Visitor Parking Lot Closed on October 1
Be advised that the Lincoln Home visitor parking lot will be closed on Wednesday, October 1, for maintenance. There are a number of parking alternatives nearby including, metered street parking and parking garages. Call 217-391-3221 for suggestions.
Links to Other Lincoln Websites
Besides the Lincoln Home National Historic Site [NHS] there are five other units in the National Park System dedicated to Abraham Lincoln. There are numerous state historical sites [SHS] and State Parks in Kentucky, Indiana, Illinois, and other states that are dedicated to Abraham Lincoln. There are several online depositories of Abraham Lincoln’s speeches, writings, and court cases. The links below are just a small sample of the websites dedicated to Abraham Lincoln.
Did You Know?
The Lincoln home was built in 1839 as a one-and-a-half story cottage. The house was later expanded by the Lincoln family to a full two-stories. Lincoln Home National Historic Site, Illinois