Thursday, August 11. LINCOLN SITES WALKING TOUR $50.00
General Grant himself will be our tour guide for this downtown Springfield tour of the Abraham Lincoln sites. We’ll have a tour of the Abraham Lincoln Library, perhaps the finest presidential museum in the country. We will also stop at the Lincoln home and then the Illinois Old State Capitol where Lincoln and Grant both worked. Grant will also give his reflections on his commander and president during the Civil War. Lunch is included. For those requiring transportation that can be arranged if you so advise us. Time: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
SOLD-OUT Thursday, August 11. BUS TOUR $25.00
Springfield has quite a number of historic sites and we’ll try to hit several of them. First stop will be the Lincoln Tomb, the second stop will be Founder of the G.A. R. Dr. Stephenson’s Tomb in Petersburg , and the third and final stop will be New Salem. Lunch is included. There will be a short ceremony held at the Stephenson Memorial Plaza. Time: 12:30 PM – 4:00 PM
General U.S. Grant aka Br. Larry Werline.