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Lincoln-Manahan Home Museum

Sterling, IL - Whiteside County
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Address:

  • 607 East 3rd St.
  • Sterling, IL, 61081
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Hours:

  • Monday: Noon - 1 p.m.
  • Tuesday: CLOSED
  • Wednesday: CLOSED
  • Thursday: CLOSED
  • Friday: CLOSED
  • Saturday: 1-4 p.m.
  • Sunday: CLOSED

Details

Check our website for updates on hours and days we are open

The Lincoln-Manahan House restored as a museum by the Sterling Rock Falls Historical Society, is open for weekend public guided tours starting April 1st.\

The house where Lincoln slept in 1856 has been totally restored and turned into a museum of lifestyle in the 1850s. The house is located at 607 E. Third St., Sterling, and off-street parking is available.  These guided tours are free, but donations are always welcome to help maintain the site.

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