Special Events 2015

January:

New Years Day - Thursday, January 1
Park is closed for the holiday

Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday - Monday, January 19

February:

Abraham Lincoln Birthday - Thursday, February 12
A wreath laying ceremony will be conducted by park staff at 10:00 A.M. EST to honor the 206th birthday of Abraham Lincoln

March:

National Park Day - Saturday, March 28

April:

Junior Ranger Day - Saturday, April 18

National Park Week - April 18 - 26

An annual Presidential proclaimed week for the celebration and recognition of your National Parks


May:

Memorial Day - Monday, May 25

Park will go to summer schedule and be open daily from 8 AM to 6:45 PM EDT

July:

Independence Day - Saturday, July 4

August:

Founders Day - Tuesday, August 25

The National Park Service was created on this date in 1916. Founders Day is an opportunity for parks to show our pride, connect with our visitors and reflect on the importance of the National Park Service mission

September:

Labor Day - Monday, September 7

Park will go to winter schedule and be open daily from 8 AM to 4:45 PM EDT

Walk Through Lincoln's Life - September 9 and 10

An educational curriculum based event for school children and adults. The public is invited

U. S. Constitution Week - Monday, September 14

Marks the anniversary of the U. S. Constitution being written, signed, and approved in 1787

Public Lands Day - Saturday, September 26

Is the nation's largest hands-on volunteer effort to improve and enhance the public lands that Americans enjoy

November:

Veteran's Day - Wednesday, November 11

Thanksgiving Day - Thursday, November 26

Park is closed for the holiday

December:

Christmas Day - Friday, December 25

Park is closed for the holiday

The Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park is located south of Hodgenville, KY. The park's physical address is:


2995 Lincoln Farm Road

Hodgenville, KY 42748


For more information call:

270-358-3137.

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