Covington, KY: Carroll Chimes Bell Tower (Glockenspiel) “Pied Piper”

This glockenspiel clock tower chimes on the hour, April through December. The Carroll Chimes bell tower has mechanical figures that show the story of the Pied Piper. Located in Main Strasse Village. Main Strasse Village is a restored 19th century German village. _________________________ FREE LOCATION: Main Strasse Village, next to … Continue reading

Grapevine, TX: Glockenspiel Clock Tower “Would Be Train Robbers”

Grapevine, Texas now has a new glockenspiel on their clock tower. This glockenspiel clock features two 9 foot characters: the would be train robbers, Nat Barrett & Willy Majors. Just before noon & 6:00 p.m., each day the figures come out to enact an attempt of a robbery. ________________ FREE … Continue reading

New Ulm, MN: Glockenspiel Clock

New Ulm’s carillon clock tower has a glockenspiel . The bells chime in Westminster style on the hour throughout the day. Special programmed music plays at noon, 3 & 5 p.m.. At those times, below the clock face you can watch three animated polka band figures perform. According to the … Continue reading

I-90 eastbound – (near Salem, SD): Large Framework TeePee (Tipi) at Rest Area

Rest area has a structure that consists of 8 large concrete pillars used to form the framework of a tee pee (or tipi). Stands about 56 feet high. Look at the base of the pillars for symbols of the Lakota Nation. Found along I-90 when traveling eastbound