Where Past Meets Present

Monterey Questers Fund Lincoln-Tallman House Restoration

The Monterey Questers chapter of Questers International has donated a grant, along with locally raised funds, to fund the restoration of the storm windows and window surrounds on the north façade of the Lincoln-Tallman House. The total cost of the project is $8,700 and will be paid entirely by the Monterey Questers. Work is anticipated […]

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Father’s Day Tours

Tour Details When Abraham Lincoln stayed at the Lincoln-Tallman House in 1859, it wove Rock County into the history of one of America’s greatest presidents. Learn about the construction of the mansion, the members and personalities of the Tallman family, and the events that caused Honest Abe to spend two nights in the house. If […]

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Rock County Historical Society Tour Season Begins June 1

Rock County Historical Society’s tour season officially begins June 1 and runs through December 30. The Society is offering daily tours of the Lincoln-Tallman House, and now offers three different thematic tours that keep your Lincoln-Tallman House visit fresh and exciting. This year, guests can choose from three unique Tallman House tour offerings: The Traditional […]

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Uncovering Tallman’s Treasures: The Art & Furniture of the Tallman Family

Tour Details Have you ever wondered about all of the beautiful antique artwork that resides in the Lincoln-Tallman House? Many of the artwork pieces in the house are original to the Tallman family and have their own unique story to tell! Come enjoy a glass of wine or other beverage while learning about the art […]

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Uncovering Tallman’s Treasures: The Art & Furniture of the Tallman Family

Tour Details Have you ever wondered about all of the beautiful antique artwork that resides in the Lincoln-Tallman House? Many of the artwork pieces in the house are original to the Tallman family and have their own unique story to tell! Come enjoy a glass of wine or other beverage while learning about the art […]

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