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Saint Michael and All Angels Church
This amateur-built East African church with mismatched towers is an architectural abnormality.
Added by Capemarsh
The Kettle House
This tiny, hurricane-resistant house in Galveston is one of the city's most notable architectural oddities.
Added by MommaGem
The Drive-Thru Museum
A wealth of local folk art, unusual collections, antiques and curios, without ever leaving your car.
Added by Mom0ja
Tolstoy Park, the Unusual Home of Henry Stuart
This small hut in the middle of a parking lot was once the wooded sanctuary of the 'Hermit of Montrose.'
Added by thudson3055
Invercargill, New Zealand
An eerily charming collection of salvaged buildings and curios grown out of a family scrap business.
Added by Okomondo
One man's fascination with Turkey led to this backyard mini-city.
Added by hrnick
Mamaroneck, New York
The Seely House
The "Skinny House" is made from scrap, salvage, and a neighbor’s kindness.
Added by Richard Peevers
A Cuban artist reclaimed his impoverished neighborhood as a dreamy folk art kingdom.
Added by alliouaganarama
Dugout Dick Memorial
An Idaho legend carved out a cave village with his own two hands.
Added by rplothow
Buena Vista, Georgia
This folk art compound was built by a fortune teller on the advice of three people from the future.
Added by cathyhfussell
Maryhill Museum and Stonehenge
A French chateau, failed utopian community, odd museum and stonehenge replica in rural Washington State.
Software company EPIC has created one of the strangest, largest, and most expensive workplaces of all time.
Added by lewblank
The Kruševo Makedonium
Space-age monument to an early 20th century uprising in Macedonia.
Added by serflac
Saugerties, New York
One man's swirling six-acre monument of stone.
Alameda Spite House
This (occupied) house is 10 feet wide and full of spite.
Added by luci
This 14th century castle withstood years of battle but is now sliding off the hills into the Danube.
Added by serflac
Houseboats of Shoreham
A motley, fantastical agglomeration of unlikely houseboats along the Shoreham-by-Sea riverbank.
Added by Rubix Fountain
New Orleans, Louisiana
The Faerie Playhouse
A pink cottage covered in hearts served as a haven and a resting place for LGBT activists.
Added by CallMeWeeze
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