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A Romantic Spot in Nancy Hanks' House

There is a definite sense of history there especially in front of the fireplace where A Lincoln's... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2013
ctvdjv
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Cincinnati, Ohio
Good history lesson

We learned a lot about Lincoln that we did not know. the old buildings were very interesting and... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2013
Mary E
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San Angelo, Texas
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Reviewed 10 June 2014

When I visited the park on a Monday, the gift shop was closed which meant that I could not tour any of the buildings. However, I don't feel like I missed much by only touring the grounds. The plaques outside the buildings are very informative...More

Thank Steven E
Reviewed 16 July 2013

There is a definite sense of history there especially in front of the fireplace where A Lincoln's father proposed to Nancy Hanks.

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Reviewed 16 June 2013

We learned a lot about Lincoln that we did not know. the old buildings were very interesting and the information about each was nice to laern about. However we were disappointed because we did not get to go inside the buildings

Thank Mary E
Reviewed 25 February 2013

Everytime we have new people visit we take them out to go through the buildings and to read the plaques . Several times over my lifetime they have had a reenactment of Abe's parents marriage. I think KET may have a film set out there.

Thank TomJ74
Reviewed 10 October 2012

hard to find location but worth the effort. need better advertising for this park. it is well worth the visit and it is nice to see how people lived in that era. affordible family trip

Thank Lori F
Reviewed 22 June 2012

I visited Lincoln's birthplace and the Knob Creek farm in Larue County, KY, then headed east to Washington County, KY and the Lincoln Homestead State Park, located north of the county seat of Springfield, KY. I arrived after 5 PM when the museum was already...More

Thank TallTexWally
Reviewed 29 April 2012

visitors center was closed but outside plaques were informative

Thank 4xgran
Reviewed 21 February 2012

Just nothing to do after looking at the small cabin. This takes a whole 15 minutes at the most.

Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 11 February 2012

THIS is where Lincoln was really born! Visit his homestead in Hodgenville, Kentucky.

Thank Jnichols46
Reviewed 26 October 2011

Simply worth the ride in the countryside to check out. If you like history, you'll enjoy this site.

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the closest rv park is in Bardstown. ky at My Old Ky Home state park.
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