A Journey Into History: The Assassination of President Abraham Lincoln AND The Sinking of the Titanic

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Apr 23 - Apr 24

Join us for a Journey into History!

Take a step back in history to April, 1865 and April, 1912 as we commemorate 156 years since the Lincoln Funeral Train crossed Stone Gables Estate and the day the Titanic sank.

Witness and participate in this one-of-a-kind 2-day living history event.

“The Titanic” The World’s Finest Model Ever Built
• 22 Feet Long, 9 Feet High
• 8 Miles of Fiber Optic Lighting
• Fully Furnished State Rooms
• Made of Brass and Wood to the Exact Original Plans
• 7 Years in the Making

Friday’s Gold VIP Experience Highlights
• Civil War encampment, demonstrations, presentations, and exhibits by reenactors and historians including cannon fire, extensive Lancaster County Civil War collections along with 5 Leman guns made in Lancaster County
• Narrated train ride on the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad
• Tour the world’s only full-scale replica of Lincoln’s Funeral Car in the 235-foot Engine House Museum
• Grand unveiling of the world-class Titanic model, recognizing the commonality of Abraham Lincoln and the Titanic’s dates with history. Hear David Abel share the God story of the model and the maker
• Lincoln-style reception and dinner
• Carriage rides on the property
• The Gettysburg Address delivered by Abraham Lincoln (portrayed by Fritz Klein) from the original lectern he used in November, 1863
• Gold VIP tickets include Saturday’s general admission activities (details on back)

Friday’s Platinum VIP Experience Highlights
• Includes all Gold VIP Experience activities, 2 Gold VIP Tickets
plus...
• An overnight stay for two on Friday, April 23, at the historic Moonstone Manor, a strategic lodging partner located just four minutes away
• A gourmet breakfast for two with “President Lincoln” (portrayed by Fritz Klein) on Saturday morning, April 24, at Moonstone Manor

Saturday’s General Admission Highlights
• Civil War encampment, demonstrations, presentations, and exhibits by reenactors and historians
• Official Lincoln Funeral Train commemoration ceremony
• See the world-class Titanic model, recognizing the commonality of Abraham Lincoln and the Titanic’s dates with history — both occurring on April 14th
• 5 original Leman guns produced in Lancaster, PA for the Union Army on display along with many other Civil War photos, swords, pistols, flag and more
• See the original lectern President Lincoln used to deliver the Gettysburg Address
• Steam Cream ice cream available for purchase
• Train rides on the Harrisburg, Lincoln & Lancaster Railroad (purchase tickets at event)
• Tour and see the displays throughout The Star Barn Village
• Wagon rides
• Petting Zoo
• Pony rides
• Food concessions

A Journey Into History: The Assassination of President Abraham Lincoln AND The Sinking of the Titanic

LOCATION: Stone Gables Estate

ADDRESS: Event entrance: 1160 N. Market Street, Elizabethtown, PA 17022

  • CONTACT: (717) 902-9791
  • COST: Advanced online tickets: $20 (18+); $18 (seniors); $10 (children); Free (4 and under)