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33 Places Famous for the Scandals That Occurred There

Death, money, sex—it's all here.

Some places are famous for their unusual architecture or special landscape features. Other places become well known not because the place itself is necessarily special, but because of what happened there. The events that brand a place for life are usually not good. Murder, corruption, sex, and espionage leave a reputation that’s hard to shake.

These places have decided to lean into their scandalous history rather than covering it up. In these houses, parks, and restaurants, you can bask in the weighty history of the illicit activity that occurred there.