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Lincoln Cemetery

  • Address: 424 W. Winding Hill Rd. Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
  • Phone: (717) 691-1029
  • Address: 424 W. Winding Hill Rd. Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
  • Phone: (717) 691-1029
Overview

Originally named the African Cemetery of Carlisle, Lincoln Cemetery was in use as early as 1806. Several hundred African-American men, women and children are buried here including at least 40 Civil War veterans.

This cemetery was restored and is maintained by Vietnam Veterans of Mechanicsburg.

Visit this historic site and others while following the "All Things Civil War" trip idea.