Historic Sites

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Historical Markers

Nebraska Historical Markers

More than 500 historic “sites” all over our state are waiting to share the stories of great people, places, and events. Wherever you travel in Nebraska, Historical Markers are your roadmap to where history happened.

Discover Nebraska Historical Marker Program


January 17, 2019
12:00pm to 1:00pm

NU@150: 12 Events that Shaped the University...

Kay Logan-Peters, architectural librarian and author of the book, “The University of Nebraska-Lincoln” will identify...

January 19, 2019
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Sessions with the Senator: Tom Vickers on his...

Join us at 2:00pm on Saturday January 19th at the Norris home for a talk from Tom Vickers, a former Nebraska State...

February 2, 2019
1:00pm to 3:00pm

Free Family Fun Day: Celebrating Black Histor...

Join us at the Nebraska History Museum for an afternoon celebrating and recognizing the history of Black Americans in...

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