Goods & Services

Emergencies and First Aid

911 emergency service call system is available in the area. Minor first aid is available in the Visitor Center or Ranger Station. Nearest full service hospital is about 17 miles from the park in Elizabethtown, Kentucky.

Lost and Found

Check with the information desk inside the Visitor Center at the Birthplace Unit for all lost and/or found items.

Books and Gifts

Eastern National operates a book and gift shop inside the Visitor Center at the Birthplace Unit. Purchases may also be made online at
http://eparks.com/eparks

Alcohol and/or Drug Policy

Alcohol and/or drugs are not allowed on park property at any time.

Abraham Lincoln Birthplace Unit

Visitor Center

Start your tour here.

The Visitor Center, Memorial Building and grounds open 8:00 am - 4:30 pm (ET)*

*Closed - January 1, November 24 and December 25

Phone - (270) 358-3137

Information - Park brochures, directions around the park, and local information

Exhibits - Original Lincoln Family Bible, Lincoln Overview (featuring Genealogy, Birthplace, and Boyhood Home at Knob Creek information), Pioneer Life (featuring Tools, Cookware, and Furniture), Boundary Oak Interactive (featuring Lincoln and U.S. Timeline), and much more

Special Programs - Abraham Lincoln: The Kentucky Years, a 15 minute film shows every 30 minutes on the hour and half hour

Available Facilities - Water fountain, restrooms, information desk, and weather reports

Abraham Lincoln Boyhood Home Unit at Knob Creek

Ranger Station

Start your tour here.

Grounds open daylight hours year-round with no interpretive staff from October 31, 2016 thru March 31, 2017.*

Phone - (502) 549-3741

Information - Park brochures, directions around the park, and local information

Special Programs - Radio interpretive message on AM 1540

Exhibits - Wayside exhibits

Available Facilities - Restrooms (in separate building)

*Closed - January 1, November 24 and December 25

There are no commercial Goods or Services (other than the bookstore) available at either park unit. There are a variety of restaurants available in the immediate area. Motels, campgrounds, and a wider variety of restaurants are available in Elizabethtown, KY (15 miles) or Bardstown, KY (28 miles).

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

2995 Lincoln Farm Road
Hodgenville, KY 42748

Phone:

(270) 358-3137

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