Tomb of Abraham Lincoln Springfield, IL

The Lincoln Tomb in the Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, is the final resting place of Abraham Lincoln, his wife Mary, and their sons, Edward, William, and Thomas.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
250155
Names
Lincoln Tomb
Lincoln Tomb State Historical Site
See also: Oak Ridge Cemetery
Tomb of Abraham Lincoln
Coordinates
39.8233330° N, 89.6558330° W

Location Map

Map showing the location of the Tomb of Abraham Lincoln, Springfield, IL. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.

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Timeline

1874
Construction of the Lincoln Tomb
19 Dec 1960
Lincoln Tomb designated a National Historic Landmark
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National Register Data

The Tomb of Abraham Lincoln has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places with the following information. Note: some of this data may have become outdated since the listing date. View full NRHP data →

National Register ID
66000330
Date Listed
19661015
Name
Lincoln Tomb
Other Names
See also:Oak Ridge Cemetery
Address
Oak Ridge Cemetery
City/Town
Springfield
County
Sangamon
State
Illinois
Category
structure
Creators
Meade, Larkin G., Jr.
Level of Significance
national
Years of Significance
1865; 1869; 1874
Areas of Significance
POLITICS/GOVERNMENT