Hollywood comes to Illinois in the form of a history lesson

By WEEK Producer

January 17, 2014 Updated Jan 18, 2014 at 12:25 AM CDT

SPRINGFIELD, Ill -- Movie history is now being shown in Springfield.

Set and costumes from Steven Spielburg's "Lincoln" movie went on display Friday at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum.

The display includes the set for mister Lincoln's office, part of Mary Todd Lincoln's bedroom set, costumes worn by the actors and a variety of props used in the movie.

The exhibit is being displayed at Union Station, which is across the street from the museum.

Admission is $5 for adults. Children get in free with an adult.