It’s big. It’s red. And it’s the most recognizable landmark northwest of Atlanta. It’s the Big Chicken, and it’s been clucking and rolling its eyes at Marietta for 54 years. Originally built for “Johnny Reb’s Chick-Chuck-‘N’-Shake, the Big Chicken now hosts a KFC. Even if you’re not into chicken, it’s worth a visit for the Americana factor.

Learn more history about the Big Chicken here.