The World's Largest Strawberry in Strawberry Point, Iowa - The Best Iowa Roadside Attractions

World’s Largest Strawberry in Strawberry Point, Iowa

I love this roadside attraction BERRY much — and I hope you do too. It’s the world’s largest strawberry in Strawberry Point, Iowa. Strawberry Point, Iowa is billed as “The Sweetest Place to Grow” so it’s only fitting that they have a roadside attraction dedicated to their sweet namesake that grows far beyond normal size. … Read more

World's Largest Truckstop in Iowa - Iowa 80 Truck stop - roadside attractions in Iowa

Iowa 80: The World’s Largest Truckstop in Iowa

If you’re driving on a road trip on Interstate 80 near the Iowa/Illinois border and find yourself needing gas, there’s only one choice for where to stop: Iowa 80, the world’s largest truckstop. In fact, you should probably stop even if you have a full tank. Because this gas station is a roadside attraction in … Read more

Nomade by artist Jaume Plensa | Figure made from white letters | Pappajohn Sculpture Park in Des Moines, Iowa

Pappajohn Sculpture Park in Des Moines, Iowa

Sculpture parks are always a roadside-attraction lover’s goldmine as they are often packed with weird and wonderful statues from a variety of artists around the world. As such, the John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park in Des Moines, Iowa did not disappoint. The John and Mary Pappajohn Sculpture Park is a 4.4 acre park located … Read more