The picnic pavilion is temporarily closed until further notice.
The picnic pavilion and picnic area at Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historical Park are to be utilized on a first-come, first-served basis. No reservations will be taken nor preferential treatment given to any group, organization, or individual. In order to maintain the use of the picnic shelter and area within the National Park Service guidelines, the following policies will also apply to use of the picnic pavilion and picnic area:
Did You Know?
President Theodore Roosevelt was a part of the Lincoln Centennial Celebration. He dedicated the cornerstone for the Memorial Building on February 12, 1909.