Lincoln Monument

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399 Lafayette Avenue
Council Bluffs, IA 51503

This impressive pylon was erected in July 1911 to commemorate Abraham Lincoln's visit to the site in 1859. From this site, Lincoln, along with Grenville M. Dodge, viewed and selected the location for the eastern terminus of the nation's first transcontinental railroad.

Hours of Operation

Monday: Open 24 hours
Tuesday: Open 24 hours
Wednesday: Open 24 hours
Thursday: Open 24 hours
Friday: Open 24 hours
Saturday: Open 24 hours
Sunday: Open 24 hours

Hours may be subject to change. The Council Bluffs CVB recommends contacting the business to confirm hours.

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Map to Lincoln Monument

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