln connection
"Little drummer boy" trousers and drum donated to Lincoln
Presidential Library and Museum

November 11, 2010
Freedom is not free
One Illinois soldier's World War II story

November 5, 2010
Gettysburg Address reader's theater offered on
famous speech's 147th anniversary
November 19 and 20 performances coincide with ongoing "Team of
Rivals" exhibit at Lincoln Presidential Museum

November 1, 2010
"Life in Lincoln's Town" author to sign books
November 13 at Presidential Museum

October 18, 2010
Visit a treasure next door
Half price Museum admission during November for residents of JoDaviess,
Stephenson and Winnebago Counties

September 16, 2010
Visit a treasure next door
Half price Museum admission during October for residents of
Hardin, Massac and Pope Counties

September 8, 2010
1918 John Deere tractor to "Airfloat" out of
Presidential Museum the evening of September 9

September 2, 2010
Apollo 13 astronaut James A. Lovell Jr. to sign books
September 23 at Lincoln Presidential Museum
Lovell's portrait to be unveiled that evening as the most recent
recipient of the Lincoln Leadership Prize

September 1, 2010
The ultimate school field trip
Classroom Connections Program provides hands-on history lessons
along with Lincoln Presidential Museum tour

August 30, 2010
Abe goes green
New lighting in Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum will save
energy, reduce replacement costs, and prolong life of museum murals

August 30, 2010
Pennsylvania's Simon Cameron featured in Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum's upcoming "Team of Rivals" Exhibit
Artifacts from Lincoln's first Secretary of War will be displayed with original Lincoln
and Fort Sumter items to commemorate 150th anniversary of Civil War

August 23, 2010
Indiana's Caleb B. Smith featured in Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum's upcoming "Team of Rivals" Exhibit
Artifacts from Lincoln's Secretary of the Interior will be displayed with original Lincoln and Fort Sumter items to commemorate 150th anniversary of Civil War

August 23, 2010
Tickets for October 14 Doris Kearns Goodwin lecture go on sale August 27
Presentation at Sangamon Auditorium coincides with the opening of "Team of Rivals" exhibit that day at Lincoln Presidential Museum

August 17, 2010
Presidential Library and Museum Volunteer Orientation Programs begin September 1

August 6, 2010
Lincoln the Merciful
Donation to Presidential Library details Lincoln's active role in
Union soldier court-martial cases

August 5, 2010
Using real history in the classroom
Free workshop October 20 will help teachers identify original
Lincoln-era materials and use them as learning tools

August 4, 2010
Civil War 150th Anniversary exclusive exhibit opens October 14 at Lincoln Presidential Museum
"Team of Rivals" features original Fort Sumter artifacts, brand-new research illuminating the days leading up to the Civil War

August 2, 2010
All young people are created equal
September 1 deadline to apply for field trip grants for schools and groups that serve low-income youth

July 29, 2010
Lincoln Presidential Library acquires collection from the late renowned Harvard historian and author David Herbert Donald

July 21, 2010
Living History Program musical performances scheduled at Presidential Museum

June 14, 2010
Visit a treasure next door
Half price Museum admission during July for residents
of Franklin, Jackson and Williamson Counties

May 17, 2010
Special 60th anniversary Korean War presentations during June
at Lincoln Presidential Museum

May 14, 2010
Thirsty Lincoln men celebrated his nomination
150 years ago this month
Documents from May 1860 Republican Convention on display in
Presidential Museum show the bar tab and other expenses for the
rowdy delegates in Chicago

May 13, 2010
Presidential Library and Museum Volunteer Orientation Programs begin May 18

May 4, 2010
"See America Week" activities May 8 - 16 at Springfield's Union Station Visitors Center

May 3, 2010
Preserving your stuff
Webinars offered May 11 and 13 at Presidential Library on preserving books and family records

April 16, 2010
"Evenings to Remember" on May 10 to feature
Chicago Alderman Edward M. Burke
Burke will discuss 41-year City Council career and book about
Chicago Presidential conventions since 1860

April 16, 2010
Visit a treasure next door
Half price Museum admission during May for residents of Coles, Edgar, Cumberland and Clark Counties

April 15, 2010
Presidential Museum Fifth Anniversary Photo Op Monday, April 19 at 10:30 a.m.

April 15, 2010
New harness racing exhibit to be off and running on Kentucky Derby Day
"The Story of Harness Racing by Currier & Ives"
debuts at Presidential Library May 1, 2010

April 14, 2010
Pieces of earliest known Lincoln document reunited
Two halves of teenage Lincoln's homework in Chicago and
Providence electronically joined after 145 years of separation

March 19, 2010
Visit a treasure next door
Half price Museum admission during April for residents
of Rock Island, Mercer and Henderson Counties

March 19, 2010
21st century social media and a 19th century President
"Race to 10,000" contest offers prizes for Presidential Library and
Museum new Facebook and Twitter fans

March 19, 2010
Visit a treasure next door
Half price Museum admission during April for residents
of Rock Island, Mercer and Henderson Counties

February 19, 2010
Visit a treasure next door
Half price Museum admission during March for residents
of DeWitt, Moultrie, Piatt and Shelby Counties

February 11, 2010
United States Mint Launches 2010 Lincoln One-Cent Coin
New coin will circulate from this year forward

February 8, 2010
The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation announces new
food and catering services for the Presidential Library and Museum
Secret Recipes and SUBWAY® join the team; book your event today

February 1, 2010
Team of Rivals
New exhibit about President Lincoln's Cabinet and the start of
the Civil War opens in October 2010 at Lincoln Presidential Museum

January 27, 2010
Veterans pilgrimages to Lincoln Tomb February
12 and 13 honor Lincoln on his 201st birthday

January 25, 2010
Special Lincoln's Birthday artifact displays planned in Presidential Museum

January 19, 2010
Visit a treasure next door
Half price Museum admission during February for residents of Brown, Cass
and Scott Counties

January 14, 2010
Orientation program February 3 for new Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
and Museum volunteers

January 12, 2010
Cubs Caravan media availability January 14 at Presidential Library

January 11, 2010
Lincoln bites back
Best-selling author to appear March 6 at Presidential Museum to debut his
new Lincoln-themed vampire book