Category Archives: Midwest States

Pressed pennies from the following states: North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska, Kansas, Minnesota, Iowa, Missouri, Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan, Indiana, and Ohio.

Holiday World Theme Park Pressed Pennies ~ Santa Claus, Indiana

Holiday World in Santa Claus, Indiana is a fun holiday themed amusement park with 12 pressed pennies. The elongated penny designs include the park mascots, roller coasters, and rides. Holiday World is a fun theme park tucked away in the little-known town of Santa Claus, Indiana.  Each section of the park is themed for a different holiday –… Read More »

Lake Rudolph Campground Pressed Pennies ~ Santa Claus, Indiana

Lake Rudolph Campground in Santa Claus, Indiana is home to 4 pressed pennies. The smashed penny designs include Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer, a Santa postage stamp, Santa Claus, and Santa and Abraham Lincoln. Lake Rudolph is a fun campground (well resort really) in Santa Claus, Indiana right next to the Holiday World amusement park.  The campground is… Read More »

Whitling Whimsy Cafe Pressed Pennies – Casey, Illinois

The Whitling Whimsy Cafe in Casey, Illinois is home to a machine that makes 4 pressed penny designs commemorating 4 of the World’s Largest items that can be found throughout the city.  Keep reading to learn more about these unique elongated pennies. Casey, Illinois is home to 8 unique items that are certified the worlds largest by the… Read More »

Grandpa’s Cheesebarn Pressed Pennies ~ Ashland, Ohio

Grandpa’s Cheesebarn in Ashland, Ohio has a machine that makes 4 pressed pennies. This cute cheese shop is a fun place to visit on your way to Cleveland. We first discovered Grandpa’s Cheesebarn on our way to Sea World when Kevin and I were newly married.  Ohio’s Sea World is now long gone, but we still stop at… Read More »

West Chester Ohio Cabelas Elongated Pennies

The West Chester Ohio Cabela’s sporting good store has a pressed penny machine that makes 4 different designs. Keep reading to learn more about these elongated pennies. Cabela’s is a mega sporting goods store that is a wonderland for any outdoor enthusiast.  Even my kids enjoy going there because of the small aquarium that accompanies their “mountain” display… Read More »