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Lucas, Kansas: World's Largest Souvenir Travel Plate

Built in 2007 out of an old satellite dish by artist Erika Nelson. The colorful plate serves as a Welcome sign, and is covered with images of all the other oddball things you can see in Lucas.

Hwy 18, Lucas, KS
East edge of town, on the west side of Hwy 18, just south of and across the highway from the K-18 Cafe, gas station, and airfield.
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World's Largest Souvenir Plate

The plate sustained some storm damage, but was repaired and repainted in the Summer of 2018.

[Carla Prael, 09/08/2018]

A hailstorm damaged the plate in April 2015; it looked pretty ragged when we saw it a year later. Artist Erika Nelson, who created the plate, began restoring and repainting it in 2017. She finished a year later. Now it looks great again!

Travel plate.

World's Largest Souvenir Travel Plate

Needs a touch up, but still there.

[Tim Martini/Exploring The Obscure, 11/10/2015]

The old satellite dish, which is slowly surrendering to the elements, was made to resemble a souvenir plate for the folk art-crazy town of Lucas.

Nearby Offbeat Places

The Garden of EdenThe Garden of Eden, Lucas, KS - < 1 mi.
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In the region:
Mini-Motel in 1930s Gas Station, Cawker City, KS - 32 mi.

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