Missouri

Browse the best Missouri roadside attractions, tourist traps, road food, and more at Silly America. Plan your next road trip through Missouri and find all the most iconic (and silliest) sites along the way!

The Gateway Arch in St. Louis, Missouri.

The Gateway Arch in St. Louis, Missouri

I had only ever driven past St. Louis’s Gateway Arch twice before: on my way into and out of Missouri last summer on a road trip around the state. At 630 feet tall and 630 feet wide, the Arch is the tallest national monument in the United States, making it an easy icon to spot from...

A&W Burger Family, a roadside attraction in Rolla, Missouri

A&W Burger Family in Rolla, Missouri

The A&W Burger Family is a fiberglass family of hamburger and root beer loving characters. The members of the burger family were introduced in 1963 to correspond with the menu of Canadian A&W fast food restaurants. Burgers came is four familial sizes — Papa Burger, Mama Burger...

Flopsy the Jackalope with a Sinclair Station Dinosaur in Missouri

When Flopsy met Sinclair…

What happens when a Jackalope meets a dinosaur for the first time? Flopsy: Who is this big green guy? Dino: I’m Sinclair the dinosaur! Flopsy: Weeee! You’re fun Sinclair! Dino: You’re fun too! I wish you didn’t have to go! Flopsy: You should come with! Sinclair:...

Large Pink Elephant in Fenton, Missouri

Large Pink Elephant in Fenton, Missouri

When you road trip the country in search of weird and silly roadside attractions one thing is inevitable: you will find monuments with reoccurring themes. Case in point: the large pink elephant. Why the big pink elephant is such a popular roadside attraction in America, I can’t say...

World's Largest Pecan in Brunswick, Missouri

Video Recap of the 2009 Missouri Road Trip!

A few weekends ago I took off for a road trip around Missouri! It was an awesome time and we saw a LOT! Here’s a video montage of a bunch of the crazy stops…The World’s Largest Fork! The World’s Largest Rocking Chair! The World’s Largest Pecan! And much much...

Town Topic Hamburgers in Kansas City, Missouri

Town Topic Hamburgers in Kansas City, Missouri

Another Missouri road trip food stop we visited based off the suggestions in the book Hamburger America was Town Topic, an old little hamburger stand not too far off from the garment district’s giant needle and a must-stop place to eat on a Missouri road trip. The restaurant we...

Stupid Stick at Sweetie Pie's in St. Louis, Missouri.

Stupid Stick at Sweetie Pie’s in St Louis, Missouri

Stupid Questions? Here’s Your Answer!!! Sweetie Pie’s Stupid Stick.
Beware of what might happen if you ask a stupid question at Sweetie Pie’s in St. Louis…
Sweetie Pies at the Mangrove
(314) 371-0304
4270 Manchester Ave
St Louis, MO 63110