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E xplorE l ogan C ounty The Logan County Tourism Bureau welcomes you to Logan County, Illinois. With over 100 attractions, there’s something for everyone! Mt. Pulaski Courthouse State Historic Site Abraham Lincoln practiced law in this courthouse (Spring of 1848 through Fall of 1855) during his time on the 8th Judicial Circuit. The courtroom on the second floor has the original wooden floor upon which Abraham Lincoln once paced during his law practice here. Today, the Mt. Pulaski Courthouse has been restored to its 1847 appearance and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Walk in the early footsteps of Abraham Lincoln before he became famous as our nation’s 16th President. Hop in your car and drive on America’s most talked-about road, Route 66. Explore fascinating historical, cultural, architectural and even a few quirky attractions. Spend an hour, a day, a weekend or even longer to Explore, Experience and Enjoy what Logan County, Illinois has to offer! L ogan C ounty t ourism B ureau • PurPle Heart County www .LCtB iL . Com