Howard County was established in 1871, the same year St. Paul was established and named the first county seat. In 1877 the first courthouse was built. By 1912 county officials were interested in repla... Howard County Courthouse
St. Paul's Baseball Museum is devoted to illustrating the careers of 114 Major League Baseball players with Nebraska roots. All 114 players have made it to the Major Leagues of American Baseball. Five have been inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame: Grover Cleveland Alexander - 1938
Besides the Museum of Nebraska's Baseball Greats be sure to see these other baseball-related sites and events.
* Historic Baseball Mural - Howard Avenue on the historic Cushman Building in the city park.
* American Legion Baseball Fields - Declared as some of the best in the state.
Some of the rich ethnic heritage of Howard County is seen through its historic churches. At one time, the county had 12 Danish Lutheran churches. This tour includes 10 churches that have stood the test of time to bring the beauty and history to generations for over 100 years.