There are 401 items filed under outsider architecture.

Austin, Texas

Sparky Park

A former electrical substation is now home to an eccentric junk art masterpiece
03 Sep 2014
Pioneertown, California

Pappy and Harriet's Pioneertown Palace

Weary travelers trekking through Joshua Tree have a music-filled, booze-soaked oasis to land before continuing through the desert
26 Jun 2014
Poulsbo, Washington

"Little Norway on the Fjord"

The small town of Poulsbo in Washington state is the next best thing to the Kingdom of Norway
24 Jun 2014
San Diego, California

San Diego Museum of Man

An extraordinarily ornate museum in San Diego holds wondrous anthropological treasures
24 Jun 2014
Marion County, Georgia


This folk art compound was built by a fortune teller on the advice of three people from the future
13 Jun 2014
San Diego, California

1895 Looff Carousel

One of the few remaining carousels built by master amusement park carver Charles I.D. Looff
06 Jun 2014
Seale, Alabama

The Museum Of Wonder

A former taxidermist has turned his old shop into a folk art mecca
02 Apr 2014
Bali, Indonesia

Symon's Art Zoo

Exotic, erotic, and esoteric, one artist's live-in Bali gallery brings a splash of color and madness to its surroundings
01 Apr 2014
Prospect Hill, North Carolina

Shangri-La Stone Village

A retired tobacco farmer's pet project turned into a sturdy miniature city
18 Mar 2014
Inverness, Scotland

Titanic Inverness Maritime Museum

The Titanic sails again in one Scotland man's backyard
11 Mar 2014
Bowman, South Carolina

UFO Welcome Center

This set of rickety spaceships is prepared to give alien travelers a place to relax and go to the bathroom
06 Mar 2014
Nantun District, Taiwan

Rainbow Family Village

Grandpa Rainbow felt the neighborhood needed some color, so he picked up a paintbrush and went to work
14 Feb 2014
Herefordshire, England

Medieval Erotic Carvings at the Church of St Mary and St David

Beasts and branches swirl in sandstone carvings, interrupted by one strange creature
31 Jan 2014
Akureyri, Iceland

Santa's Icelandic Workshop

Iceland: home to volcanoes, waterfalls and, apparently, Santa?
25 Dec 2013
Topanga, California

Hidden Treasures

An unreal vintage shop that wears its dadaist influence on its zombie fish
19 Dec 2013
Rougemont, North Carolina

Castle Mont Rouge

A sculptor's dream studio turned fantastical ruin
26 Nov 2013
Apt, France

Chapelle de la Santonne

One man's desire to transcend art led to the construction of this outsider chapel
22 Nov 2013
East Linton, United Kingdom

Phantassie Doocot

A curious structure built just for the birds
21 Nov 2013
Venice, California

Mosaic Tile House

Rainbow-hued local gem in Venice
20 Nov 2013
Cody, Wyoming

Smith Mansion

One man's ambition created this psychedelic log home
11 Nov 2013
Hauterives, France

Palais Idéal du Facteur Cheval

One of the greatest outsider architecture achievements in the world
25 Oct 2013
North Freedom, Wisconsin

Dr. Evermor's Forevertron

"World's largest scrap metal sculpture" stands in an outsider art sculpture garden in the middle of Wisconsin
07 Oct 2013
Monterey, California

San Carlos Cathedral

The oldest continuously operating church in California
07 Oct 2013
Alameda, California

Alameda Spite House

This (occupied) house is 10 ft. wide and full of spite
05 Oct 2013
Constanța, Romania

Casino Constanta

Once an opulent Art Nouveau hotspot, the Casino Constanta is one of Romania's most beautiful abandoned buildings
29 Sep 2013
Malibu, California

The Paul Williams designed Roberts' House

A bomb shelter and some fireplaces are all that remain of the house Fred Roberts tried so hard to keep standing
19 Sep 2013
Naucalpan, Mexico

Quetzalcoatl’s Nest

An Aztec snake god has taken the material form of an apartment complex
05 Sep 2013
San Francisco, California

450 Sutter Street

Nestled in the heart of San Francisco’s bustling Financial District stands a unique homage to the Mayan and Beaux Arts
26 Aug 2013
Treviso, Italy

Ai Pioppi Playground

Hidden in an Italian forest is a completely homemade amusement park that has taken a lifetime to create
19 Aug 2013