Lincoln Memorial Garden is located just southeast of Springfield on the shore of Lake Springfield. The Garden is on East Lake Shore Drive, 2 ½ miles east of the Chatham/East Lake Drive interchange on Interstate 55 (exit 88) just south of the Lake Springfield bridge. The Garden can also be reached by taking the Stevenson Drive/East Lake Dr. exit off Interstate 55 (exit 94) and following East Lake Shore Drive for six miles.
Nearly 80 hotels/motels are located in the immediate Springfield area. Many of these are within a 10-minute drive of the Garden. For hotel information, contact the Springfield Convention and Visitors Bureau: 800/545-7300 or go to www.visit-springfieldillinois.com.