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.
The big birdcage is located in the downtown area, across from the World’s Largest Mailbox and down the block from the World’s Largest Barshershop Pole and Big Pencil. 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.
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?”
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Address: 26 West Main Street, Casey, Illinois
Cost: Free to See
Hours: Always Visible