Lincoln Memorial University

Public Programming

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The Museum offers a variety of programs for the general public, school groups and area teachers.  The Museum's most popular programs are annual events.  Many programs commemorate significant events in Lincoln's life.  The tragic Civil War years receive their fair share of Museum projects also.  For additional information about annual or upcoming programs and events, contact us by calling 423-869-6235.

The Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum Offers Free Admission Weekends
in the Month of February.

As a means to thank the community for its support of the Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum of Lincoln Memorial University, February has been declared Admission’s Free Weekend. Both Friday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm and Saturday from 12:00 noon are free to visitors.  Now is the perfect time to visit the museum with your family, out of town guests, or to take time yourself to visit one of the top three collections in private, non-profit hands in the world. Fabulous artifacts such as the walking cane Lincoln carried into Ford’s Theatre, the Civil War firearm’s exhibit, and the newest exhibit ‘Lincoln and the Constitution’ will enable you to learn more about the 16th President and the Civil War.

The museum is open Monday through Friday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. And Saturday from 12:00 noon to 5:00 pm. To register for a guided tour on Fridays, from 1-3 o’clock, please call 423-869-6235. Availability is limited.


The Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum Opens a New Exhibit.

The Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum of Lincoln Memorial University will open Abraham Lincoln, The Constitution and the Civil War, a recently installed traveling exhibit from the National Park Service. This exhibit examines the sometimes highly contentious, often controversial role Lincoln’s interpretation of the Constitution played in the Civil War. The exhibit will open officially on February 12, 2016, 2:00 pm with a ribbon cutting and close June 1, 2017.


For Information: 423-869-6235


423.869.3611 | 800.325.0900
6965 Cumberland Gap Parkway
Harrogate, TN 37752