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

    Homestead

    National Monument of America Nebraska

Special Events and Happenings

Homestead Days

Homestead Days

Jessica Fleming NPS

Homestead Days offers a great time for the whole family. Homestead Days video. [4.72MB WMV file]
 
Fiddling Competition

Monumental Fiddling and Acoustic Band Contest.

Jessica Fleming NPS

Watch 2009 Monumental Fiddling Championship Highlights Video
[1:33 wmv file, Video Size 320x240]
 

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.