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You need to return if you have seen it in the past!

There has been and still is a lot going on there. Revamped you need to come check out if you have... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Birthday-Gal
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Springfield, Illinois
AWESOME

Went here on a guided tour, which turned out to be a private tour. It was because we were the only... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2018
Kathi B
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Elkhorn, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There has been and still is a lot going on there. Revamped you need to come check out if you have not been in awhile. And of course the fine art fair comes around in the Fall on the grounds is really fantastic and a...More

Thank Birthday-Gal
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Went here on a guided tour, which turned out to be a private tour. It was because we were the only ones on this tour! The guide we had was phenomenal and knew a GREAT deal about this house!!! If she is always the guide,...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2018

We had a tour of the Edwards Place on a Saturday afternoon. The house is fabulous, the artifacts are beautiful, and out tour guide was very knowledgeable and fun. We had a great time!

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Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We loved this place. The guide was wonderful and had so much knowledge about the history of the house and the family. She was a volunteer and dressed in fashion of that time period. The house is lovely and so well restored. We also attended...More

Thank Lisa A
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Very well preserved home of the Lincoln era. Our tour guide displayed a good knowledge of the home and the social customs of the mid 1890s. She was courteous, patient and answered any and all questions. The Lincoln's spent a lot of time in this...More

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 7 July 2018

I highly recommend seeing the Edwards Place. This is a home that Lincoln visited. There are many pieces of original furniture in the home.

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Reviewed 1 June 2018 via mobile

This house was absolutely beautiful. The tour was well worth the $5. The curator was extremely friendly and knowledgeable about the house and time period. Despite what we had read this house was not a place that Lincoln frequented but it did have items the...More

1  Thank Kelli0023
Reviewed 19 May 2018

The home looks lovely from the outside, but it's even better when you go inside. Our tour guide was very informative and told us about the historic family and the times. The best part is seeing all the furnishings of the times. I have never...More

1  Thank Christine M
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

I gladly attended for the first two hours with my business manager and am happy to support Edwards Place and SAA. Kathy Jean, Model/Actress.

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

The mansion is and has been, an ongoing project. Our visit today was limited to the first floor, since they are installing carpet in the upstairs. The wood mouldings, carpeting and wallpapers are really a sight to behold. An open format, allows the visitor to...More

1  Thank silvertongue10147
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I am not sure of the hours but the tour is roughly 1 hour. Except with our guide she ran over by 30 minutes or so because she couldn't stop talking and not taking questions.
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