Springfield Trip – Lincoln Museum

This Post of Nirupama’s visit to Lincoln’s hometown of Springfield, Illinois is worth reading and the photos keep our interest kindled!

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Last weekend we fell in love with the museums of Springfield, Illinois. Home of former President Abraham Lincoln and capital of Illinois, this calm city charmed us with its wonderful child friendly and history friendly museums!
We set out on our touristy exploration as a gang of seven. This number included an infant, a preschooler and three male history-disliking, museum-phobic members. We gals- including T- love our museums. But what with the Easter holiday and rainy weather, it seemed that our outing would be a little wan, since we had planned a boat ride around the Marina and a mix of museums and outdoor adventure.

But thankfully , owing to the fabulous shows and extra helpful staff and wow-worthy spots, the occasion was memorable in a wonderful way and is now a cherished memory for us all.

Our first stop was the Union Station. The parking lot and museums are…

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