Commemorating the 150th Anniversary of Lincoln’s assassination and funeral with an historic recreation of his final trip from Washington, D.C. to Springfield, IL.

Leviathan to Operate at Wellington, Ohio April 18-20

See and take a ride with Leviathan April 18, 19 and 20 at Wellington, Ohio! The event is the first in a series of fundraising appearances for the locomotive this season. Proceeds will help complete the Lincoln Funeral Car in time for the 150th anniversary commemoration. We would like to express our sincere thanks to [...]

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Leviathan is Coming to Indianapolis!

Thrill to the sights and sounds of a steam locomotive as you take a 15-mile round trip aboard an open-air rail car being pulled by Leviathan No. 63, the beautiful 4-4-0 that is the heart of The 2015 Lincoln Funeral Train. Or experience what it was like to travel the rails in style as a [...]

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Historic Undertaking

The "United States" was the railroad equivalent of Air Force One. Lincoln never rode in it alive. It was converted to a funeral car after his death.

The recreation of the historic Lincoln funeral train, and its route from D.C. to Springfield, IL is an undertaking of historic proportions in and of itself.

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