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This Incredible Plantation Hiding In Vermont Will Leave You Speechless

Well, it’s hard to hide a 24 room mansion in plain sight, but many people have never been to the stunning property in Manchester that is known as the Lincoln Family Home. Robert Todd Lincoln’s father, honest Abe, was born in a log cabin and went on to preside over the nation in one of the country’s most momentous periods of history. One generation later, Robert Todd Lincoln became Chairman of the Pullman Company, the largest manufacturing corporation at the turn of the 20th century. He built Hildene in the in early 1900s in the scenic village of Manchester. It became home to only Lincoln descendants until 1975, longer than any other Lincoln residence.

Hildene is just one of the many wonderful things you’ll find in Manchester. Start planning your trip today!

Kristin Grimes
Kristin Grimes lives in Vermont, is a freelance writer and busy MOM (Manager of Madness) and WIFE (Washing, Ironing, Feeding, Etc.)