• Sunflowers abloom on the prairie.

    Homestead

    National Monument of America Nebraska

Outdoor Activities

Serene prairie beckons.
NPS photo by Nick Manes
 

Take a hike in the tallgrass prairie and woodland.

Dial into cell phone audio tours.

Discover the EarthCache program.

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...