See the 10 wonders of Nebraska

Take a journey through the natural, cultural and man-made marvels that prove Nebraska is much more than just a flyover state.

Every year, nearly half a million cranes stop over in Nebraska to rest and feed during their pilgrimage from southern North America to Canada.

Sandhill crane migration, Grand Island

Union Pacific's Bailey Yard is the largest railroad classification yard in the world. Every day, the yard caters to approximately 10,000 rail cars that need to be sorted.

Bailey Yard, North Platte

Housed in a former Union Station building, Durham Museum is a time capsule of a bygone era, with its Art Deco style and restored rail cars from the late 1800s and early 1900s.

Durham Museum, Omaha

This living history museum tells the story of settlers and Native Americans through art galleries, artifacts and recreations.

Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer, Grand Island

Nebraska attracts nature lovers and families to the Arbor Day Farm, where 260 acres of forest trails, gardens, and arboretum and other natural attractions await.

Arbor Day Farm, Nebraska City

Known for being a mile wide and an inch deep, Platte River is the country’s longest braided river.

Platte River, Kearney

In the middle of the Oglala National Grassland in far northwestern Nebraska, eroded sandstone rock formations and ancient fossils found at Toadstool Geological Park.

Toadstool Geological Park, Harrison

After living in England, Jim Reinders decided to build a replica of Stonehenge with 39 cars placed in the same positions as the mysterious rocks. The circle measures 96 feet.

Carhenge, Alliance

Rising 800 feet above the Platte River, Scotts Bluff served as a landmark and resting place for emigrants and Native Americans.

Scotts Bluff National Monument, Gering

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