2021 Looking for Lincoln Scavenger Hunt

Welcome to LaSalle County and Pontiac, Illinois, where Lincoln’s voice was first heard! Join in on an interactive scavenger hunt to learn about Honest Abe’s formative years, where the young lawyer argued many landmark cases and participated in the legendary first Lincoln-Douglas Debate, the thrilling event that set the standard for future political discourse.

As you tour some of LaSalle and Livingston County’s most notable Lincoln sites and attractions, you can answer questions and snap photos for this family-friendly scavenger hunt. If you and your family complete challenges at all 15 sites you’ll earn a free, limited-edition, Looking For Lincoln Scavenger Hunt challenge coin!

Submit your completed challenges to the Ottawa Illinois Visitor's Center (1028 LaSalle St., Ottawa, IL 61350) to redeem your Challenge Coin!

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