Photos: Top 10 quirky landmarks in the US

Photos: Top 10 quirky landmarks in the US

Credit: North Dakota Tourism

North Dakota's Enchanted Highway is standing proof that if you build it, they will come. In 1989, resident of Regent, N.D. Gary Greff worried that modernization would wipe out his small town if he didn't do something to draw attention to it, so he got to work (with absolutely no artistic experience) on the "World's Largest Tin Family," a sculpture made from scrap metal. Today, Highway 21 is lined with seven of Greff's mammoth creations.

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by USA TODAY

USA TODAY

Posted on June 25, 2014 at 5:42 PM

Updated Wednesday, Jun 25 at 5:42 PM

USA TODAY readers love America's quirky landmarks, and none moreso than Dallas's famous Big Tex, which landed at #1 after four weeks of passion-fueled voting in a contest chosen by readers of USA TODAY and 10Best.

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