Homestead National Monument
Beatrice Area - Self-Guided Tour

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Full Day - Half Day #1 - Half Day #2 - Half Day #3

Full Day Itinerary
9:00 am Arrive at the Homestead Heritage Center
Welcome to Homestead National Monument of America
9:15 am Legacy the Homestead Act
Talk with a Park Ranger
10:00 am Land of Dreams ~ Homesteading America
Feature Film
10:30 am Tour the Homestead Heritage Center
Roam the interactive exhibits
Visit the bookstore and gift shop
Visit a homesteader cabin
Hike the tallgrass prairie trails
Special tour of the museum collection
12:00 pm Enjoy Lunch
at the Monument’s picnic area or
at one of the many restaurants in Beatrice
1:30 pm Tour the Homestead Education Center
Explore the Farm Implement Room
Special demonstration - cornhusking, soap making...
2:30 pm Visit the 1872 Freeman School
With a Park Ranger
3:00 pm Depart
Half Day #1 Itinerary
9:00 am Arrive at the Homestead Heritage Center
Welcome to Homestead National Monument of America
9:15 am Legacy the Homestead Act
Talk with a Park Ranger
10:00 am Land of Dreams ~ Homesteading America
Feature Film
10:30 am Tour the Homestead Heritage Center
Roam the interactive exhibits
Visit the bookstore and gift shop
Visit a homesteader cabin
Hike the tallgrass prairie trails
Special Demonstration - cornhusking…
Special tour of the museum collection
12:00 pm Depart
Half Day #2 Itinerary
9:00 am Arrive at the Homestead Heritage Center
Welcome to Homestead National Monument of America
9:15 am Legacy the Homestead Act
Talk with a Park Ranger
9:30 am Land of Dreams ~ Homesteading America
Feature Film
10:00 am Tour the Homestead Heritage Center
Roam the interactive exhibits
Visit the bookstore and gift shop
Visit a homesteader cabin
Hike the tallgrass prairie trails
11:00 am Tour the Homestead Education Center
Explore the Farm Implement Room
View special exhibitions
12:00 pm Depart
Half Day #3 Itinerary
9:00 am Arrive at the Homestead Heritage Center
Welcome to Homestead National Monument of America
9:15 am Legacy the Homestead Act
Talk with a Park Ranger
9:30 am Land of Dreams ~ Homesteading America
Feature Film
10:00 am Tour the Homestead Heritage Center
Roam the interactive exhibits
Visit the bookstore and gift shop
Visit a homesteader cabin
Hike the tallgrass prairie trails
10:45 am Tour the Homestead Education Center
Explore the Farm Implement Room
View special exhibitions
11:30 am Visit the 1872 Freeman School
With a Park Ranger
12:00 pm Depart