"From Brown to Brown: Topeka's Civil Rights Story" Bus Tours Now Available
This new bus tour maps out locations in the city linked to local and national struggles for freedom and equality. Bus tours will be available Saturday, May 18, 2013 at 10:30 am, 12:30 pm and 2:30 pm. Click on More for complete details of the tour. More »
2013 Teacher Ranger Teacher Opportunity
During the summer of 2013, the national NPS office of history and civics is seeking a Teacher Ranger Teacher to develop lesson plans that incorporate information about the National Park Service that meet common core standards, located in Topeka, Kansas. More »
Plan A Field Trip
Reservations for Field Trips to the Site*
Once completed, the form can be emailed (there is a link on the document), faxed to (785) 354-7213 or mailed to:
The Education Ranger will either mail or email your confirmation letter to confirm the details of your visit. If you need to cancel, please email or call (785) 354-4273 as soon as possible.
*Transportation field trip grants may be available to school districts within 75 miles that apply. For more information, please contact the Education Specialist by phone at (785) 354-4273 or by email by clicking here.
Did You Know?
In 1948 when President Harry S. Truman desegregated the U.S. Armed Forces, it was an important step towards the beginning of the Civil Rights Movement.--Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site More...