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Chappell
Chappell

Travelers see grain elevators along I-80, but none with a paint job like the Farmers Elevator in Chappell. An American flag 52 feet by 100 feet is painted on its south side. The nine-hole Chappell Golf Course. Chappell Lake is just north of the interchange and offers fishing, native grasses, wildf

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B-24 Bomber Crash Site
B-24 Bomber Crash Site

Plane Caught Fire During a Thunderstorm An access road on the south side of I-80 leads three miles to the B-24 Bomber Crash Site. On June 7, 1944, a bomber en route from Lincoln to the West Coast caught fire during a thunderstorm. The pilot descended to 500 feet, but the plane exploded just s

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Pony Express 9-Mile Station Marker
Pony Express 9-Mile Station Marker

Change Horses and Keep Riding Fast! History buffs will find the Pony Express 9-Mile Station Marker near the northeast quadrant of the I-80 interchange.  For more information, call Chappell Tourist Information at (308) 874-2401 or visit www.chappellne.org.

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Bergstrom Rock & Gem Collection
Bergstrom Rock & Gem Collection

Enjoy Art in Chappell The Chappell Memorial Art Gallery is part of the Chappell Public Library, 289 Babcock, which is also home to the Bergstrom Rock and Gem Collection, including mastodon fossils, and polished stones and gems. How did Chappell get such collections? Orianna Ward Chappell, wif

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Chappell Memorial Art Gallery
Chappell Memorial Art Gallery

Fine Art in Chappell The reproductions at the Chappell Memorial Art Gallery are so good that they were long thought to be Rembrandt originals. The gallery is part of the Chappell Public Library, 289 Babcock. For more information, call Chappell Tourist Information at (308) 874-2401 or visit ww

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Sudman-Neumann Heritage House
Sudman-Neumann Heritage House

First House to Have Electric Lights and Running Water The Sudman-Neumann Heritage House at Fifth and Vincent streets is restored to its 1911 glory and filled with period furniture and open 2-4 p.m. Sundays, or call (308) 874-3441 for an appointment.  For more information, call Ch

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Chappell Lake
Chappell Lake

Catch Largemouth Bass, Catfish and Walleye Chappell Lake is just north of the interchange and offers fishing, native grasses, wildflowers and public rest rooms.  For more information, call Chappell Tourist Information at (308) 874-2401 or visit www.chappellne.org.

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Chappell Golf Course
Chappell Golf Course

Enjoy Chappell's Public Golf Course  Chappell is a convenient stop for travelers looking for golf, camping or fishing. The nine-hole Chappell Golf Course. For more information, call Chappell Tourist Information at (308) 874-2401 or visit www.chappellne.org.

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Giant American Flag on Silo
Giant American Flag on Silo

Huge Flag Celebrates America Travelers see grain elevators aplenty along I-80, but none with a paint job like the Farmers Elevator in Chappell. An American flag measuring 52 feet by 100 feet is painted on its south side. The curves of the silos make the flag look like it’s blowing in the wi

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