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Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial

SR 162, Lincoln City, IN
+1 812-937-4541
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Worth the stop

I love our National Park System, and this Park is no exception. At the visitor center I found a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
Very Historic!

I only had a time to stop and see the site where his cabin once stood. But being able to see that... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Matthew C
Saint Louis, Missouri
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Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial hosts the site of the farm where the 16th president of the U.S. spent the majority of his youth.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
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“boyhood home” (8 reviews)
SR 162, Lincoln City, IN
+1 812-937-4541
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love our National Park System, and this Park is no exception. At the visitor center I found a very knowledgeable and forthcoming park ranger. He was a delight. He chatted me up for 30 minutes, answered all my questions, discussed Lincoln lore beyond his...More

Thank cegtravel1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I only had a time to stop and see the site where his cabin once stood. But being able to see that was very cool. Just knowing that this is where Lincoln grew up, to eventually become such a hero, was surreal. This makes the...More

Thank Matthew C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located in Lincoln City, Indiana this is a fascinating experience. Abraham Lincoln lived here from age 7-21. This is where his mother & sister died. His mother, Nancy is buried here & you can learn all about her poisonous death. Here you will find a...More

Thank Jodi H
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

The Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial is one of the less impressive historic sites. It is a pay park. $10 per family. It consists of a small museum the with two wings and an outside park area where the cabin he lived in location is laid...More

Thank jaungren
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We decided to hike to the Lincoln Boyhood National Monument during our stay at the campground. We expected a quick stop on our hike, but it turned into our whole afternoon. The staff was very friendly and we learned a lot at the farm. Great...More

Thank Lilcbru
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

I am on a solo road trip stopping at as many national parks as possible. This one has been on my radar for quite some time. Impressive visitor center, beautiful ground and a legacy that is treasured. I was disappointed to see all the visitors...More

Thank virginia g
Reviewed 17 August 2017

There is a lot of information here and a great part of our American history. Learn about Ab Lincoln and his parent. Learn about the life of the family that moved here when he was just a young lad. If you are in the area,...More

Thank 812Mantle7
Reviewed 3 August 2017

We love the National Parks. Always something to learn. Helpful Rangers and guides. Nice Jr. Ranger program

Thank abbategocubs
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Good information and helpful advice at the Visitor center. Don't miss the village with the reconstructed log cabins and the cemetery where Lincoln's mother and sister are burred.

Thank Cliff T
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Our family loves visiting various National Park Service sites so we altered a road trip to stop by the Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial in Indiana. There isn't much around the site but it is only about 5 miles off of interstate 64 and very easy...More

Thank GoVols79
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22 May 2017|
Response from Penny F | Reviewed this property |
We have a park pass so nothing.