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Alliance
Alliance
Cowboys and Carhenge

  Photo by Christopher Amundson   Alliance has a long lineage of agriculture, business, industry and railroading. Rogues, rascals and visionaries have colored the town’s history since its very beginnings in 1888. Alliance has grown from a frontier town to a bustling community

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Box Butte Avenue
Box Butte Avenue

Alliance Offers Historic Main Street Attractions Alliance’s downtown brick-lined main street, Box Butte Avenue, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is an active Historic Main Street organization. There are numerous shops, restaurants and other businesses in the downtown

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Alliance Air Base, Veteran's Cemetery & Museum
Alliance Air Base, Veteran's Cemetery & Museum

Deep Military History Among People of Alliance During World War II, Alliance was home to the Alliance Air Base, a site chosen for its proximity to the Sandhills, which were considered excellent for parachute and ammunition training. The 507th Parachute Infantry Regiment trained here before landin

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Parks in Alliance
Parks in Alliance

Alliance Offers Beautiful City Parks With 140 acres of public space, Alliance is proud of its extensive park system. Central Park is the city’s oldest, and its Central Park Fountain is on the National Register of Historic Places. Other Alliance parks include Laing Lake and Bower Park, and t

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Dobby's Frontier Town
Dobby's Frontier Town

Photo by Christopher Amundson   Give Pioneer Life a Try Dobby’s Frontier Town, 320 E. 25th St., is a historic village with buildings from the 1890s through Prohibition. Kenneth “Dobby” Lee lamented the decay of early frontier buildings, so he began hauling them to his A

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Carnegie Arts Center
Carnegie Arts Center

Public Sculpture Garden in Alliance The Carnegie Arts Center is a gallery featuring local and regional artists. This center hosts renowned art shows such as installations of original Rembrandt and Albrecht Durer prints. It is housed in a historic 1911 building at 204 W. Fourth St. Open 10 a.m.-4

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Knight Museum & Sandhills Center
Knight Museum & Sandhills Center

Nebraska Memorabilia and Genealogy in Alliance Displays at the 19,000-square-foot Knight Museum and Sandhills Center span many aspects of western life, including an extensive display of Native American artifacts, railroad memorabilia, military history from the Indian Wars to Alliance’s Wor

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Carhenge
Carhenge
Nebraska's Version of Stonehenge

Visit Nebraska's Version of Stonehenge. It's called Carhenge! Two-and-a-half miles north of Alliance on Highway 87, Carhenge is perhaps the strangest attraction in Nebraska. The full-scale replica of England’s famous Stonehenge is built entirely from old cars. Local resident Jim Reinders g

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