There are 391 items filed under strange statues.

San Francisco, California

Urbano Sundial

A promotional sun clock on the site of San Francisco's great raceway
13 Jan 2014
Oakland, California

Bay Bridge Troll

A creepy steel gremlin has protected the Bay Bridge since 1989
26 Dec 2013
Malmö, Sweden

Talking Lamp

20-foot tall lamp mumbles Swedish to celebrate the holidays
24 Dec 2013
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The Irish Memorial at Penn's Landing

An Irish Memorial commemorating those who perished due to potato blight
19 Dec 2013
Chicago, Illinois

Oz Park

An Oz-themed public park that had a wonderful impact on the surrounding neighborhood
13 Nov 2013
Hamer, South Carolina

South of the Border

I-95's Tijuana-style celebration of kitsch at the Carolina border
13 Nov 2013
Kiev, Ukraine

Peeing Colors in Kiev

When you've got to go, you've got to go
08 Nov 2013
Helsinki, Finland

Pohjola Insurance Building

This insurance company building reminds customers that witches, bears, and gnomes are out there, best be insured
21 Oct 2013
Gdańsk, Poland

Monument to the Defenders of the Polish Post Office

Modern art commemorates one of the first military actions of World War II
03 Oct 2013
Poznan, Poland

Poznan June 1956 Monument

An impressive monument to Poland's independence
01 Oct 2013
Sainte-Flavie, Canada

Le Grand Rassemblement - The Grand Gathering

An ever-changing gathering of crude wooden figures haunts the St. Lawrence River
26 Sep 2013
Kilkenny, Ireland

Jerpoint Abbey

This ancient Irish religious site is covered in ancient carvings, many of which have barely aged
26 Sep 2013
El Salvador, Philippines

Christ of the Divine Mercy

A 50-foot-tall statue of Jesus where a stairway transports the faithful into his body
25 Sep 2013
Changzhou, China

World Joyland Theme Park

This incredible Chinese theme park may be the largest bootleg in history
24 Sep 2013
Possagno, Italy

Tempio Canoviano

This artistic temple brings together multiple architecture styles, but is only an example of one
24 Sep 2013
Kansas City, Missouri

Charlie Parker Memorial

This giant green head remembers one of America's jazz giants
23 Sep 2013
Yucca Valley, California

Desert Christ Park

On a barren hillside in the Yucca Valley, the slowly decaying Desert Christ Park has attracted pilgrims and kitsch hunters for over 50 years
17 Sep 2013
Cork, Ireland

Drombeg Stone Circle

One of the most popular megalithic sites in Ireland stands as a humbler version of Stonehenge
16 Sep 2013
Chicago, Illinois

The Fountain of Time

A hollow cement depiction of time's inexorable effect on the human body
10 Sep 2013
Bangkok, Thailand

Democracy Monument

Bangkok celebrated its shifting monarchy with a militaristic homage to democracy
09 Sep 2013
Chihuahua, Mexico

La Pascualita

This 80-year old mannequin is so lifelike it is believed to be an embalmed corpse
06 Sep 2013
Narragansett, Rhode Island

Point Judith Lighthouse

This lighthouse was witness to the end of WWII hostilities and now collects creepy cairns
05 Sep 2013
Valencia, Spain

Parque Gulliver

This massive concrete Gulliver turns every visitor into a Lilliputian
05 Sep 2013
Cleveland, Ohio

The Haserot Angel

The angel of death appears to weep black tears at this grave marker
04 Sep 2013
Jeju-si, South Korea

Jeju Glass Castle Theme Park

A theme park made of glass, from the gleaming books on the shelves to the crystal fish in the mirror lake
04 Sep 2013
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Randyland

Found art has transformed this Pittsburgh neighborhood into a psychedelic dream
03 Sep 2013
Houston, Texas

Eclectic Menagerie Park

A private collection of massive steel monsters guarding a Texas pipe works
29 Aug 2013
Helsinki, Finland

Sibelius Monument

An abstract monument to a symphonic composer
27 Aug 2013
Amiens, France

Jules Verne's Tomb

Science fiction's grandfather has a fittingly marvelous tomb
27 Aug 2013
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