Fly 2 Travel, a traveler tips and information site, profiled President Lincoln’s Cottage in a new review. View the full article: http://fly2travel.net/president-lincolns-cottage-hidden-gem-d-c/.
Abhishek Basu, essay author and 2014 SOS International Summit participant, won an essay contest organized by The Telegraph (Calcutta, India), in association with Apne Aap Women Worldwide. In the essay, he reflects on the magnitude of human trafficking worldwide and discusses his experience at the Summit. Read the full piece here.
This Fourth of July, Landscape Architecture Magazine highlighted the grounds at President Lincoln’s Cottage. “[The site is] important for its associations with Lincoln, but also for its significance as a walking landscape, one that witnessed and perhaps nurtured some of our most enduring ideas of what it means to be American.”
Read the full article: http://landscapearchitecturemagazine.org/2014/07/04/happy-fourth/.
We are delighted to announce that TripAdvisor awarded President Lincoln’s Cottage a 2014 Certificate of Excellence, in recognition for consistently receiving top ratings from TripAdvisor travelers. This award is only given to establishments that consistently receive outstanding traveler reviews on TripAdvisor.
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NBC 4 reporter Tom Sherwood stopped by the USSAH National Cemetery on Memorial Day and spoke with Curtis Harris, a Historical Interpreter at President Lincoln’s Cottage who leads our annual Memorial Day guided tours of the Cemetery. Watch the full segment online.
The Washington Post featured President Lincoln’s Cottage in a summer roundup of fun activities to do with kids. Read the full article and discover why the writer profiled the Cottage on the short list of “things to take our kids to before school starts.”
Planning to visit with your children? Pack a picnic and enjoy our ample lawn space and picnic tables on the lush grounds. And if you are traveling with a Girl Scout, make sure to call ahead and ask about our Girl Scout activity sheet and opportunity to earn a badge on your visit!
CurbedDC, a blog covering real estate and neighborhood news, profiled the Cottage in a recent article as a memorial “that acts as more of a museum.” Read the full article.
Photo by Ron Cogswell.
Roll Call reporters visited President Lincoln’s Cottage to cover the third annual youth citizenship ceremony in the Emancipation Room. Read the full article.
Photo by Tom Williams, CQ Roll Call
President Lincoln’s Cottage partnered with the US Citizenship and Immigration Services to host a special citizenship ceremony honoring recently naturalized children. USA Today visited the Cottage to cover the program. Watch the full segment here.