Historical Sites around Alden, KS

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Arbor Lodge State Historical Park

Arbor Lodge State Historical Park
2600 Arbor Avenue
Nebraska City, NE
This beautiful estate in Nebraska City was home to J. Sterling Morton, founder of Arbor Day. From its beginning in 1855 as a four-room frame house,...
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Ashfall Fossil Beds State Historical Park

Ashfall Fossil Beds State Historical Park
86930 517th Ave
Royal, NE
About 12 million years ago, a volcano in southwest Idaho spread a blanket of ash over a very large area. One or two feet of this powdered glass cov...
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Battle of Carthage State Historic Site

Battle of Carthage State Historic Site
Chestnut Street
Carthage, MO
The Battle of Carthage was the earliest full-scale battle of the Civil War, preceding Bull Run by 11 days. Battle of Carthage State Historic Site c...
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Battle of Island Mound State Historic Site

Battle of Island Mound State Historic Site
4837 NW County Road
Butler, MO
The Battle of Island Mound marked the first time that African-American troops were engaged in Civil War combat, nearly a year before the battle dep...
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Brown V. Board of Education National Historic Site

Brown V. Board of Education National Historic Site
1515 SE Monroe Street
Topeka, KS
The story of Brown v. Board of Education, which ended legal segregation in public schools, is one of hope and courage. When the people agreed to be...
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Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park

Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park
2921 Scouts Rest Ranch Rd
North Platte, NE
Home of famed showman scout William F. "Buffalo Bill" Cody, Buffalo Bill Ranch SHP at North Platte recaptures the life and career of the famed Pony...
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Fort Atkinson State Historical Park

Fort Atkinson State Historical Park
201 S 7th St
Fort Calhoun, NE
The first U.S. military post west of the Missouri River, Fort Atkinson was established in 1820 on recommendation of the Lewis and Clark Expedition....
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Fort Hartsuff State Historical Park

Fort Hartsuff State Historical Park
82038 Fort Avenue
Burwell, NE
Located near Elyria, Fort Hartsuff is typical of Plains infantry outposts. It stood as a buffer between settlers and Indians in the North Loup Rive...
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Fort Kearny State Historical Park

Fort Kearny State Historical Park
1020 V Rd
Kearney, NE
Built to protect Overland Trail travelers, Fort Kearny SHP near Kearney was a stage station, home station for the Pony Express, outfitting depot fo...
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Fort Scott National Historic Site

Fort Scott National Historic Site
Old Fort Boulevard
Fort Scott, KS
Promises made and broken! A town attacked at dawn! Thousands made homeless by war! Soldiers fighting settlers! Each of these stories is a link in t...
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Harry S Truman Birthplace State Historic Site

Harry S Truman Birthplace State Historic Site
1009 Truman
Lamar, MO
See where “The Buck” started at Harry S Truman Birthplace State Historic Site. Visitors can view the small frame house where the future...
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John G. Neihardt State Historic Site

John G. Neihardt State Historic Site
306 W. Elm Street
Bancroft, NE
The John G. Neihardt Center is located on the property occupied by John Neihardt when he lived and worked in Bancroft, Nebraska. In the early 1960s...
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Osage Village State Historic Site

Osage Village State Historic Site
Hwy. C
Walker, MO
The quiet and peaceful hilltop scenery at Osage Village State Historic Site only hints at the presence of a village that once housed between 2,000 ...
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Rock Creek Station State Historical Park

Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
57426 710th Rd
Fairbury, NE
Rock Creek Station might have faded into obscurity, like so many other stage and Pony Express stations, except for one fateful day in 1861. On &nbs...
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Thomas Hart Benton Home and Studio State Historic Site

Thomas Hart Benton Home and Studio State Historic Site
3616 Belleview
Kansas City, MO
Thomas Hart Benton's life is present in both his home and his paintings, and both are preserved at Thomas Hart Benton Home and Studio State Histori...
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Watkins Woolen Mill State Historic Site

Watkins Woolen Mill State Historic Site
26600 Park Road North
Lawson, MO
Stepping on to the grounds of Watkins Woolen Mill State Historic Site is like stepping into 19th century pastorale. Many of the buildings...
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