Vilna Mushrooms

Giant Mushrooms! Erected in 1993 as a symbol of the excellent mushroom picking in the area.

Vilna, Alberta Canada
2 blocks off main street
The giant fungi is over 18,000 pounds and measures 20 feet high with a 15 foot diameter.

The 3 caps balance delicately on stems made of 18" steel pipe that are held in place by a steel-reinforced concrete base that sinks 8 feet under the interlocking brick surface.

The faux mushrooms were constructed and designed by local artists and tradesmen at a cost of $28,000 when it was erected in 1993.

This is an approximate location. Please contact the owner for exact directions.

Last modified on May 16, 2014  by Go East of Edmonton

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