The Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum is on the Lincoln Memorial University campus at 6965 Cumberland Gap Pkwy. The museum contains more than 30,000 items from Lincoln’s life and the Civil War era. Of note is a bust of Lincoln by Gutzon Borglum and a life-size Jerome Uhl painting depicting Lincoln at the time of his debates with Stephen Douglas.
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 10-5, Sat. noon-5 (also Sun. 1-5, Mar. 1-Sun. before Thanksgiving). Library by appointment Mon.-Fri. 9-4. Closed Jan. 1, Thanksgiving, Christmas and some university holidays. Allow 1 hour minimum.