The Mary Todd Lincoln House will celebrate Presidents' Day with a lively event for children and their families from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. This year’s activities will focus on the Civil War, with games, hands-on activities and a chance to meet Mrs. Lincoln.
The event is designed for children ages 5-10 and is free to all students in grades K-12. Children under 13 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Adult admission is $10. The Mary Todd Lincoln House is located at 578 West Main Street in downtown Lexington. Free parking directly behind the house. In case of inclement weather or for other information, call 859-233-9999 or visit www.mtlhouse.org.
The Mary Todd Lincoln House is the girlhood home of Mrs. Lincoln. She brought her husband and children to visit the Todd family the home in 1847. The museum is operated by Kentucky Mansions Preservation Foundation, a private nonprofit organization dedicated to protecting and promoting historic properties.