• Memorial Visitor Center

    Lincoln Boyhood

    National Memorial Indiana



Getting Here:  Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial is just outside Lincoln City, IN.  From I-64, take exit 57A.  Go south on U.S. 231 to the Santa Claus/Gentryville exit.  Turn right (west) on Ind. 162; go 2 1/2 miles to the park entrance on the right


You'll find many Lincoln Boyhood topics covered in depth in our free park publications. All publications on this page are in Adobe Acrobat Reader (PDF) format, and can be printed on your printer.


Did You Know?

Member of the Civilian Conservation Corps

Much of the early development of the park was done in the 1930s by members of the Civilian Conservation Corps.One of its most notable accomplishments was the excavation of the Lincoln cabin hearthstones.Pictures of the stones and articles on the discovery appeared in numerous newspapers in 1934.