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


June 20, 2019
10:30am to 12:30pm

Mad Science at the Museum: Kitchen Science

Join us for this FREE summer programming at the Nebraska History Museum to learn how history and science collide!...

June 20, 2019
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Brown Bag Lecture: Ho for Lincoln! The Promis...

African American migration to the Great Plains during the nineteenth century transformed the social, political, economic...

June 25, 2019
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Nebraska Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Join us June 25 at the Nebraska State Capitol to celebrate the induction of Thomas Rogers Kimball into the ...

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