The 10 Most Beautiful Towns In Nebraska, USA

Helen Armitage

Better known for its wide open spaces and iconic windmills, between its expansive grasslands and prairies Nebraska is home to a host of charming communities. From Scottsbluff in the west to Red Cloud, the town that inspired many a novel; we round up 10 of Nebraska’s most scenic towns.

Arbor Lodge, Nebraska City

Nebraska City

Nestled on the banks of the Missouri River on the border with Iowa, Nebraska City was founded in 1855 and is the state’s oldest incorporated city. Naturally, there’s a ton of historical wonders to entertain history buffs, from the Mayhew Cabin and John Brown’s Cave, Nebraska’s only recognized Underground Railroad site, to the beautiful Arbor Lodge State Historical Park, the former home of J. Sterling Morton, founder of Arbor Day. For a small town of around 7,000 Nebraska City certainly packs a busy cultural calendar and is best-known for the AppleJack Festival, held each September since 1969, which celebrates the start of the apple harvest.

Nebraska City, NE, USA

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