Cuneo Museum And Gardens is an historic mission dating from 1914 nestled on 75
Built in 1946
The Lincoln Log Cabin State Historic Site is the last home of Thomas and Sarah Lincoln, Abraham Lincoln's parents. It shares the site with the Sargent farm, an 1840'
The Postville Courthouse State Historic Site is a reproduction of the first Logan County courthouse used from 1840-1847
The Salt Kettle Rest Area is accessible from the westbound lands of I-74
A marker commemorates where two important trails intersected on the prairie - Detroit to St Louis and Peoria to Terre Haute. In 1765
This reconstructed 1830's village is where Lincoln lived for 6 yrs. as a young adult. Here is where he studied law and began politics. All 23
Vandalia was the seat of state government from 1820-1839. The Statehouse, the oldest remaining capitol building in Illinois (built in 1836)
The Old State Capitol is a reconstruction of Illinois'
The only remaining structure where Abraham Lincoln maintained working law offices. Lincoln and his final law partner, William Herndon, operated from the top floor of the 1840
Experience the history of the second of the famous debates between Abraham Lincoln and Stephen A. Douglas. It was at this site on August 27, 1858
The Old Market House, constructed in 1845-1846, was a center of Galena's community life during Galena's "Golden Era."
Lincoln-Douglas Square is the site of the 7
A small portion of the original wall of the Confederate Prison was restored in 1973
14,000 square foot interpretive center and monument commemorating Lewis and Clark's Point of Departure and beginning of the National Trail. 15 minute film entitled "At Journey's Edge."