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Fithian Home

116 N. Gilbert, Danville, IL 61832

Historic Sites

The true house Museum is housed in a home built by pioneer physician William Fithian, who in his time, served as prairie legislator, horseback doctor, Civil War surgeon and personal friend of Abraham Lincoln.

The 1855 Victorian mansion was the home of Dr. William Fithian, a friend of Abraham Lincoln. Lincoln spent two nights here in 1858. Learn more about the Lincoln Danville Knew.

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Danville Dans 2024 Baseball Season

Historic Danville Stadium •  May 28 – Jul 31 @ 6:30PM

Crack! Gotta love the sound of a wooden bat as it sends a ball out of the ballpark!

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Lincoln Park •  Jun 22 – Jun 23

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