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 24, 2017
1:00pm to 3:30pm

History Bike Ride

Join us for a bike ride tour of Lincoln's 19th Century Homes. Meet at the Kennard House at 1627 H Street. Cost is $15, $...

September 24, 2017
1:30pm to 3:30pm

Archeology of the Sand Hills and High Plains


Celebrate Nebraska Archeology Month at the Knight Museum in Alliance! Nebraska State Historical Society...

October 2, 2017
12:00pm to 12:15pm

Noon Bites

Lunchtime is precious. Before you grab a bite to eat, stop by the Nebraska History Museum for a quick bite of history! In...

Yearly memberships start at $32

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