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 25, 2020
1:00pm to 4:00pm

Celebrating Nebraska's Black Leaders

We know Martin Luther King Jr. was a national leader, but he was also an experienced community leader working with...

February 5, 2020
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...

February 15, 2020
1:00pm to 2:15pm

Nebraskans, Their Dogs, and World War II

Did you know that nearly 5000 dogs were trained in the Dogs for Defense program at Fort Robinson during World War 2? Join...

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