A Poet of the People

Carl Sandburg provided a popular voice for the American people of the twentieth century and still speaks to us through his words, songs and the beauty and serenity of Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site.

Explore Sandburg's legacy and Experience Your America!

Learn more about the special preservation work going on inside the Sandburg Home with the link to your right.


Plan your visit to the Sandburg Home

Plan Your Visit

Enjoy a guided tour, walk through the grounds, hike or greet the descendents of Mrs. Sandburg's dairy goat herd. A typical visit lasts 2 hours.

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Virtual Museum Exhibit

Virtual Museum Exhibit

This exhibit explores the Sandburg family while they lived at Connemara through their personal belongings and memorabilia.

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Special Event Calendar

Special Events Calendar

Visit the park to enjoy a special event, performance, live music, demonstration or historic walk.

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