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2015 Lincoln Funeral Car

Saturday August 25, 2018 - Sunday September 09, 2018

Times: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. daily (tour groups from 10 a.m. to noon)

2015 Lincoln Funeral Car

The Lakes Region Historical Society is proud to bring the 2015 Lincoln Funeral Car to Antioch.

All ages will enjoy this spectacular historical re-creation and unique exhibit. Admission is $5 per person. We regret that this historical recreation is not handicapped accessible.

Enjoy charming downtown Antioch with its many fine restaurants, eateries and shops, and within walking distance of Metra Rail (weekday service).

For Labor Day weekend, visitors will be treated to Civil War reenactors, cannon fire, and a free band concert given by the Regimental Volunteer Band of Wisconsin in the adjacent bandshell on Saturday, September 1 at 1:30 pm.

Another wonderful addition are two performances given by renowned actor Fritz Klein. Mr. Klein has portrayed Abraham Lincoln on the History Channel and National Geographic Channel, as well as being Springfield, Illinois' Lincoln. His portrayal with Last Full Measure written by Ken Bradbury--is a moving perspective from Lincoln's point of view, on what may have transpired in the President's mind while he lay dying that fateful night in April 1865.

Fritz Klein Performances: Cost $10 (tickets available at the door/box office)

Sunday, September 2, at 7:30 p.m.,
Antioch Community High School
(1133 Main Street, Antioch)
Monday, September 3, at 2 p.m.,
PM&L Theatre
(877 Main Street, Antioch)


900 Skidmore Drive
Antioch, IL 60002

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Admission: Admission Fee
Senior Admission: $5.00
Adult Admission: $5.00
Child Admission: $5.00

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For more information,
call 847.395.1166

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No matter which route you take, all roads lead to fun in Lake County, Illinois, which is located halfway between Chicago and Milwaukee. Lake County is home to 170 lakes and rivers, 30,000 acres of lush forest preserves, miles of hiking and biking trails, Six Flags Great America, Naval Station Great Lakes, Ravinia Festival and sandy beaches along Lake Michigan's shoreline. Family adventure is around every turn and awaits you in Lake County.
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