Celebrating the “Land of Lincoln”

On this day in 1955, “Land of Lincoln” was approved as Illinois’ official state slogan.

Plan a trip to Springfield and make sure to visit these Lincoln sites:

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum (illinois.gov)

Lincoln Home National Historic Site (U.S. National Park Service) (nps.gov)

Lincoln Tomb – Central Region (illinois.gov)

Abe Lincoln Rail Splitter Statue (enjoyillinois.com)

Lincoln’s New Salem State Historic Site Site (lincolnsnewsalem.com)