Experience The Preserved Landscape Of 1850 Illinois At The The Lincoln Memorial Garden
Visit an 1850 garden that preserves the landscape of the past in order to tell the history of Abraham Lincoln. This unique place captures the past through plants that existed in the time and places where Lincoln lived.
Nature lovers will certainly adore exploring this extraordinary spot. Don’t miss an opportunity to stop by. Scroll on for more details.
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Lincoln Memorial Garden is open Tuesday through Saturday between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. and Sunday between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m., and you can get more details on its website or Facebook page. If you’ve ever been to this 1850 garden, we’d love to hear from you. Please share your experiences and photos with us below in the comments.
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.