List of largest roadside attractions

This is a list of verifiably notable roadside attractions.

AsiaEdit

 
Three-headed elephant of Erawan Museum, Thailand

ThailandEdit

EuropeEdit

North AmericaEdit

CanadaEdit

 
The Big Nickel is a 9-metre-tall (30 ft) replica of a Canadian nickel.

AlbertaEdit

New BrunswickEdit

OntarioEdit

ManitobaEdit

United StatesEdit

 
Built in 1924, The Bottle, also known as the Nehi Inn, was one of the first "world's largest" roadside attractions. Despite the attraction itself being destroyed by fire in 1933, the community of The Bottle, Alabama still bears the name of its famous attraction.

AlabamaEdit

CaliforniaEdit

GeorgiaEdit

IllinoisEdit

IowaEdit

KansasEdit

MichiganEdit

 
55-foot (17 m) fiberglass statue of the Jolly Green Giant in Blue Earth, Minnesota

MinnesotaEdit

New JerseyEdit

 
Lucy the Elephant, Margate, NJ

North DakotaEdit

OhioEdit

 
World's largest basket, Newark, OH

Rhode IslandEdit

WashingtonEdit

West VirginiaEdit

WisconsinEdit

 
The World's Largest Musky, at the National Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame; Hayward, WI.

OceaniaEdit

AustraliaEdit

New ZealandEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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