What is there to do in Nebraska along I-80?

12 Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Nebraska

  • Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium.
  • Old Market in Omaha.
  • Strategic Air and Space Museum, Ashland.
  • Chimney Rock National Historic Site.
  • Haymarket District in Lincoln.
  • Scotts Bluff National Monument.
  • Golden Spike Tower in North Platte.
  • Indian Cave State Park.

Where can I stop I-80 in Nebraska?

Truck Stops on I-80 in Nebraska (switch state)

  • TRAVEL SHOP – 1700 S Highway 71 KIMBALL, NE, I-80.
  • BOSSELMAN TRAVEL CENTER Interstate 80 BIG SPRING, NE, I-80 Exit 107.
  • TOTAL – Interstate 80 BIG SPRINGS, NE, I-80 Exit 107.
  • HAPPY JACK 675 Road West F S BRULE, NE, I-80 Exit 117.

Where can I stop driving in Nebraska?

The 15 Best Nebraska Roadside Attractions (in no particular order):

  • Carhenge.
  • Hay Bale Rest Stop.
  • Stile di Famiglia (Family Style) Giant Fork with Spaghetti.
  • Fort Cody Trading Post.
  • Museum of the Fur Trade.
  • World’s Largest Porch Swing.
  • 7. Lee’s Legendary Marbles & Collectibles & The World’s Largest Collection of Marbles.

What food is Nebraska known for?

The state is rich with culinary heritage evident in local favorites like chicken-fried steak, Indian tacos, fried-onion burgers and, of course, barbecue.

Can you sleep at rest stops Nebraska?

Sleeping at rest areas is not, in itself, illegal. However, there are time restraints and designated areas for trucks. Nebraska State Patrol Lt. Chris Kolb said there is a four-hour time limit for staying parked in a rest area.

Can you sleep in your car in Nebraska?

Yes, in effect. NDOT has no rules against sleeping in your vehicle while at a rest area. And because Nebraska rest areas are open 24 hours a day, you are welcome to arrive in the evening and stay up to 10 hours maximum. Just make sure you sleep inside your vehicle, and not pitch a tent, or sleep on a picnic table.

Where is the archway on I-80 in Nebraska?

Make your Nebraska road trip an epic adventure. Visit the Archway at I-80 Exit 275 in Kearney. Our personal audio guides let you set the pace as you experience about 180 years of American history in about an hour. Then, plan the rest of your travels with free information from our Nebraska Visitor Center.

What are the best things to see in Nebraska?

Below are the 15 best roadside attractions in Nebraska: from a replica of Stonehenge made out of cars to a giant fork twirling spaghetti to a couple of kooky museums to a handful of weird world’s largest things. You won’t want to miss any of these bucket list worthy tourist traps and road trips stops on your vacation.

How long is the arch in Kearney NE?

You can spend a little over an hour or an entire afternoon at the Archway. Take advantage of everything the Archway has to offer. Our admission charge applies only to our historical exhibit. All other areas are admission free. Make the Archway, at I-80 Exit 275 in Kearney, NE, part of your travel adventure.

Which is the largest Western gift store in Nebraska?

“Nebraska’s Largest Souvenir and Western Gift Store” is surrounded by towering wooden stockades, covered wagons, a 30-foot tall Buffalo Bill cutout, and a giant Indian muffler man. Inside, it’s just as crazy. With a wide selection of souvenirs, a miniature Wild West show, and an old west exhibit (featuring a two-headed calf).