• Sunflowers glow in the morning sunlight outside of Nicodemus.


    National Historic Site Kansas

Nicodemus Rangers

Be a Junior Ranger

Kids from the ages of 4 - 15 can become a Junior Ranger while visiting Nicodemus National Historic Site. Learn about an African American town settled by former slaves fleeing persecution in the south after the Civil War.


Kids of all ages can join the growing community of webrangers. The National Park Service has created a special place on the internet for all kids to learn about our nation’s heritage while having fun and learning about our National Parks, Monuments, and Historic Sites.

Did You Know?

Main Street in Nicodemus

In its heyday, Nicodemus had many clubs, fraternal society, and social organizations. Today a marker stands on the site of the Masonic Hall.