Fun Frosty Friday
On November 25, 2016, join us at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library for all the holiday excitement.
Magic Shows by Andrew’s Family Magic * Santa * Life-size Candy Land Adventure * games * crafts * face painting by June Bugs Face Painting * Encode a secret message to Santa * Balloon Art by The Unique Twist * Balloon Drop with Prizes. Attend this FREE event, receive a family discount on admission to the Museum*, currently showcasing our newest exhibit, Rare and Rarely Seen. FREE event is from 10am – 1pm. *Museum admission discount valid ONLY on Friday, November 25, 2016.
Join the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in honoring current and past military members starting November 11th (Veterans Day) through November 19th (Gettysburg Day). Active and retired military members, plus Gold Star Families, will get free admission (with ID) on November 11th. The museum will be hosting a wreath laying ceremony in remembrance of all the fallen soldiers on November 11th as well as an eternal flame that will be lit outside of the museum from the 11th – 19th. “Portrait of a Soldier” will be shown in the museum from the 10th through the 14th honoring all of the soldiers from Illinois, taken in the line of duty since 9/11. Along with these events there will be an opportunity to dedicate luminaria in remembrance of a soldier close to you from November 11th – November 19th. The luminaries will be displayed on November 19th at sunset.