LINCOLN Trip Ideas

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    LINCOLN was filmed entirely in Virginia.

    Spend some time exploring the actual places President Lincoln visited in 1865, as well as the sites frequented by the cast and crew of the LINCOLN film.

     

    Maymont 

    Our Lincoln Weekend in Richmond
    This weekend highlights Richmond filming locations, cast and crew dining favorites and adds a dash of culture.

    • 3 Days / 2 Nights
    • Museum and White House of the Confederacy
    • Maymont
    • Virginia State Capitol
    • Virginia War Memorial
    • The American Civil War Center at Historic Tredegar
     
    To Petersburg for LINCOLN! 

    To Petersburg for LINCOLN!
    Major scenes were shot on the streets of Petersburg and several buildings received faux facades. The filming touched many businesses here - props from antique stores, restaurants, etc.

    • 2 Days / 1 Night
    • Old Towne Petersburg
    • Old Towne Farmers' Market
    • Farmers Bank
    • Petersburg Area Art League
     
    Lincoln's 1865 Visit to Virginia 

    Lincoln's 1865 Visit to Virginia
    During the Siege of Petersburg Lincoln and his family came to Virginia, arriving March 24, 1865. Richmond fell April 3, 1865, at which time Lincoln went to the former White House of the Confederacy.

    • 2 Days / 1 Night
    • Centre Hill Museum
    • Grant's Headquarters at City Point
    • Petersburg and Richmond National Battlefields
     
    Trip Planner  Plan Your LINCOLN Trip
    Use the Virginia.org Trip Planner to plot your route to LINCOLN film sites and historic attractions.
Last Updated: 11/15/2012 3:32 PM
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