• Exterior of Brown v. Board of Education NHS, the former Monroe Elementary School, at night.

    Brown v. Board of Education

    National Historic Site Kansas

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Where To Eat

There are four accessible picnic tables on the south side of the property.

Cushinberry Park, a city park, is located to the east of the visitor parking lot. The park has charcoal grills, picnic tables, and playground equipment.

Local restaurant information can be found on the Visit Topeka Inc. website. Click here for their website.

Did You Know?

President Harry S. Truman

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...