• Sunflowers glow in the morning sunlight outside of Nicodemus.


    National Historic Site Kansas

Operating Hours & Seasons

Starting June 1st until September 1st, the visitor center will be open Sunday through Saturday from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM and federal holidays.

There are rare occasions where we may be unexpectedly closed due to severe weather or limited staff. You may want to call ahead to confirm that we are open the day you plan to visit. Please phone 785-839-4233.

Nicodemus Weather

Frosted evergreens outside of our office.
Frosted evergreens outside of our office.
NPS photo by William Pope

Did You Know?

Five Historic Buildings

Nicodemus characterize the pioneer spirit of African Americans who left the only region that they were familiar with in search of personal freedom, personal achievement and ownership.