Enjoy the Soldiers’ Home as the Lincoln family once did! Activities are open to the public and free this Saturday, September 13th, from 10:00am til 3:00pm.
Family members of all ages will enjoy the live entertainment and activities inspired by the Lincoln family and their life at the Soldiers Home. Activities include: DIY top hats, pony rides and a petting zoo featuring Tad Lincoln’s favorite animals (peacocks, goats, geese, and more), a Civil War encampment with military reenactors, Civil War-era games, live musical performances of Civil War-era tunes, and public picnicking grounds.
President Lincoln’s Cottage, Upshur St NW & Rock Creek Church Rd NW. Advance registration requested.