Located on a picturesque hilltop in Northwest Washington DC, the Cottage is where Lincoln and his family lived for over a quarter of his presidency. Lincoln developed the Emancipation Proclamation and led the Union through the Civil War while in residence.
Multimedia-enhanced guided tours of President Lincoln's Cottage reveal untold stories and share new insights on Abraham Lincoln's presidency, private life, and his most influential ideas.
Guided tours are offered on the hour between 10 am and 3 pm Monday-Saturday and between 11 am and 3 pm on Sunday. Advanced ticket purchase is recommended: www.lincolncottage.org/tickets or 202-829-0436.