• The First Lincoln Memorial

    Abraham Lincoln Birthplace

    National Historical Park Kentucky

For Teachers

Parks as Classrooms

Learning Opportunities

Visiting Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park is both a learning opportunity and an enjoyable experience. When available, park rangers and/or park volunteers can work with your class in educating them about the many aspects of Abraham Lincoln's early years here. Click here for reservation information.

 

Traveling Trunks

The 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.

Did You Know?

Picture of State Historic Marker 1115 about LaRue County, KY

The Sinking Spring Farm, where Abraham Lincoln was born, was once a part of Hardin County, Kentucky. Later county boundaries changed as LaRue County was formed, which now encompasses Lincoln’s birthplace.