Roadside Attractions

Pull over for America’s best roadside attractions. Explore the world’s largest things, weird museums, muffler men, tourist traps, and more in these archives of roadside attractions across the country.

Gemini Giant muffler man at the Launching Pad in Wilmington, Illinois

World’s Largest Golf Club in Casey, Illinois

Take a drive to this Illinois roadside attraction: the world’s largest golf club in Casey, Illinois. I’d say that it is definitely above par.  The world’s largest golf driver is 45 feet, 9.4 inches long and weighs 731 pounds. The giant clubhead is made from persimmon wood and the...

World's Largest Mailbox in Casey, Illinois

World’s Largest Mailbox in Casey, Illinois

This roadside attraction is first class and so big you’re going to want to visit posthaste. It’s the world’s largest mailbox in Casey, Illinois. Casey, Illinois is known for its big versions of normal-sized things. With twelve world-record holding world’s largest roadside attractions and...

Casey Illinois Attractions: Big Things in a Small Town - World's Largest Golf Tee in Casey, Illinois

World’s Largest Golf Tee in Casey, Illinois

I’m about to tee up the next roadside attraction: the world’s largest golf tee in Casey, Illinois. The giant golf tee is one of twelve record-holding world’s largest things in Casey, a small town known for thinking big.  The big tee measures 30 feet, 9 inches tall with a 6 foot 3-inch...

Gemini Giant muffler man at the Launching Pad in Wilmington, Illinois

Big Mouse Trap in Casey, Illinois

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! And while this roadside attraction might not be the world’s largest, your best laid plans in Casey should...

Casey Illinois Attractions: Big Things in a Small Town - World's Largest Pitchfork in Casey, Illinois

World’s Largest Pitchfork in Casey, Illinois

I think that this Illinois roadside attraction is pitch perfect. It’s the World’s Largest Pitchfork in Casey, Illinois. The giant pitchfork can be found near Richards Farm Restaurant in a small town that celebrates big things. Casey, Illinois holds twelve world records for world’s...

Gemini Giant muffler man at the Launching Pad in Wilmington, Illinois

World’s Largest Gavel in Marshall, Illinois

Other roadside attractions might want to take this record to court, but you can find the official world’s largest gavel in Marshall, Illinois, just outside of Casey. Big things creator Jim Bolin started creating world’s largest versions of everyday things in order to drive tourism to his...