• 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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Your Safety

USE THE SIDEWALK
Please use the sidewalk at the south end of the parking lot to walk to the site. There is a "green" pathway from the parking lot to the front entrance. However, the crosswalk at Monroe Street is not controlled. For more information on the "green" pathway, please click here.


FIRE AND SEVERE WEATHER SAFETY
Brown v. Board of Education NHS practices regular fire drills year-round and severe weather drills from March through October. Please be aware that you may be asked to help us practice our evacuation skills.

Did You Know?

Charles Hamilton Houston

The national strategy to use the courts to challenge segregation in public education began with the NAACP under the leadership of attorney Charles Hamilton Houston in the 1930’s.--Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site More...