150th Commemorative Items for Sale
New merchandise for the 150th Anniversary of the Homestead Act has arrived! The shelves of the monument bookstore are now stocked with commemorative pins, mugs, key chains, and magnets. You can check them out here on our website or visit our bookstore today!
Did You Know?
To "Prove up" a homestead, the owner was required to make improvements including building a home, breaking the soil, and planting a crop. -- Homestead National Monument of America