Night Sky Program

Fee: Free.

Free to the public

Location: LAT/LONG: 37.611640, -85.643440

Boyhood Home Unit at Knob Creek 7120 Bardstown Road Hodgenville, KY 42748

Dates & Times


Friday, October 8, 2021


8:00 PM


2 hours

Type of Event

Campfire/Evening Program


The Abraham Lincoln Birthplace NHP will host a Night Sky Program at the Knob Creek Unit of the park on Friday, October 8, 2021. Eastern Kentucky University will conduct the program, which begins at 8:00 p.m. EST, and will provide telescopes for visitors to view the night sky. Visitors are encouraged to bring a flashlight, sturdy shoes, and a sweater - just in case!

If you have never been to a National Park at night, this is a great opportunity to enjoy a relaxed, crisp, and casual atmosphere at the site. No reservations are required. 

For more information call the park at 270-358-3137 or visit 

Reservation or Registration: No

Contact Information

Stacy Humphreys
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