Lincoln Depot | Springfield, Illinois | Visit Springfield

Lincoln Depot

930 E. Monroe St. Springfield, Illinois 62701

Closed Until Further Notice as of 9/5/23



Restored 1852 train depot, from which President-Elect Abraham Lincoln departed for Washington D.C. on February 11, 1861. Lincoln gave one of his most memorable speeches from the back of a train at this location. Self-guided exhibit.

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