Lincoln Pioneer Village & Museum
Take a relaxing look back into history with 13 Lincoln-era replica cabins in memorial to Abraham Lincoln’s years spent in Spencer County. Explore such cabins as the Pioneer Schoolhouse, the Lincoln Homestead Cabin, and the Old Pigeon Baptist Church.
In addition, the museum houses hundreds of fascinating artifacts from the area’s historic past. Exhibit highlights include a hutch made by Abraham Lincoln with the help of his father, Thomas, a 1598 “Breeches” Bible, and a rare Rocker “Beater” Loom (one of 66 known to exist).
The Lincoln Pioneer Village & Museum hosts special events throughout the year.
Location & Hours:
The Lincoln Pioneer Village & Museum is located in Rockport City Park, at the west end of Main Street in Rockport. This attraction is open seasonally and hours may vary.
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Hidden treasureReviewed 10-26-17
I have drove by this museum many times. Today, my daughter and I, decided to stop in and view the museum. I was very impressed. There were several pieces inside the museum that the volunteer said... Read More
Don't miss the living farm!Reviewed 07-28-16
Have been here several times. The Museum is really nice but my favorite is the living farm as it would have been during Lincoln's day. People dressed in period attire tending the farm and working... Read More
Wonderful local historyReviewed 06-25-16
Abraham Lincoln spent his formative years in the Rockport area of Indiana. Not too many people know this. My ancestors are from Rockport and this trip to see the area was exciting. Any one... Read More
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