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Roadside attractions in the U.S

Roadside Attactions in the US

Last updated on July 15th, 2016 at 11:19 pm

Through out the United States there are a wide variety of attractions that make those who are road-tripping across our great nation stop and say, “was that just a _____(fill in the blank)?!” We have always said that the trip to your final destination makes the best memories! There is not a better moment to pull the car over and snap a funny picture or two than when you and your family drive up on a truly unique site. There are some people that make it a point to drive all over and see all of the attractions that they possibly can.

To make your roadside attraction visiting easier we’ve compiled a list of some of the great spots to stop and snap a memorable picture. If we’ve left your favorite off of the list let us know in the comments and we will be sure to add it!

U.S. Roadside Attractions

 

                Worlds Largest Raven    Alabama
World’s Largest Office Chair (Anniston)
World’s Largest Hog (Dothan)
World’s Largest Boll Weevil (Enterprise)
World’s Largest Brick (Montgomery)
World’s Largest Catfish (Troy)

Alaska
World’s Largest Santa Claus (North Pole)
World’s Largest Chocolate Waterfall (Anchorage)

Largest Revolving and Rotating GlobeArizona
World’s Largest Cow Skull (Amado)
World’s Largest Kokopelli (Camp Verde)
World’s Largest Kachina (Carefree)
World’s Largest Map of Old Route 66 (Meteor City)
World’s Largest Petrified Tree (Holbrook)

Arkansas
World’s Largest Spinach Can (Alma)
World’s Largest King Kong (Beaver)
World’s Largest Razorback (Berryville)
World’s Largest Charcoal Grill (Magnolia)
World’s Largest Raven (Ravenden)Worlds Largest Cow Skull

California
“Mr. Rex,” (Cabazon)
World’s Largest Thermometer (Baker)
World’s Largest Dinosaurs (Cabazon)
World’s Largest Artichoke (Castroville)
World’s Largest Yoyo (Chico)
World’s Largest Hammer Eureka)
World’s Largest Hamster Wheel (Point Loma)
World’s Largest Monk (Hillsborough)
Worlds Largest Paper CupWorld’s Largest Tortoise (Joshua Tree)
World’s Largest Raisin Box (Kingsburg)
World’s Largest Swedish Coffeepot (Kingsburg)
World’s Largest Paul Bunyan & Babe Blue Ox (Klamath)
World’s Largest Paper Cup (Riverside)
World’s Largest Blooming Vine (Sierra Madre)
World’s Largest Donut (Inglewood)

Colorado
World’s Largest Fork (Creede)

Florida
Largest Ball of TwineWorld’s Largest’s Bowling Pin (Tampa)
World’s Largest Cross (Orlando)

Georgia
World’s Largest Chicken (Marietta)
World’s Largest Peanut (Ashburn)

Illinois
World’s Largest Ketchup Bottle (Collinsville)
World’s Largest Abraham Lincoln Statue (Charleston)
World’s Largest Laundromat (Berwyn)
Worlds Largest Driller StatueWorld’s Largest Wind Chime (Casey)
World’s Largest Golf Tee (Casey)
World’s Largest Knitting Needles (Casey)
World’s Largest Crochet Hook (Casey)
World’s Largest Rocking Chair (Casey)
World’s Largest Mailbox (Casey)
World’s Largest Pitch Fork (Casey)
World’s Largest Bean (Chicago)

Indiana
World’s Largest Egg (Mentone)
World’s Largest Ball of Paint (Alexandria)
World’s Largest Sycamore Stump (Kokomo)
World’s Largest Preserved Steer “Old Ben” (Kokomo)
Worlds Largest PineappleWorld’s Largest Clock (Clarksville)

Iowa
World’s Largest Bull (Audubon)
Iowa’s Largest Frying Pan (Brandon)
Worlds Largest popcorn ball (Sac City)
World’s Largest Concrete Gnome (Reiman Gardens)
World’s Largest Truck Stop (Walcott)
World’s Largest Bullhead (Crystal Lake)

Kansas
World’s Largest Ball of Twine (Cawker City)s
World’s Largest Easel (Goodland)
World’s Largest “Gas Kan” Water Tower (Gas)
Worlds Largest Fire Hydrant 2World’s Largest Hairball (Garden City)
World’s Largest Hand Dug Well (Greensburg)
World’s Largest Spur (Abilene)
World’s Largest Prairie Dog (Oakley)

Kentucky
World’s Largest Baseball Bat (Louisville)
World’s Largest Rag Rug (Cave City)

Louisiana
World’s Largest Cross

MaineWorlds Largest Cuckoo Clock
World’s Largest Revolving and Rotating Globe (Yarmouth)

Maryland
World’s Largest Pencil (Glen Burnie)

Massachusetts
World’s Largest Clam Box (Ipswich)

Michigan
Worlds Largest Picnic TableWorld’s largest model tire (Allen Park)
World’s Largest Cherry Pie (Traverse City)
Former World’s Largest Cherry Pie (Charleviox)
World’s Largest Picnic Table (Olive)
World’s Largest Musical Fountain (Grand Haven)
World’s Largest Working Rifle (Ishpeming)
World’s Largest Running Chain Saw (Ishpeming)
World’s Largest Weathervane (Montague)
World’s Largest Crucifix (Indian River)
Worlds Largest Blue BugWorld’s Largest Lugnut (Lansing)
World’s Largest Indian (Ironwood)

Minnesota
World’s Largest Snowman (North St. Paul)
World’s Largest Fish (Rockville)
World’s Largest Prairie Chicken (Rothsay)
World’s Largest Pelican (Pelican Rapids)
World’s Largest Turkey (Frazee)
World’s Largest Loon (Vergas)
World’s Largest Tiger Muskie (Nevis)
Worlds Largest popcorn ballWorld’s Largest Walleye (Baudette)
World’s Largest Jolly Green Giant (Blue Earth)
World’s Largest Boot (Red Wing)
World’s Largest Ball of Twine by one man (Darwin)

Missouri
The Largest Fork (Springfield)
World’s Largest Hotdog Cart (Washington)
World’s Largest Goose (Sumner)
World’s Largest Pecan (Brunswick)
World’s Largest Rocking Chair (Fanning)
World’s Largest Underground Business Complex (Kansas City)
Worlds Largest BullWorld’s Largest Chess Piece (St. Louis)
World’s Largest Underwear (St. Louis City Museum)
World’s Largest Pencil (St. Louis City Museum)
World’s Largest Fork (Springfield)
Worlds Largest Water Bar (Excelsior Springs)

Nebraska
World’s Largest Porch Swing (Hebron)
World’s Largest Railroad Yard (North Platte)
Nebraska’s Largest Carrot (West Point)

New Mexico
Worlds Largest Rocking ChairWorld’s Largest Pistachio (Alamogordo)

New York
World’s Largest Kaleidoscope (Mount Tremper)

North Carolina
World’s Largest Bureaus (High Point)
World’s Largest Duncan Phyfe Chair (Thomasville)
World’s Largest Ten Commandments (Murphy)
World’s Largest Frying Pan (Rose Hil)
World’s Largest Strawberry (Ellerbe)

North Dakota
raisin signWorld’s Largest Holstein Cow (New Salem)
World’s Largest Buffalo (Jamestown)
World’s Largest Scrap Tin Sculptures (Gladstone)

Ohio
Longaberger headquarters (basket-shaped building) (Newark)
World’s Largest Apple Basket (Frazeysburg)
World’s Largest Cheese Wheel (Berlin)
World’s Largest Rubber Ink Stamp (Cleveland)
World’s Largest Outdoor Chandelier (Cleveland)
World’s Largest Pumpkin (Circleville)
World’s Largest Pumpkin Pie (New Bremen)
World’s Largest Radio (Columbus)
Worlds Largest Fire HydrantWorld’s Largest Corn Field (Dublin)
World’s Largest Crystal Ball (Westerville)
World’s Largest Loaf of Bread (Urbana)
World’s Largest Cuckoo Clock (Sugarcreek)
World’s Largest Horseshoe Crab Blanchester)
World’s Largest Gavel (Columbus)
World’s Largest Bear trap (Galloway)

Oklahoma
World’s Largest Driller Statue (Tulsa)
World’s Largest McDonald’s (Vinita)

Worlds Largest SpurOregon
World’s Largest Caveman (Grants Pass)

Pennsylvania
World’s Largest Yogi Bear (Cook Forest)
World’s Largest Shoe (Hellam)
World’s Largest Clothespin (Philadelphia)
World’s Largest Split Button (Philadelphia)
World’s Largest Paint Can (Interstate 81 between Chambersburg and Shippensburg)

Rhode Island
World’s Largest Blue Bug (a termite) (Providence)

South Carolina
World’s Largest Peach (Gaffney)
Baseball batWorld’s Largest Fire Hydrant (Columbia)

Texas
Cadillac Ranch (Amarillo)
World’s Largest Caterpillar (Italy)
World’s Largest Jackrabbit (Odessa)
World’s Largest Muleshoe (Muleshoe)
World’s Largest Pecan (Seguin)
World’s Largest Rattlesnake (Freer)
World’s Largest Roadrunner (Fort Stockton)
World’s Largest Watermelon (Luling)
Worlds Tallest Grandfather ClockWorld’s Largest Patio Chair (Dallas)

Utah
World’s Largest Fishing Fly

Virginia
World’s Largest Chair – Grove Park Mission (Bassett)
World’s Largest Star (Roanoke)
World’s Largest Ham (Smithfield)
World’s Largest Gorilla (Virginia Beach)
World’s Largest Sea Serpent (Virginia Beach)
World’s Largest Rollerskate (Warrenton)
World’s Largest Apple (Winchester)

Washington
World's Largest Picnic BasketWorld’s Largest Clam – Squirting (Long Beach)
World’s Largest Lava Lamp (proposed) (Soap Lake)
World’s Largest Paper Airplane (Mukilteo)
World’s Largest Cowboy Hat & Boots (Seattle)
World’s Largest Milk Bottle (maybe) (Spokane)
World’s Largest Wagon (Spokane)
World’s Largest Egg (Winlock)

West Virginia
World’s Largest Teapot (Chester)

Worlds Largest PeachWisconsin
World’s Largest Musky (Hayward)
World’s Largest Man on a Bike (Sparta)
World’s Largest Penny (Woodruff)
World’s Largest Soup Kettle (Laona)
World’s Tallest Grandfather Clock (Kewaunee)
Worlds Largest Teapot

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