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


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

Brown Bag Lecture: Beyond Lincoln: A History...


In this month's Brown Bag Lecture, Lincoln native Tayden Bundy will highlight the historical origins of ghost...

October 18, 2019
10:00am to 1:00pm

School's Out!

The Nebraska History Museum invites Lincoln families to join us for a day of bringing history to life on...

November 3, 2019
1:00pm to 8:30pm

Dia de los Muertos 2019

Experience the excitement and discover the meaning of El Dia de los Muertos, (the Day of the Dead) in downtown Lincoln!...

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