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The Druids got nowhere near the prairie of the Nebraska panhandle, but they might've felt at home here, at a Stonehenge replica made of junked cars.
More than 50,000 items in 28+ buildings. Where else can you see a piece of the tin foil used on Edison's first phonograph, and a monkey wrench exhibit?
The former Strategic Air Command Museum replaced bombs and white-knuckle brinksmanship with a kinder, gentler world of aircraft gazing.
Boys Town, Nebraska
In the philamatic museum, this unique achievement was assembled by sticky fingers and tongues of Boys Town.
Feast your eyes on a parka made of seal intestines.
The largest city museum between Denver and Chicago displays important Kool-Aid historical artifacts, including the bulbous Kool-Aid Man suit (before he became a digital fake).
Log arch stretches across I-80 and contains an oddly overblown, multi-million-dollar, multi-media extravaganza about traveling through Nebraska.
Military might, along with a replica of America's hasty retreat from Saigon, draws passersby off of the interstate.
North Platte, Nebraska
Fake stockade fort with sentinel mannequins. Sheltered within are a Muffler Man, a giant gift shop, a two-headed calf, and the world's largest animated miniature Wild West Show.
Built by a man from 1975 who vowed not to be forgotten.
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- Alliance: Carhenge
- Ashland: Strategic Air Command and Aerospace Museum
- Big Springs: Caterpillar of Tires [tips]
- Boys Town: World's Largest Ball of Stamps
- Chadron: Museum of the Fur Trade
- Hastings: Andy the Footless Goose
- Hastings: Birthplace of Kool-Aid
- Hastings: Kool-Aid: Discover the Dream
- Kearney: The Archway
- Lexington: Fall of Saigon, Recreated
- Lincoln: Big, Clanging Head of Bricks [tips]
- Minden: Harold Warp's Pioneer Village
- Nebraska City: River Country Nature Center: Taxidermy Chicken Coop [tips]
- North Platte: Fort Cody Trading Post
- North Platte: Muffler Man - Indian [tips]
- Ogallala: Petrified Wood Art [tips]
- Omaha: Union Pacific Big Boy [tips]
- Omaha: Freedom Park - Submarine and Minesweeper on Land [tips]
- Omaha: 15-Foot-Tall Fork with Pasta [tips]
- Paxton: Ole's Big Game Steakhouse and Lounge [tips]
- Scotia: Happy Jack Chalk Mine Tour [tips]
- Seward: World's Largest Time Capsule