Biggest Hits: If you’re wondering what Chilton County’s good at, behold its 120-foot-tall Big Peach Water Tower, on the way to Peach Park, where you might run into a former Miss Peach. Birmingham’s Statue Of Liberty, also via France, is one of the largest replicas in the world, complete with a real burning flame. Only slightly less prestigious is Stan The GCR Muffler Man, who has been a Birmingham fixture for more than 50 years, and whose magnificent fiberglass square jaw was rebuilt following a 1998 hurricane.
Big Whiff: “World’s Largest Chair” is already dubious, but the “World’s Largest Office Chair”? Again, life-size work reminders are tedious enough, thanks.
Biggest Hits: For some reason, a few residents of Hatch were not keen on its gigantic, very pink pig, which guards the town’s entrance like a hilarious mistranslation of a Greek myth. White City’s 10-foot-tall aliens challenge the “little green men” stereotype. Santa Fe’s family of brontosauruses are literally the realest brontosauruses you’ll ever meet, since “brontosaurus” never existed -- it was just a mishmash of two separate species.
Big Whiff: Santa Fe’s Camel Rock is already a stretch, and wouldn’t that be a dromedary?