Repose of Lincoln 2024

Civil War Encampment
April 29, 10:00 AM - 3:00 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 on Monday, April 29, 2024.


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

Monday, April 29, 2024

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


Cannon firings on the hour and more.  

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

Contact for more information. 


Schedule an Ohio Statehouse tour for a group of ten or more by calling 614-728-3726.