Whitman 200: Lincoln & Whitman tour of President Lincoln’s Cottage
For the first time, President Lincoln’s Cottage is hosting a unique Walt Whitman and Lincoln themed tour. President Lincoln’s Cottage staff will collaborate with author and historian Garrett Peck to provide historical content and poetry that bridge both Whitman and Lincoln’s time in Civil War Washington. Throughout the experience, visitors will explore Whitman and Lincoln’s shared values related to democratic ideals, the preservation of the Union and the greatness of the common man. The intimate evening tour through the Cottage will use interactive multimedia, traditional storytelling methods, and dialogue to bring President Lincoln and Walt Whitman to life.
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Washington, DC 20011