Seward, 4th of July City

Since 1868, Seward has, with but few interruptions, sponsored a yearly 4th of July celebration which… Read More

Tall Grass Prairie

This rest site is near the center of Nebraska‚Äôs tall-grass prairie on the eastern edge of the hunting… Read More

Beaver Crossing, Nebraska

The original site of Beaver Crossing was located about three miles to the northwest. Here a trail from… Read More

The Beaver Crossing Mill

This millstone is believed to be from the gristmill built by William Smith in 1871 on the Big Blue River… Read More

The Big Blue River

Except for the occasional Indian or white hunting parties, the scenic valley of the Big Blue River was… Read More

Plum Creek Prairie Historic Site

On January 2, 1863, Robert T. Gale filed the first homestead in Seward County, then "Greene County."… Read More