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Found: An Unprecedented Trove of Original Nazi Artifacts in Argentina
A hidden passage led investigators to a collection of 75 astonishing objects.
June 20, 2017
A Live Nazi Artillery Shell Was Recently Found—in a Shed in Idaho
No one is quite sure how it got there.
June 06, 2017
Raëlian UFO Peace Park
A model of a galactic embassy is hidden in plain sight along the highway, proposed by a UFO religion to find the aliens that created life on Earth.
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Hostina Obrů (Feast of Giants)
An unusual bronze bus shelter is actually an art installation commenting on the city's history with the Nazi party.
Added by Sebastian Wortys
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The Nazi Board Games of World War II
These relics of wartime propaganda and anti-Semitism were designed for playtime.
April 27, 2017
The abandoned mine where American troops discovered a treasure trove of art and artifacts hidden by the Nazis.
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This abandoned hospital was home to a 1930s eugenics experiment which forced the sterilization of patients.
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A Christian retreat founded to welcome refugees fleeing from the Nazis during World War II.
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WWII Bunker Under Gare de l'Est
A subterranean shelter remains intact under a busy Paris railway station.
Added by Josh
Hotel Campo Imperatore
This Italian ski resort rose to fame when Benito Mussolini was held prisoner there and then rescued by the SS.
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La Rochelle, France
Nazi U-Boat Pens
A massive, secret marina for the Nazis' most formidable weapon in the Atlantic.
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Found: Tens of Thousands of Previously Unknown Nazi Persecution Sites
Expecting to find 5,000 camps and other sites, researchers have documented 42,500.
January 26, 2017
In Pre-WWII Berlin, the Shape of Your Roof Was a Highly Political Decision
Modernists favored flat roofs, while conservatives preferred them pitched. They collided on a single street in the capital.
January 19, 2017
Kudirkos Naumiestis, Lithuania
The Extinct Town of Schirwindt
You would never guess that before World War II this lonely field was a bustling German city.
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Old Jewish Cemetery
Up to 100,000 Jews buried 12 deep rest eternally in this 15th century cemetery.
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A fairytale Gothic castle steeped in Nazi treasure conspiracy theories.
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Villa Baviera, Chile
Formerly a brutal Nazi colony, this Chilean village was remade as a (controversial) German-themed tourist trap.
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Peenemünde Army Research Center
The NASA scientists behind Apollo 11 started out developing Nazi weapons at this abandoned German rocket factory.
Added by Christine Williamson
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