Mary Todd Lincoln House

Complicated Relationship Between First Lady & Her Dressmaker Explored Tonight

Aug 27, 2015

Visitors to the Mary Todd Lincoln House tonight can explore the complicated relationship between the First Lady and her African-American seamstress, former-slave Elizabeth Keckley.  The restored childhood home of the prominent Lexingtonian is offering Mrs. Lincoln and Mrs. Keckley guided tours at 5pm, 6pm, and 7pm.

Mary Todd Lincoln House Collection

More than 150 years later, people continue to be fascinated by the Civil War period of American History.