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Space Out in Chile’s Atacama Desert
Dec 08–Dec 14, 2017
Barcelona Unmasked: Cabaret, Cuisine, and Carnival
Feb 05–Feb 11, 2018
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Pawling, New York
Akin Free Library
The attic and basement house two museums stuffed with oddities like swallowed spoon handles and a shrunken head.
Added by jonatales
Saint Petersburg, Russia
F. M. Dostoyevsky Literary Memorial Museum
An ever-growing literary collection housed in the apartment where the Russian author penned his final novel.
Added by Bookhistorian
National Cookie Cutter Historical Museum
A small museum dedicated to the whimsical tool that turns sugar cookies into works of art.
Added by Kerry Wolfe
Commerce City, Colorado
National Wildlife Property Repository
Over 1.3 million confiscated wildlife products fill this macabre menagerie of illegal animal specimens.
Added by Kerry Wolfe
How ‘Photo Detectives’ Have Helped Reveal Irish History
The National Library of Ireland asked the public for help, and the public provided it.
November 02, 2017
Explore 400,000 years of humans' "battle against darkness" in this offbeat but thorough lamp museum.
Added by reubencohen
Parshall, North Dakota
Paul Broste Rock Museum
One North Dakota man's vast collection of rare rocks, polished orbs, and geological wonders.
Added by Ashawnta
Where Damaged Art Goes When It's Deemed a 'Total Loss'
A second life for wrecked artworks that once languished in insurance warehouses.
November 01, 2017
Mat Bevel's Museum of Kinetic Art
A Tucson museum and performance space full of found-object movable sculptures.
Added by pschaper
The Hat Works
Great Britain's only hat-making museum.
Added by BB Macc
Chamber of Art and Curiosities
Archduke Ferdinand II's collection of rare objects is considered one of the oldest museums in the world.
Added by gretchenmora
Found: A Stolen Soldier's Jacket From World War II
It was being sold for $4.99 at a Goodwill in Minnesota.
October 19, 2017
Fenwick Island, Delaware
Discoversea Shipwreck Museum
A desiccated merman and a whale penis bone are among the oddities in this eclectic collection of shipwreck treasures.
Added by jens
The Skeletons of Stonehenge
Ancient human remains unearthed around the iconic monument.
Added by satxwdavis
The World of Puppets Museum
A small marionette collection located within the dark cellars of an 11th-century Austrian castle.
Added by maddy92
Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
Steinhardt Museum of Natural History
Israel's first dedicated natural history museum is home to 5 million specimens and still growing.
Added by Michael Inscoe
Moundsville, West Virginia
Archive of the Afterlife
The museum calls itself the "National Museum of the Paranormal" and is full of eerie oddities.
Added by Hummel1600
An English explorer's vast natural history collection has the first realistic dioramas of animals staged in their natural habitats.
Added by duncanchappell
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