Big Birdcage in Casey, Illinois roadside attraction

Big Birdcage in Casey, Illinois

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Casey, Illinois is a small town known for its big things. The town is home to over thirty roadside attractions, including twelve record holding world’s largest things! One of the most popular sites in Casey isn’t one of the world’s largest collection, but its big size and interactivity make it a well-beloved stop. Spread your wings and get ready to perch inside the the big birdcage in Casey, Illinois.

Big Birdcage in Casey, Illinois roadside attraction

The big birdcage is located in the downtown area, across from the World’s Largest Mailbox. It was made from oil tank scraps and leftover metal.

Visitors to the not officially world’s largest bird cage can step inside the massive wire frame, put on their best bird impression, and perch themselves on a working swing. It’s a fun stop to take a calming moment or get a fun Instagram selfie.

Big Birdcage in Casey, Illinois roadside attraction

Like many of the Casey roadside attractions, this one is accompanied by an appropriate scripture. This one, from Matthew 6:26: “Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow or reap or store away in barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not much more valuable than they?”

Want more local roadside attractions? Find everything to see in Casey, Illinois’s Big Things in a Small Town.

Big Birdcage in Casey, Illinois roadside attraction
Big Birdcage in Casey, Illinois roadside attraction
Big Birdcage in Casey, Illinois roadside attraction
Big Birdcage in Casey, Illinois roadside attraction
Big Birdcage in Casey, Illinois roadside attraction

Big Birdcage

Address: 26 West Main Street, Casey, Illinois
Cost: Free to See
Hours: Always Visible


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Casey, Illinois is a small town known for its big things. One of the most popular roadside attractions in Casey isn't one of the world's largest, but its big size and interactivity make it a well-beloved stop. Spread your wings and get ready to perch inside the the big birdcage in Casey, Illinois.  #IllinoisRoadsideAttractions #IllinoisRoadsideAttraction #RoadsideAttractions #RoadsideAttraction #RoadTrip #IllinoisRoadTrip #IllinoisWeekendGetaways #IllinoisWithKids #IllinoisRoadTripTravel
Casey, Illinois is a small town known for its big things. One of the most popular roadside attractions in Casey isn’t one of the world’s largest, but its big size and interactivity make it a well-beloved stop. Spread your wings and get ready to perch inside the the big birdcage in Casey, Illinois. #IllinoisRoadsideAttractions #IllinoisRoadsideAttraction #RoadsideAttractions #RoadsideAttraction #RoadTrip #IllinoisRoadTrip #IllinoisWeekendGetaways #IllinoisWithKids #IllinoisRoadTripTravel

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Val

Val is the founder and head road tripper at Silly America. Having grown up near Berwyn's famed car kabob, The Spindle, and a restaurant with a cow on its roof, her fascination with roadside attractions started early. Today, Val has visited over 300 roadside attractions across 31 states and is constantly on the lookout for the next BIG thing!

Val also blogs about her life, travels, and cats on her personal blog, Choosing Figs.

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