The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum invites your group of 30 to 60 guests to Luncheon at the Library.

Begin the afternoon with an appetizing buffet luncheon in the Library’s picturesque Lincoln Reception Room. After lunch, a Museum representative will welcome your group to the Museum, which is dedicated to Lincoln’s extraordinary life, and provide brief information about Foundation membership.

This program is offered Monday through Friday based on availability. The price of the Luncheon is $48 per person for the Solferino & Gold Menu or $40 per person for the Red Rose Menu. Choose one of the following menus:

Fresh Summer Field Greens Salad with Raspberry Vinaigrette or Ranch Dressing

Chicken Romano topped with a light Lemon Butter Sauce & Char-grilled Marinated Leek Garnish

Seven Herb Roasted Red Skin Potatoes

Seasonal Mixed Vegetable Medley

Rolls & Butter

Layered Chocolate Tort Cake with Fudge Icing

Regular or Decaf Coffee, Iced Tea and Water


Country Club Chicken Salad on a French Croissant

Turkey Bacon Club with Basil Mayonnaise and crumbled Blue Cheese on a French Roll

Red Skin Potato Salad

Marinated Cole Slaw with dried Cherries

Seasonal Fruit Salad

Carrot Cake with rich Cream Cheese Icing

Regular or Decaf Coffee, Iced Tea and Water

Your group is invited to Luncheon at the Library. To make a reservation, please contact the Facilities Rental Office at 217/558-8873 or Please accept our invitation and give us a call soon.

Reservation Information

Please call or send an email to the Facilities Rental Office to make a Luncheon reservation. Our staff will send you a Luncheon at the Library Confirmation Letter and Payment Form.

Confirm your reservation by sending back within 15 business days of the verbal reservation the signed Confirmation Letter and paying a non-refundable deposit of 25% of the Reserved Guest Count (number of guests attending the luncheon). Deposit and final payment may be made by credit card (Visa, Mastercard, AmEx, Discover) or corporate check (payable to the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation).

Payment of the remaining balance is due seven days before the event date at which time the final guest count is due. NOTE: The minimum number of Luncheon guests is 30 people. If attendance falls below 30 people, the group will be charged for 30 people.

CANCELLATION: If it is necessary to cancel a Luncheon at the Library reservation, we ask for written notice 30 days before the Luncheon date. The group will lose the 25% deposit.