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Lincoln Home National Historic Site was authorized by President Richard Nixon on August 18, 1971 and formally established on October 9, 1972, to preserve and protect the only home ever owned by President Abraham Lincoln. In total, the buildings included in the park make up four-and-a-half square blocks on 12 acres.

Last updated: December 21, 2016

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Mailing Address:

413 S. 8th Street
Springfield, IL 62701

Phone:

(217) 492-4241

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