Start the day in our gallery or use a new meeting space The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum is pleased to announce unique new ways for groups to experience our “State of Sound” exhibit, as well as a wonderful space to hold small team meetings. With our new Good Morning Gallery program, corporate teams, convention attendees and other groups can explore our Illinois Gallery before the museum opens to the general public. The gallery houses “The State of Sound: A World of Music from Illinois,”
The State of Sound: A World of Music from Illinois, will be a 2021 special exhibit in the Museum’s Illinois Gallery. Written by the award-winning author, documentary-producer, and former Chicago Sun-Times columnist and critic, Dave Hoekstra, and produced by the ALPLM, the exhibit will open in the spring of 2021. From Muddy Waters to REO Speedwagon, Cheap Trick to Earth, Wind and Fire, and Chance the Rapper, the land of Lincoln has produced some of the most highly celebrated music in rock history.