The Lincoln Log Cabin in Rebild National Park is named after the US president Abraham Lincoln (1861-1865), and is placed at the entrance to the national park with a fascinating view of the hills and the place for the 4th of July celebration.
The museum is a Danish emigrant museum which tells the story of the many Danes who emigrated to USA in the last part for the 19th century and the beginning and the beginning of the 20th century. At the museum you can find items from life as a settler, but also items from the Indians and Cowboys.
The first log cabin was built in 1934 below the Cimbrian Hill, but in 1987 it was moved one beam after another was taken apart, numbered and moved to the its current location at the entrance of the national park. However, in 1993, the log cabin burned to the ground, but the year after the new log cabin was build. The new log cabin was built in the State of Washington, and then taken apart and transported to Denmark ready to assemble. The new cabin log was ready at the Rebild celebration in 1994, which was exactly 60 years after the first cabin log. The new cabin log is almost identical with the old cabin log.
The museum is only open by appointment for group of minimum 10 people.
Entrance-fee is 200 Danish Kroner in administrative fee and additionally 10 Danish Kroner per person.
Contact Museum Rebild at + 45 98 39 16 04 for agreement.