Voted The Best Museum In Kentucky, Learn All About Our 16th President At The Lincoln Museum
Remnants and pieces of history remain throughout the state of Kentucky with fascinating museums and meaningful historical sites. Many historic figures have ties to the Bluegrass State and perhaps the most well known and significant is Abraham Lincoln. Our 16th President was born in Kentucky and spend his first years in our state. You can visit sites that remember and honor Lincoln’s life and they can be found around the town of Hodgenville. In downtown Hodgenville, the Lincoln Museum was recently named the best museum in Kentucky, so if you haven’t visited, you may want to add it to your list.
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Museums are a great way to step back in time and learn about the history of our state. The town of Hodgenville honors its famous resident in many ways and the Lincoln Museum is a great place to visit when you’re in town. Have you paid a visit to what many consider the best museum in Kentucky? Do you prefer the nearby Birthplace National Historical Park? Let us know in the comments!
A Cincinnati native who has lived in Kentucky for over 10 years, Andrea's heart belongs both in the Queen City and the Bluegrass State. After earning an education degree and working in that field for a number of years, Andrea began to pursue her passion for writing over 6 years ago. Since then she has written for a number of print and online publications, as well as published a children's book.
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