212 N. Sixth St., Springfield, IL 62701Directions
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112 N. Sixth St., Springfield, IL 62701Directions
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212 N. Sixth St., Springfield, IL 62701 Directions
To inspire civic engagement through the diverse lens of Illinois history and sharing with the world the life and legacy of Abraham Lincoln.
Experience history like never before. Step inside key moments in Lincoln's life, from triumph to tragedy. Explore immersive displays and shows that drive home the human costs of slavery and war. Connect with Lincoln and his family through artifacts that can't be found anywhere else in the world. You'll feel like you're walking in Lincoln's shoes.
Live Music in the Illinois Gallery
The ALPLM joins in the fun for Downtown Springfield's Holiday Walks by staying open late on Wednesdays and Saturdays
In-person at the ALPLM Union Theater
Four score and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal."
Research activity including the Papers of Abraham Lincoln.
Preserving the stories of Illinois' citizens through spoken word.
Delve into our collections about Lincoln and the Prairie State.
Fantastic. The exhibits, activities & movies were amazing. Very thorough on his life politically & personally. The employees were friendly, helpful & easily answered every question we had.