Things To Know Before You Come

Planning a vacation to Lincoln Home National Historic Site? Click on any of the links above to find information about things you will want to know before your visit to the home.

  • You must take the free ranger-led tour to go inside the Lincoln home. It is not self-guided.
  • During periods of high visitation (March - November) after 9:00 am wait times for Lincoln Home tours can exceed one hour.
  • First come, first serve basis Lincoln Home tour tickets can run out by 2:00 pm.
  • Flash photography is allowed inside the Lincoln home.
  • Strollers are not permitted inside the home.
  • Please leave backpacks, large bags and purses (if possible) in vehicles to reduce damage to walls in Lincoln Home.
  • Restrooms are located inside visitor center.

Please also review Lincoln Home National Historic Site's Laws and Policies before your visit.

Visit Lincoln Home!
Visit Lincoln Home!

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Last updated: April 10, 2015

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413 S. 8th Street
Springfield, IL 62701


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