for being the only city named for Abraham Lincoln before he became president,
Lincoln is rich in historic sites and diverse architectural styles. Walking
and driving tours include the Christening site, Logan County Courthouse,
Lincoln Public Library (Carnegie Library), Rustic Inn, Postville Courthouse,
and many architecturally significant homes and churches.
Come stroll the nationally registered downtown historic district with
unique shops and fine eateries. Relax in one of the many parks. Drive
down Route 66. Enjoy the annual Lincoln Art and Hot Air Balloon Festival
or the National Railsplitting Festival.
the Lincoln College Museum, featuring an extensive collection of Abraham
Lincoln memorabilia and the Heritage In-Flight Museum located at the Logan
County Airport. Lincoln was home to William Maxwell, Langston Hughes,
and Reinhold Niebuhr.