Twenty-Five renowned Abraham Lincoln collectors and DreamWorks Studios joined the Reagan Library for a major Abraham Lincoln Exhibit June 1st through September 30, 2013, including one of only three of President Lincoln's stovepipe hats in existence, a bloodied pillow from the night he died on April 15, 1865, a Lincoln-signed Emancipation Proclamation, sets from DreamWorks' "Lincoln" movie and hundreds of other artificacts.
The exhibit delved deep into the life of our sixteenth president with the help of twenty-five of the country’s most well-known Lincoln collectors, including Louise Taper, Hildene (the Lincoln Family Home), Ford’s Theater, the National Archives, the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History, as well as with DreamWorks Studios.
Here's a peak at some of the items that were on display.
The Reagan Library is located at 40 Presidential Drive in Simi Valley. Public hours are from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. The Museum is only closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Years Day. The Museum admission fees are $16.00 for general admission, $13.00 for seniors 62 and over, $10 for children 11-17, $6 for children 5-10 and free for children 4 years of age and under. Museum exhibit tickets may be pre-purchased at www.reaganlibrary.com/tickets.
For more information, call (800) 410.8354 or visit www.reaganlibrary.com.