Museum Preps For Lincoln Open House

Museum Preps For Lincoln Open House

The Vermilion County Museum will be celebrating Abraham Lincoln’s 210th birthday on Sunday (February 10, 2019).   Museum Director Sue Richter is inviting visitors to stop by Sunday….

The Open House runs from 1:30 until 4:00 p.m. Sunday at the museum, which is located at 116 North Gilbert in Danville.

[Hundreds of birthday cards from area schools are on display at the Vermilion County Museum this week.]

The museum contains many displays on Abraham Lincoln’s link to Danville and Vermilion County….

Of course there are many other historical exhibits that are not related to Lincoln.

Judy K. Myers and Jonathan A. Myers, The Myers Group, Morgan Stanley are sponsoring the event.  The major media sponsor is The Commercial News.

The Grand Prize winner is this year’s art contest is Lexie Hall, a fifth grade student at Bismarck Henning Junior High.  The full list of winners can be viewed at