“Without a struggle, there can be no progress.”
― Frederick Douglass

 Nicodemus strives to provide curriculum-based educational programs and materials for educators and students. Based in the standards outlined in the Common Core State Standards and Kansas Standards for History, Government, and Social Studies, Nicodemus provides age-appropriate activities and materials on topics relating to slavery, Reconstruction, westward expansion, homesteading, and the road to the Civil Rights Movement. 

Distance Education

Nicodemus' Distance Education programs allow your students to interact with a Ranger from the comfort of your own classroom using videoconferencing technology. You can select from pre-designed programs or you can work with a Ranger to develop a program specifically suited to your classroom needs.

Curriculum Materials for Students of All Ages

Age-specific curriculum materials available for school groups, educators and life long learners.
Lesson plans, videos, and activities are available digitally via email.

Plan a Field Trip

Choose from a variety of field trip opportunities for students of all ages. Onsite 4th Grade Field Trip programs are available for the 2021 school year. Bus grants may be available. Other grades and learning levels may be accommodated base on availability.

Bring a Ranger to your Classroom

Request a Ranger visit for your students. Park Rangers present engaging interactive educational programs on a variety of topics relating to Nicodemus and the National Park Service.

Call the Nicodemus Visitor Center 785-839-4233 or email us to schedule an education program.

Last updated: September 15, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

304 Washington Ave.
Nicodemus, KS 67625-3015


Phoneline for Nicodemus Visitor Center and Township Hall. Use this number to speak with Park Staff

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