Discover America's most fascinating first lady
during a visit to her girlhood home!
Sophisticated and educated, Mary Lincoln was versed in politics and
dedicated to her husband Abraham Lincoln. On the surface, her success in the
White House seemed assured. Yet few women in American history have endured as
much controversy and tragedy. Learn about the complex life of Mary Todd Lincoln
by visiting this first historic site restored to honor a first lady. The
fourteen room house contains period furniture, family portraits, and