• The First Lincoln Memorial

    Abraham Lincoln Birthplace

    National Historical Park Kentucky

Parks as Classrooms

Curriculum Materials

The challenges of frontier Kentucky life shaped the fundamental character Abraham Lincoln needed to lead the nation successfully through the trials of the Civil War. The National Park Service provides educational opportunities for classroom students through curriculum-based lesson plans designed to assist teachers in engaging students in learning about history, math, science, and social studies.

Field Trips

Plan a field trip to Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park. Find the resources needed to successfully plan your trip to the park, including the reservation form to schedule your field trip.

Traveling Trunks

The Traveling Trunks are designed so that teachers and students anywhere in the country can receive hands-on educational materials, with lesson plans, on the life and times of Abraham Lincoln. Contact the park to reserve a Traveling Trunk.