Abraham Lincoln spent his formative years right here in Spencer County, so he’s a cherished figure to locals and visitors alike. So, we don’t just celebrate him on his birthday and Presidents’ Day…we celebrate him all year long!
Test your knowledge, learn something new, and celebrate all things Abe!
Check out Five Fast Facts and Five More Fast Facts for quick lessons. Then learn a few Fun Facts About Honest Abe. (Sneak peek: You’ll learn what the animal-loving Lincoln named his dog and cat!). Plus, check out videos of some young Lincoln fans sharing their own favorite facts.
The story of a young Abe’s years in Indiana springs to life at Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial. If you can’t visit in person, take a virtual tour through the park’s Visitor Center, Living Historical Farm, and more.