The Most Bizarre Or Embarrassing Landmark From Each State

It’s not easy being cheesy. A state park named after a penis euphemism. A giant toilet that you can fit your entire family into. Clowns, hobos and Jesus. If you’re planning a trip across America, make sure you hit a few of these absurd — or in some cases downright humiliating — claims to fame.

Alabama

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, alabama boll weevil monument

Boll Weevil Monument (Enterprise, AL)

Alaska

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, alaska world's largest santa

The World’s Largest Santa (Fairbanks, AK)

Arizona

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, arizona the thing

The Thing (Benson, AZ)

Arkansas

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, arkansas popeye

Popeye (Alma, AR)

California

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, california international banana museum

International Banana Museum (Mecca, CA)

Colorado

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, colorado blucifer horse

Blucifer, The Creepiest Horse in the World (Denver, CO)

Connecticut

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, connecticut cushing brain collection

Cushing Brain Collection (New Haven, CT)

Delaware

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, delaware miles the monster

Miles the Monster (Dover, DE)

Florida

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, florida world's largest chicken wing

World’s Largest Chicken Wing (Madeira Beach, FL)

Georgia

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, georgia jimmy carter peanut statue

Jimmy Carter Peanut Statue (Plains, GA)

Hawaii

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, hawaii kalaupapa leper colony

Kalaupapa Leper Colony (Kalaupapa, HI)

Idaho

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, idaho dog bark inn

Dog Bark Inn (Cottonwood, ID)

Illinois

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, illinois christian science society

Christian Science Society (Dixon, IL)

Indiana

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, indiana world's biggest crapper

World’s Biggest Crapper (Columbus, IN)

Iowa

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, iowa hobo museum

Hobo Museum (Britt, IA)

Kansas

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, kansas largest ball of twine

World’s Largest Ball of Twine (Cawker City, KS)

Kentucky

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, kentucky big bone lick state park

Big Bone Lick State Park (Big Bone, KY)

Louisiana

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, louisiana abandoned six flags

Abandoned Six Flags (New Orleans, LA)

Maine

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, maine big jim the fisherman

Big Jim the Fisherman (Prospect Harbor, ME)

Maryland

accident maryland, funny town names

Accident (a town in Garrett County, MD)

Massachusetts

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, massachusetts turtle boy

Turtle Boy (Worcester, MA)

Michigan

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, michigan nun doll museum

Nun Doll Museum (Indian River, MI)

Minnesota

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, minnesota jolly green giant

Jolly Green Giant (Blue Earth, MN)

Mississippi

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, mississippi frog ant farm

Frog Ant Farm (Fayetteville, MS)

Missouri

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, missouri uranus fudge factory

Uranus Fudge Factory (St. Robert, MO)

Montana

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, montana peeping tom cowboy

Peeping Tom Cowboy (Kalispell, MT)

Nebraska

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, nebraska carhenge

Carhenge (Alliance, NE)

Nevada

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, nevada clown motel

The Clown Motel (Tonopah, NV)

New Hampshire

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, new hampshire redstone rocket

Redstone Rocket (Warren, NH)

New Jersey

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, new jersey lucy the elephant

Lucy the Elephant (Margate City, NJ)

New Mexico

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, new mexico world's largest pistachio

The World’s Largest Pistachio (Alamogordo, NM)

New York

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, new york hipster williamsburg

Hipster Williamsburg (Williamsburg, NY)

North Carolina

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, north caroline giant acorn

Giant Acorn (Raleigh, NC)

North Dakota

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, north dakota tommy turtle

Tommy Turtle (Bottineau, ND)

Ohio

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, ohio touchdown jesus

Touchdown Jesus (Monroe, OH)

Oklahoma

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, oklahoma spiderbug

Spiderbug (Lexington, OK)

Oregon

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, oregon world's largest pig hairball

The World’s Largest Pig Hairball (St. Benedict, OR)

Pennsylvania

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, intercourse pennsylvania

Intercourse (Intercourse, PA)

Rhode Island

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, road island big blue bug

Big Blue Bug (Providence, RI)

South Carolina

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, south carolina pedro

Pedro (Dillon, SC)

South Dakota

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, south dakota corn palace

Corn Palace (Mitchell, SD)

Tennessee

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, tennessee cooter's place

Cooter’s Place (Gatlinburg, TN)

Texas

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, texas world's largest squirrel

The World’s Largest Squirrel (Cedar Creek, TX)

Utah

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, utah victim of the beast 666 gravesite

Victim of the Beast 666 Gravesite (Salt Lake City, UT)

Vermont

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, vermont queen connie

Queen Connie (Leicester, VT)

Virginia

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, virginia giant roller skate

A 10-Foot-Tall Roller Skate (Bealeton, VA)

Washington

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, washington freemont troll

Fremont Troll (Seattle, WA)

West Virginia

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, mothman west virginia

Mothman (Point Pleasant, WV)

Wisconsin

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, giant hodag wisconsin

Giant Hodag (Rhinelander, WI)

Wyoming

most bizarre or embarrassing landmark from each state, big boy statue wyoming

Big Boy Statue (Wapiti, WY)