Abraham Lincoln lived in this Springfield home with his family for 17 years, from 1844 until he left for the White House in 1861. Now a National Historic Site, the house was carefully preserved and has been a popular visitor attraction since it opened in 1887.
- Go Historic ID
- Lincoln HomeLincoln Home National Historic Site
- 19 Dec 1960
Lincoln Home designated a National Historic Landmark
- 18 Aug 1971
Lincoln Home added to National Register of Historic Places
Lincoln Home has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places with the following information, some of which may have become outdated since the listing date.
- NRHP ID
- Lincoln Home National Historic Site
- Place Type
- 8th and Jackson Sts.
- Date Listed
- Significance Level