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Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum

Harrogate, TN, USA

The Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum houses one of the largest and most complete Lincoln and Civil War collections in the country. Exhibited are many rare items - the silver-topped cane Lincoln carried the night of his assassination, a lock of his hair clipped as he lay on his death bed, two life masks made of Lincoln, and numerous personal belongings. Approximately thirty thousand books, manuscripts, paintings, and sculptures tell the story of President Lincoln and the Civil War period in America.


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From I-75 north exit at Caryville; follow Route 63 to U.S. 25 east; go north on U.S. 25 approximately 1.5 miles, museum is on left. Follow I-75 south exit at Corbin, Kentucky; follow U.S. 25E south to Harrogate. Museum will be on right.

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Public rest rooms, information, gift shop.

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Admission Fee

Adults $5.00, children six-twelve $3.00, seniors $3.50; group rates available.


Museum, Monday-Friday 10:00 A.M.-5:00 P.M., Saturday 12:00 P.M.-5:00 P.M., Sunday 1:00 P.M.-5:00 P.M.; Library, email the archivist for an appointment at



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