"There I Grew Up..."  A. Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln grew from youth to manhood on this southern Indiana soil.  Many character and moral traits of one of the world's most respected leaders was formed and nurtured here.  Explore Lincoln's boyhood and learn about the boy who would one day become the leader of our nation.

Log cabin and smokehouse and trees beginning to change in the fall.

Fall Family Farm Fun!

A short scenic hike will bring you to the cabin and outbuildings at our re-created 1820s farm. See a layout of a typical pioneer homestead.

Memorial marking the site of one of the Lincoln Cabins

Cabin Site Memorial

A bronze casting of sill logs and fireplace hearthstones symbolizes a cabin that the Lincolns began building in 1829.

Memorial to Abraham Lincoln and his family

Memorial Building with Sculptured Panels

The Memorial Building is Indiana's effort to memorialize Abraham Lincoln. Completed in 1943, it was built in the spirit of Indiana in 1816.

Inside a log cabin at night lit by candles and fire from the fireplace

Candlelight Evenings

Visit the farm Nov. 16, Dec 21, Jan 21 from 4:30-8 pm to experience what evenings were like for pioneers in the early 1800s.

Kid showing Junior Rangers badges on his hat

For Kids

Suggestions for young visitors and their families

Family hiking in the woods

Good Fun/Good Health

Looking forward to Fall colors and weather? Hike the park trails and get a dose of the good fun and good health of outdoor exercise.

Last updated: October 15, 2019

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Mailing Address:

3027 East South Street
PO Box 1816

Lincoln City, IN 47552


(812) 937-4541

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