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Lexington’s Mary Todd Lincoln House to offer ‘House Divided’ cemetery walking tours in October

Explore Lexington’s most famous cemetery on a guided walking tour led by staff of the Mary Todd Lincoln House. The tour features graves of both soldiers and civilians, including the Todd family, with an emphasis on Lexington’s divided home front during the Civil War. The tour will be offered at 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 11 and Sunday, October 25. The tour is approximately one mile...

Children can celebrate Presidents’ Day with Mrs. Lincoln at the Mary Todd Lincoln House

Mrs. Lincoln, depicted in pink, served as hostess at White House events. This role and others of the First Lady will be explored at the Presidents’ Day Family Event at the Mary Todd Lincoln House. (Abraham Lincoln’s Last Reception, 1865, Courtesy of the Library of Congress.)(Photo provided)     The Mary Todd Lincoln House will celebrate Presidents’ Day on Monday, Feb. 16, with a lively...