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Lincoln Douglas Debate Museum

126 E St, Charleston, IL 61920-1381
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A bit of American history

Found it very interesting. No one was there when we went, so we browsed around reading the plaques... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2018
Troy B
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Yukon, Oklahoma
A great place to learn about the debates between Lincoln and Douglas

This is a locally run museum. It is very well done and deserves to be seen. I have studied Abraham... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2017
Clifford D
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Mar 4, 2018
“A bit of American history”
Oct 9, 2017
“A great place to learn about the debates between Lincoln and Douglas”
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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126 E St, Charleston, IL 61920-1381
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Found it very interesting. No one was there when we went, so we browsed around reading the plaques and looking at the pictures.

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

This is a locally run museum. It is very well done and deserves to be seen. I have studied Abraham Lincoln off and on throughout my life. I had a good idea of the debates and what the candidates had to endure. This museum focuses...More

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