Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site

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Abraham Lincoln Birthplace National Historic Site

Address:2995 Lincoln Farm Rd
Hodgenville, KY 42748

Phone:270-358-3137
Fax:270-358-3874
Web: www.nps.gov/abli/
Size: 345 acres.
Established: Established as Abraham Lincoln National Park on July 17, 1916; changed to a national historical park on August 11, 1939; redesignated and renamed on September 8, 1959.
Location:3 miles south of Hodgenville, Kentucky, on US 31E and KY 61.
Facilities:Picnic area (é), rest rooms (é), visitor center (é), museum/exhibit, boardwalk and hiking trails. Open year round.
Activities:Hiking, educational programs.
Special Features:An early 19th-century Kentucky cabin, symbolic of the one in which Lincoln was born, is preserved in a memorial building at the site of his birth. The Boyhood Home Unit at Knob Creek Farm was home to Lincoln from the time he was two until he was seven years old.

See other parks in Kentucky.
Parks Directory of the United States, 5th Edition. © 2007 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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