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The Ultimate Strange Tourist Attractions Quiz
by Staff
Most tourist have attractions such as the Statue of Liberty, the Grand Canyon or Disney World on their to-do list while traveling around North America. But there are many stranger tourist sites that capture the attention of thousands of curious travelers each year. You man not have heard of some of them, but these strange and wonderful attractions help to put their hometowns on the map and boost the local economy. Take this quiz to learn more about some of the weirdest tourist attractions.

The House on the Rock is an architectural oddity. How many windows are there in the Infinity Room?

  • 264
  • 1,264
  • 3,264

The world's largest _______ can be found in the surrounding complex of the House on the Rock.

  • pumpkin
  • carousel
  • zoo

How long will the Crazy Horse Memorial be once it is finished?

  • 241 feet
  • 441 feet
  • 641 feet

What is the town of Metropolis famous for?

  • being the hometown of Superman
  • being the only town in the U.S. to breed pandas
  • being home to the largest crater on Earth

In what year was a statue of Superman erected in Metropolis?

  • 1976
  • 1986
  • 1996

Chuck the Channel Cat of Selkirk, Manitoba, promotes Selkirk as the capital of what?

  • catfish
  • cats
  • seafood

If you are fishing in Selkirk, you are likely to reel in a catfish of up to __ pounds.

  • 10
  • 20
  • 30

What are the fir beams that make up the world's largest hockey stick reinforced with?

  • copper
  • steel
  • aluminum

What is the name of the world's largest bull?

  • George
  • Albert
  • Billy

What was used to make the internal steel frame of Albert the bull?

  • dismantled windmills
  • old car parts
  • recycled aluminum cans

Lucy the Elephant of Margate, New Jersey, is an example of what type of architecture?

  • renaissance
  • zoomorphic
  • vernacular

What size shoe does the Jolly Green Giant statue wear?

  • 38
  • 58
  • 78

What is the Mitchell Corn Palace made from?

  • corn
  • concrete
  • corn flour

Who cleans up the corn palace after the fall harvest?

  • local school children
  • volunteers
  • pigeons and squirrels

There are many Paul Bunyan statues around the world. What is special about the one in Bangor, Maine?

  • It is in his birthplace.
  • It is the largest one.
  • It is the oldest one.

How tall is the Paul Bunyan statue in Bangor?

  • 11 feet
  • 31 feet
  • 51 feet

Who did Edward Leedskalnin build the Coral Castle for?

  • his dead wife
  • his lost love
  • his daughter

How many pieces of coral is the entry gate to the castle made from?

  • 1
  • 10
  • 100

Francis Johnson is famous for single-handedly winding the largest ball of twine. He rolled the twine every day between the years 1950 and ___?

  • 1955
  • 1964
  • 1979

How long is the twine used in the ball of string rolled by Frank Stoeber?

  • 1,300 miles
  • 2,300 miles
  • 3,300 miles