Unique places to see in the U.S.
Carhenge, replicates Stonehenge and consists of a circle of cars, 3 standing trilithons within the circle, the heel stone, slaughter stone, and 2 station stones and includes a “Car Art Preserve” with sculptures made from cars and parts of cars.
Located just north of Alliance, Nebraska, Carhenge is formed from vintage American automobiles, painted gray to replicate Stonehenge. Built by Jim Reinders as a memorial to his father, it was dedicated at the June 1987 summer solstice.
Carhenge is open all day, every day!
Admission to Carhenge is a FREE attraction site, however, donations are gladly accepted to assist with preservation, maintenance, and upgrades. June 2014 – Carhenge named as one of the top 3 Quirky Landmarks by USA Today.
Visit the web site for more details and to check out their calender of events.
Photo courtesy of Carhenge
Take a drive down the Enchanted Highway. Large classic art sculptures adorning the landscape along the Enchanted Highway in western North Dakota. Add this to your bucket list, must see unique sculptures, including Geese in Flight, Deer Crossing, Grasshoppers, Fisherman’s Dream, Pheasants on the Prairie, Teddy Roosevelt Rides Again,Tin Family.
Be sure to stop by the gift shop to pick up a miniature sculpture of your favorite.
Visit the North Dakota Tourism web site more more details on this whimsical and unique roadside attraction.