Alamogordo, New Mexico: World's Largest Pistachio Nut

30 feet tall, and painted in bright colors not seen in other giant nuts.

McGinn's Pistachio Tree Ranch

Address:
7320 US Hwy 54-70, Alamogordo, NM
Directions:
McGinn's Pistachio Tree Ranch. West side of US Hwy 54/70 roughly midway (five miles) between US Hwy 70 in Tularosa and US Hwy 82 in Alamogordo.
Phone:
575-437-0602
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Alamogordo, New Mexico - World’s Largest Pistachio Nut Is Blessed
World’s Largest Pistachio Nut: The World's Largest Pistachio Nut was officially dedicated and blessed by a priest from nearby La Luz. [05/03/2009] Complete Story...

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Pistachio Nut. World's Largest Pistachio Nut

Baller. This thing is huge. The nuts and wine are good, and the folks are really nice.

[Lauren R., 07/24/2014]
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Great nuts, wines and an assortment of goodies. They also have this cool animatronic old western cowboy that gives tells you the history of the farm.

[Lisa Gorog, 12/23/2012]
World's Largest Pistachio. Giant Pistachio

The World's Largest (fake) Pistachio Nut! Looks incredibly awesome, and extremely visible from the road!

[Shea Listwon, 01/09/2010]
World's Largest Pistachio Sculpture

Giant pistachio nut, 30 ft. high, on Hwy 54 between Alamogordo and Tularosa NM. Sculpture built by Bar M Construction contains 5 yards of concrete and is covered by about 35 gallons of paint. Anchored by thick concrete 4-ft in diameter and 9 ft down.

Plaque at base honors the founder of Tree Farm, the late Tom MCGinn, who loved visiting roadside attractions or Americana, as he called it. There's a gift shop.

[Irma Roth, 05/24/2009]

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