Repose of Lincoln
Civil War Encampment

Civil War Encampment
April 28, 9:30 AM - 2:30 PM

The Ohio Statehouse
1 Capitol Square
Columbus, OH 43215


The Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board plans to commemorate the repose of President Abraham Lincoln in the Ohio Capitol Friday, April 28, 2023.


The day includes a replica of Lincoln’s coffin and a historic 36-star flag on display.  This will take place on the site where the slain President lay in repose in the Ohio Statehouse Rotunda on April 29, 1865.





Repose of Lincoln and Civil War Encampment

at the Ohio Statehouse

Friday, April 28, 2023

10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  


Repose of Lincoln

Inside the Ohio Statehouse Rotunda


Historic 1865 flag on display
Replica of Lincoln casket


Civil War Encampment

UPDATE:  inside the Ohio Statehouse Atrium


Cannon firings have been cancelled

Artillery camp
Ladies’ Aid Society with displays, music and games
Medical display  

Contact for more information.