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The discovery site of the "Capitalsaurus," the official dinosaur of Washington, D.C.
Added by Elliot Carter
Signs of Old Lombard Street
The last four extravagant street signs of London's historic banking street.
Added by vrobbins
Allegheny County Belt System
Color-coded signs direct drivers on a network of routes designed to avoid Pittsburgh traffic.
Added by thomasharper
'Danbury Crowns Them All' Sign
A jewel of early electric boosterism once again charms Connecticut's historic "Hat City."
Added by tedkillmer11
Café De Vergulde Kruik (The Gilded Jar Café)
One of the Leiden's oldest pubs is also the birthplace of the Heineken star.
Added by CoolCrab
North Fremantle, Australia
Dingo Flour Sign
Visible from both land and sea.
Added by ajb
Brooklyn, New York
Do the Right Thing Way
Spike Lee's provocative film is officially honored right where it was made, the first time a work of art was used as a secondary street name.
Added by Michael Inscoe
Center of the Universe Sign
Residents of Fremont in Seattle have considered it the center of the universe since the 1970s.
Added by rachael1006
Found: A Mysterious SOS Sign in the Australian Outback
Someone may have been in distress—but how long ago?
May 26, 2017
Pensacola Graffiti Bridge
A local landmark with generations of spraypainted messages, and more being added each day.
Added by janetnestlerode
PennDOT Road Sign Sculpture Garden
The Pennsylvania landscape depicted by a quarter mile of mosaics made from used road signs.
Added by Jane Weinhardt Goldberg
God's Own Junkyard
A kaleidoscopic warehouse-maze of handmade neon signs.
Added by johnmonahan
Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
Mackwoods Tea Plantation Sign
A Sri Lankan tea factory's ironic take on the Los Angeles landmark.
Added by Dr Alan P Newman
Akihabara Electric Town
Once a black market electronics marketplace, now an otaku shopper's paradise.
Added by Sebastian Wortys
Brooklyn, New York
Lite Brite Neon Studio
Neon signs that grace the windows of Bergdorf Goodman's and Tiffany & Co. come from this studio in Brooklyn.
Added by AaronNetsky
Boston's Beloved Citgo Sign Might Be Getting Priced Out of Its Home
This isn't the first time Bostonians have had to fight to keep it.
February 28, 2017
Australian Settlers Used Magic Signs to Keep Evil Away
New efforts to collect evil-averting marks show they were used well into the 19th century.
February 24, 2017
Colonial America Tavern Signs Collection
The early American colonists were such ferocious drinkers the law actually required every town to have a tavern.
Added by Luke J Spencer
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