Things To Do
There are many things to do at Homestead both inside and outdoors.
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Planning your visit Homestead National Monument of America?
The monument offers many interesting and enriching experiences, and visitors often say they wish they had more time here. Have you planned enough time for your visit? However, even if you are just passing through, you can still see a lot in a short amount of time.
In 1 hour:
Other opportunities to consider:
-Participate in our daily living history demonstrations during the summer months.
-Use the cell phone audio tour stops to learn more about each site at the monument
-Participate in the Junior Ranger program and earn a badge; booklets are available at the Heritage and Education Center
-Find our Earthcache or two Geocaches
-Use GPS Ranger program
You can spend ONE or MORE DAYS at Homestead National Monument of America to experience everything the monument has to offer.
Did You Know?
The Homestead Act of 1862 changed the world with its offer of free land. Millions of people immigrated to America seeking their fortune, shifting populations along with the power of governments.