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From My Front Porch

Enhance your event at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum with the 12-minute presentation of From My Front Porch, featuring Mrs. Rose Allen, a homemaker in 1863 Springfield.

While doing her housework, Mrs. Rose Allen speaks to your guests from her front porch, a set-piece brought out into the Museum Plaza. She will delight your guests with stories of Springfield, the Lincoln Family, and Civil War happenings.

The show is a big audience-pleaser with Museum visitors during regular daytime hours, and we are happy to offer From My Front Porch at Museum rental events, based on actor availability. This performance works especially well at dinners.

The cost is $75.00 for one performance and payment is made by check directly to the actor the evening of the performance.

Please call the Facilities Rental Office at 217/558-8873 to add From My Front Porch to your Museum rental event.