3210 N. 6th Street
Beatrice, NE 68310
Phone: (402) 223-3536
Fax: (402) 228-4666
Homestead National Monument of America
Mo to Fr from 08:30 AM to 05:00 PM,Sa to Su from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PMHomestead National Monument of America is a symbolic celebration of the Homestead Act of 1862. This Act completely transformed the lives of Americans forever, it facilitated a qualified citizen to claim a certain amount of federal land and in return he will maintain and cultivate that land for five years. Here, visitors can explore the Heritage Center, Palmer-Epard Cabin and Education Center.