• Sunflowers abloom on the prairie.

    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?

Palmer-Epard Cabin

Under the Homestead Act, 270 million acres of land, or 10% of the nation, was given away. The only monetary payment for each 160 acre claim was an $18 filing fee. More...