Lincoln Family at Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum

Always Legendary

Visit Lincoln's hometown and walk in the footsteps of one of America's greatest leaders. Visit the only home he ever owned, tour the world-class Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum full of Lincoln legend and lore, or even step back in time to his life in a pioneer village.

Family At Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum

Summer Events

Looking for summer events, fairs and festivals? Our event calendar has them all! Find art fairs, farmers markets, music festivals, the Illinois State Fair, concerts and more right here!

Legendary Dining

Legendary Dining

Whether you're looking for the latest farm to table fare, a romantic spot for two or a family-friendly favorite, Springfield offers what you're looking for. Make sure to try the local favorite, the Horseshoe!

Discover the makings of your legendary vacation in Springfield, IL. Nowhere else can you find a more complete and authentic collection of Abraham Lincoln sites that let you step back in time to walk in the legendary president’s footsteps. Explore the nostalgia of Route 66 or take in the grandeur of the Frank Lloyd-Wright designed Dana-Thomas House. Enjoy farm-to-table restaurants, then shop ‘til you drop at local boutiques, art galleries and antique shops. At the end of your day relax at one of our classic hotels or romantic bed & breakfasts.

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Getaway Packages

Getaway Packages

Whether you’re looking for a time travel vacation with the family to explore the world of Mr. Lincoln, or just a great girls’ getaway weekend, there’s a special package just waiting for you. And, with new packages being added all the time, you’ll want to check back often.

Visitors Guide Cover

Visitors Guide

Visitors Guide CoverOrder your free 2016 Visitors Guide today for everything you'll need to plan an exciting trip to Always Legendary Springfield! Or, access our online Visitors Guide to get started right away!