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.
Ave. D, Wilson, KS
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.
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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]


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]


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]


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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