The museum will have extended hours during the exhibit which will be on display through May 9. In addition to the Opening Reception, there are 4 programs planned during April.
During the exhibit, the museum will be open on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, Tuesdays 2:00 to 6:00 pm and Thursdays from 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm. We do schedule classroom visits as well as large groups (senior living facilities, community groups, scout troops, service organizations, etc.). Please plan for at least an hour for your visit.
The museum volunteers have spent a lot of time researching local Civil War soldiers and other local history relating to the Civil War.
- Do you know about the "Lucky 13" from Princeville?
- Most of the local men were enlisted in Company K, 86th IL Infantry.
- Read the Coburn Civil War letters.
- Much, much more!!
Soldier's Memorial of Company K 86th Reg. Vol. Infantry. Man local men enlisted
in Company K of 86th IL. You can view all the names and photos of the officers.
As you can see, this is an exhibit you won't want to miss!!
To learn more about the Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War exhibit, click here for the link to LME Library. For additional resources and information, including a Teacher's Guide, scroll to the bottom of the page to see additional links.