• Sunflowers abloom on the prairie.

    Homestead

    National Monument of America Nebraska

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October 14, 2014
Who lived in Nebraska from 10,000 B.C. to the 1800s?
Learn about the ancient residents of Nebraska in honor of Native American Heritage Month.

October 10, 2014
Have a Howling Good Time at Howling Homestead!
Leaves are falling, pumpkins are ripening, and cool wind is blowing…it's time for Howling Homestead at Homestead National Monument of America!

October 03, 2014
Boundary Adjustment Study Comment Period
A 30-day public comment period for a Homestead boundary adjustment study is open as of October 3.

September 29, 2014
October at Homestead
Learn what's going on at Homestead this month.

 

Did You Know?

Sunrise over prairie

The Homestead Act, Emancipation Proclamation and the Railroad Act were passed at the same time and worked together to move emigrants to the west for settlement.