"There I Grew Up..." A. Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln spent fourteen years of his life and grew from youth into manhood (1816-1830) on this southern Indiana soil. Many of the character traits and moral values that made Abraham one of the world's most respected leaders were formed and nurtured here.
Be a Junior Ranger
Participating in the Junior Ranger program allows children and their families an opportunity to explore, learn and protect their national parks.Read More
Nancy Hanks Lincoln's Gravesite
Visit the gravesite of Abraham Lincoln's mother on the hill south of where the Lincoln's lived.Read More
Trading Cards for Kids
Discover more than 500 stories about America's journey from the Civil War to Civil Rights. View online or visit this park to collect your own copies.Read More
The Boyhood Days of Abraham Lincoln
Among the more outstanding features of the park are the five sculptured panels of the Memorial Building. They are the work of E.H. Daniels.Read More
Did You Know?
Each of the sculptured panels on the exterior of the Memorial Visitor Center was carved from solid 10 ton blocks of limestone that measure 8 feet tall by 13 ½ feet wide.