South Deerfield, Massachusetts: World's Largest Candle in World's Largest Candle Store

"King Candle" weighs 1,377 pounds. If lit, it would burn for 7.5 years.

Yankee Candle

Address:
25 Greenfield Rd, South Deerfield, MA
Directions:
I-91 exits 24 or 25. Drive north on US 5/Hwy 10, then turn left onto Yankee Candle Way.
Phone:
413-665-8306
Admission:
Free.
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About World's Largest Candle in World's Largest Candle Store

Reports and tips from RoadsideAmerica.com visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Largest candle.

World's Largest Candle in World's Largest Candle Store

25 Greenfield Rd, South Deerfield, MA Is the correct address where the world's largest candle is located (Yankee Candle Way is the distribution center). Great big store with lots of items, along with every Yankee Candle fragrance you can think of! Plus, the Black Forest at the Yankee Candle Store.

[Babs, 02/12/2014]
World's Largest Candle in World's Largest Candle Store

It's like a free theme park, but without rides. Way more than candles - it has stuff for sale that you didn't know you needed. Titanic ice cube trays? Pewter gargoyle statues? Hamburger Christmas tree ornaments? It's all here. And you don't technically have to buy anything but you probably will.

[James O, 06/06/2011]
World's Largest Candle Store

The Yankee Candle Retail Store is the world's largest candle store and is worth a detour if you're in New England. The store features an indoor village, castle, and a candle making museum. In the "black forest" it snows year-round. Two of the strangest things in there are the Animatronic Band and a Santa that you can visit every day of the year. If you go there, make sure you see the "King Candle" which is a 1,377 pound candle that would burn for 7 1/2 years!

[Ken Balcom, 03/17/2003]

The animatronic band, which formerly stood in the FAO Schwartz toy store in New York City, has now moved to the Toy and Plastic Brick Museum in Bellaire, Ohio.


Nearby Offbeat Places

Big Cement Milk BottleBig Cement Milk Bottle, Whately, MA - 4 mi.
Fish Made Of CutleryFish Made Of Cutlery, Greenfield, MA - 6 mi.
Tree Stump ATMTree Stump ATM, Greenfield, MA - 6 mi.
In the region:
Santarella - Gingerbread House, Tyringham, MA - 35 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

My Sights

My Sights on Roadside America

Create Your Own Bizarre Road Trips! ...Try My Sights

Mobile Apps

Roadside America app: iPhone, iPad Roadside America app for iPhone, iPad. On-route maps, 1,000s of photos, special research targets! ...More

Roadside Presidents app: iPhone, iPad Roadside Presidents app for iPhone, iPad. POTUS landmarks, oddities. ...More

Massachusetts Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

International Spy Museum, Washington, DC (Oct 11-17, 2021)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

RoadsideAmerica.com Hotel & Motel Finder

Special rates for hotels.

Book Now

 

Favorite Quirky City Sights