Lincoln Pioneer Village & Museum in Rockport, Indiana Lincoln Pioneer Village & Museum in Rockport, Indiana

Lincoln Pioneer Village & Museum

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating (Based on 20 reviews)
928 Fairground Drive Rockport, IN 47635

Contact Information

(812) 649-9147

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).

2021 Special Events

  • Spring Heritage Day
    May 8, 2021
  • Abraham Lincoln Freedom Festival
    July 3, 2021
  • Fall Heritage Day
    October 23, 2021
  • Treemendous Christmas in the Village
    December 4, 2021

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 typically open May through October.
Monday – Saturday  9:00 am – 4:00 pm CT
Sunday 12:00 – 4:00 pm CT


  • $5 for Adults
  • $3 for Kids under 12/Seniors 55 & older

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TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Based on 20 reviews

A Must Stop

5 Reviewed 07-29-21

This is a must stop when in Southern Indiana. A cheap activity for anyone. The lady was super nice and informative and really enjoyed going at your own pace looking at the cabins and the museum. Read More

Great intro for educational trips for kids

4 Reviewed 07-28-21

Took a 5 and 7 year old for their first “educational” vacation spot. This was a great choice! The kids enjoyed seeing how people used to live! Staff was super helpful and knowledgeable. They even had... Read More

Excellent way to engage young and old alike!

5 Reviewed 05-18-21

This place was such a pleasant way to spend the morning with the kids! The staff was friendly and engaging. Clearly a lot of time and effort has gone into making this museum what it is. I wish we... Read More

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