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.
Click here to see the hours of operation for local attractions and restaurants.
Wonderful Hidden GemReviewed 06-14-18
This is a must see. The museum is located on the fairgrounds in Rockport IN. It is made up of the museum, and about a dozen log buildings. These buildings were moved to the museum location and... Read More
Very informativeReviewed 06-03-18
We enjoyed our visit. The video recreation of Abraham Lincoln's boyhood was very informative. The ground are easy to walk. Read More
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
Write a review
On the map below, you'll find Lincoln Pioneer Village & Museum, as well as a few of the lodging, dining, and activities that are close by.
Is summer really nearing an end? Some see Labor Day Weekend as the unofficial beginning of the fall season and the last hoorah of summer. …
Look forward to a lot of live music and summer celebrations this month! There’s still plenty of summer fun in Santa Claus, Indiana, and sites …
At the Visitors Bureau, it’s part of our jobs to be know-it-alls, about area tourist information, that is! We’re in the businesses of providing information and …