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


September 4, 2019
10:30am to 12:30pm

Homeschool Wednesdays


Homeschool families are invited to the Nebraska History Museum for a fun new learning series offered the first...

September 8, 2019
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Bayard Pioneer Days at Chimney Rock


Join us at the Chimney Rock Visitor Center to for some fun events as part of the annual Bayard Pioneer Days!...

September 19, 2019
12:00pm to 1:00pm

How Do Archeologists Know Where to Dig?

How do you know hold old that is? Which tribe lived here? How much is this stuff worth? Can you keep it? Do you ever find...

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