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Seguin, Texas: World's Second Largest Mobile Pecan

A 10-foot-long fiberglass steel-framed "Desirable Pecan" stands on a truck frame with wheels.

Pape's Nutcracker Museum

5440 S. Hwy 123 Bypass, Seguin, TX
2 mi. south of town on Rt. 123.
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Big pecan on wheels.

World's Second Largest Mobile Pecan

The huge mobile pecan sits outside of Pape Pecan House.

[Lauren Meyers, 06/04/2013]

Big as it is, this nut was dethroned in 2011 by an even bigger local pecan-on-wheels.

Mobile pecan.

World's Second Largest Mobile Pecan

This location was such a pleasure to visit. Wonderful employees that were so informative towards pecan history and fun facts. Recently Pape's Pecan House has opened a second location about 1.5 miles away that includes a Nutcracker Museum.

[Monica McThreadgold, 01/26/2013]

Mobile Pecan.

World's Largest Mobile Pecan

A 10-ft. tall fiberglass steel-framed sculpture of a "Desirable Pecan" stands on a truck frame with wheels, next to the Pape Pecan House ( A sign at its base reads "Pape Pecan Co." Seguin is also home to the "World's Largest Pecan," which is now third largest in size. John Pape promotes his as the "World's Largest Mobile Pecan, " and built it three years ago so that it would be the world's largest. He didn't know about the one in Brunswick, Missouri (a story in today's San Antonio Express mentions's coverage of the pecan battle).

[ Team, 02/08/2005]

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World's Oldest Largest PecanWorld's Oldest Largest Pecan, Seguin, TX - 2 mi.
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