• Carl Sandburg Home and Barn

    Carl Sandburg Home

    National Historic Site North Carolina

Fees & Reservations

Admission: Free for grounds, trails and barn; no park entrance fee.

Guided House Tour Fee: (cash or check only)*
$5.00 for Adults 16 and older
$3.00 for seniors 62 and older
Children 15 and under admitted free.

Passes: The park sells the new America the Beautiful- National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Passes.
*These passes do not discount the house tour fee.

 

Group leaders
You are strongly encouraged to contact the park if you are visiting with more than 10 people in your group, even if it is just a family visit or a big motorcoach tour. We strive to make your visit the best experience it can be.

Adult Groups - For groups of adults of ten or more, please see the Adult Group Reservation page for information about scheduling a visit.

School Groups - Please see our For Teachers section for more information about scheduling school groups.

Summer Camps/Youth Groups
Please visit our ParKids! page for more information on activities available in the Park.

If you cannot find what you are looking for, please do not hesitate to contact the park with your questions. We hope you enjoy your visit!

 

Did You Know?

a black and white sketch of letters found on Carl Sandburg's desk; art by Will Irvine and Mark Haines

Everyday Carl Sandburg received mounds of letters from schools, organizations, beginning writers, media sponsors, critics, acquaintences, friends and family. Mr. Sandburg was very deliberate about to whom he wrote back, even keeping a carbon copy.