• Inside the Lincoln Sitting Room

    Lincoln Home

    National Historic Site Illinois


Nature and Science

Wood Frog

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The lack of any riparian areas in the park exclude many species of Amphibians. When walking through Lincoln Home National Historic Site at night you will occasionally hear Tree Frogs singing from the brush and trees which are interspersed throughout the historic buildings.

Did You Know?

Lincoln Penny

In 1909, President Lincoln appeared on a one-cent coin and became the first American president to have his face appear on a regular-issue American coin. Lincoln Home National Historic Site, Illinois