• Cub Creek winds through the woodland at Hometstead National Monument of America.


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Kids in Parks Nature Detective Programs

Kids in Parks - Nature Detective Programs
Children of all ages and their families are invited to investigate nature with Park Rangers at Homestead National Monument of America. All programs begin at the park’s Education Center.  These programs are FREE! Reservations are not necessary and there is no charge to enter the park.  Nature Detectives will be sleuthing outdoors so please dress appropriately for the weather.  Sunscreen and closed toe shoes are encouraged.  Book a Kids in Parks program for your special group - 402-223-3514!

Did You Know?

Horse team

To "Prove up" a homestead, the owner was required to make improvements including building a home, breaking the soil, and planting a crop for 5 years.