Alliance, Nebraska: Carhenge

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.

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The state of Nebraska has made some alterations in their highway system! Carhenge is no longer located on Hwy. 385. It's now on Hwy. 87, 2 1/2 miles north of Alliance. If you can find a local "Nebraska Panhandle" tourist map, the roads are correct; the 2000 State of Nebraska highway map is incorrect. Also when in the area, do be sure to check out the "rest stop" located 1/2 to 1 mile further north from Carhenge.

[Nola, 08/29/2000]


Carhenge Art Reserve

Carhenge now promotes itself as a "Car Art Reserve". New "art" made from car parts has been added. This picture shows a fish with a dinosaur in the background.

[Steve Grimm, 10/11/1999]
Carhenge Highway Relocated

The highway's being moved away from Alliance, NE's Carhenge. US 385 is being relocated; when completed and reopened in late Fall 1999, Carhenge will be 3.5 miles off US 385, on highway NE 87.... [06/19/1999] Complete News Story


Hwy 87, Alliance, NE
On the east side of Hwy 87, three miles north of town. Midway between Logan and Madison Rds.
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Dobby's Frontier TownDobby's Frontier Town, Alliance, NE - 2 mi.
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American Flag House, Crawford, NE - 46 mi.

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