Wilson, Kansas: World's Largest Hand-Painted Czech Egg

The "Czech Capital of Kansas" features a giant egg -- at 22 feet long, it's America's largest. Arrived in 2012, painted in April 2015, mounted upright under gazebo in July 2016.
Address:
Ave. D, Wilson, KS
Directions:
East end of town. Corner of 27th St. (Old US 40) and Ave. D. I-70 exit 206, drive south two miles, then turn right at the stop sign onto 27th St.
Admission:
Free
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World's Largest Hand-Painted Czech Egg

Just off the highway, maybe 8 minutes. The town is full of cute photo opportunities. The egg is big and beautiful! When we arrived, they were having a Czech festival -- so cool seeing all the costumes. They are also in the process of building a Czech opera house.

Great place to stretch your legs. No food or gas though.

[Sarah, 08/03/2019]

Egg.

World's Largest Hand-Painted Czech Egg

Welcome sign entering town says "The Czech Capital of Kansas." Nice info kiosk as well.

[Kathy & Ron - Summer 2018, 06/19/2018]

Egg.

World's Largest Hand-Painted Czech Egg

Nice egg. Great place just off of I-70 to stretch your legs.

[Kathy D., 07/26/2016]

Egg.

World's Largest Czechoslovakian Egg

The egg is still on its side, but the cement foundation is laid, and support beams are nearby for new display. Got to wave to the Sheriff!

[SonicedUp, 07/20/2016]

It will look like this.

World's Largest Czechoslovakian Egg

They're moving the egg today! It will now be standing vertical as opposed to on its side. It will be housed under a nice gazebo too. Good luck to the city workers who are in charge of the work.

[Mimi from Indiana, 07/07/2016]

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