States by Attractions

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Can you name the states by some of their attractions?

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Lucy the Elephant, just south of a popular gambling city
The nearly two-millennium-old Pharr [Native American burial] Mounds, near mile 287 of the Natchez Trace Parkway
Site of the world's largest hot air balloon festival, inaugurated in 1972
Arthur Bryant's Barbeque, which, among many other restaurants in the city, some people consider to have the best BBQ in the country.
Carhenge
Skyline Drive; Shenandoah National Park
Home of the Grand Ole Opry
The Rocky Hill Ferry: the oldest continuously operating ferry in the U.S.
Devil's Tower, the nation's first National Monument
A National Historic Site honoring nine students who attended the capital city's Central High School
The nation's least populous state capital
Virginia City, a silver mining town once called 'the richest city in America'
The real-life covered bridges of Madison County
(Quite literally) South of the Border, a tourist trap along I-95
Site of the Battle of Little Bighorn, also known as Custer's Last Stand
The Spud Drive In [movie theater], in the town of Driggs, just west of a national park
Wall Drug; also, about 400 miles' worth of signs advertising it
The 2,063-foot KVLY-TV broadcast tower; tallest man-made structure in the world from 1963-1970 and 1991-2008
Kennebunkport, a lobster-fishing town near George H. W. Bush's summer home
Facebook headquarters
The Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, the state's third-largest city
The Mount Washington Cog Railway
The largest beer-brewing facility in the world
A 'museum-quality replica' of the Santa Maria, appropriately located in the state's largest city
Scranton, principal setting of 'The Office'
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The Dalton Highway, host to two seasons of a popular History Channel show
Castillo de San Marcos -- a Spanish; British; Spanish, U.S.; Confederate; and U.S. fort.
Fort Clatsop, Lewis and Clark's camp for the winter of 1805–06
The Talladega Superspeedway
Waterfire, a series of canal bonfires, near an Ivy League university in the state's largest city
The United States Bullion Depository (which would be a more popular attraction if it were open to the public)
Cloud Gate, a reflective bean-like sculpture in Millennium Park
London Bridge. Yes, that one.
‘Iolani Palace, the only building that served as a royal palace, in the United States
Nickelodeon Universe, which replaced Camp Snoopy in a famous mall
The New River Gorge Bridge, over a valley in the Appalachians; for a while the highest (above-ground level) vehicular bridge in the Western Hemisphere
Site of an infamous defeat at the hands of General Santa Anna
The [University of] Notre Dame Stadium
Observation Park, an overlook of the longest runway of RDU
Rehoboth Beach; and tax-free places to stay nearby
The CNN Center, whose atrium features the longest freestanding escalator in the world
The Civil War battle site Antietam
Forks, the setting for a popular series of vampire books
At 450 feet, the tallest State Capitol building in the country
The Bonneville Salt Flats
The Henry Ford Museum
Site of a National Memorial established October 7, 1997, for an incident two years prior
A monument northwest of the town of Lebanon, denoting the geographic center of the contiguous 48 states
Katz's Delicatessan, where a woman wanted what Sally 'had'
House on the Rock, a massive architectural spite to Frank Lloyd Wright near Taliesin, featuing the so-called 'world's largest indoor carousel'

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