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Railsplitter Covered Wagon

Best Western Lincoln Inn, 1750 5th St, Lincoln, IL
+1 217-732-8687
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So this was voted the best roadside attraction by readers of the readers digest - I did not know it... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rdnkh
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Unique Fun Free

Just passing through- spending one overnight stay in town looking for something to do & came across... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Linda S
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average22%
  • Poor1%
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“abe lincoln” (6 reviews)
“fun photo” (3 reviews)
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Best Western Lincoln Inn, 1750 5th St, Lincoln, IL
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+1 217-732-8687
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So this was voted the best roadside attraction by readers of the readers digest - I did not know it was still in print or that people still read it. If your passing by you might as well stop.

Thank Rdnkh
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Just passing through- spending one overnight stay in town looking for something to do & came across this quirky fun stop - NO charge just a photo stop - you can't miss the opportunity to see largest covered wagon in world right? Not crowded, easy...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 28 June 2017

If you can spare 10 minutes to stop and see the world's largest covered wagon you do it! This is just a quick stop on Route 66 so you can say you did it! This wagon was in the Guinness book of world records. There...More

Thank Hillary S
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Definitely a tourist stop, this wagon sits in front of a bowling alley on Route 66. Not much to say except it is in the book, on the route, and you will stop to see it if you follow Route 66.

Thank cdrh
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

If you are in town it's worth a stop. There isn't much to do except look at the wagon. They did have a historical plaque.

Thank Tammy S
Reviewed 14 May 2017

I bought a book called Illinois Curiosities about roadside oddities and offbeat stuff. This was mentioned in the book. Since it was a nice day for a ride we drove out to see it. Was a little bit hard to find and nothing more than...More

Thank 3grandlands
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This is a fun site to see, especially if you like to see Abe Lincoln themed places. It's a fun photo opportunity!

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

This is So Cool! It's HUGE! Was a delight to see! My adult daughter was shorter than wagon wheel, Yes it's that BIG! Seriously not far from interstate, take an Adventure! Journey here & to the phone booth on top of a building that was...More

Thank CrazyHorse777
Reviewed 31 October 2016

This is a gigantic covered wagon with a giant figure of Abe Lincoln sitting in the driver's seat. It is located in front of the Best Western Motel just off Bus. I-55 and is not very far from the main I-55. There is a sign...More

Thank John E
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

this is a halfway meeting place from my boss and I! My 2 year old came a long and this was a great place to stretch it out before the drive home. This thing is huge.

Thank Laura M
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