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Brooklyn, New York
The humble fort that saved Washington.
Added by Mordy
Deep Throat Parking Garage
Parking garage where Bob Woodward met Watergate source "Deep Throat."
Monument to a brutal, ineffectual US bombing campaign and a sobering reminder of the human cost of the Vietnam War.
Added by Greg Jones
Prattsville, New York
Pratt Rock - New York's Mount Rushmore
Believe It or Not, Ripley once called this chiseled mountainside “New York’s Mount Rushmore”.
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Alabama has a fiberglass Stonehenge—and with apologies to Spinal Tap, this one is full-size.
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Windows For Peace
On a winding Vienna side street, one museum has turned their windows into a monument to history’s peace-minded heroes.
Added by kaila
African Renaissance Monument
This tallest statue in Africa was created by a mixture of corruption, Stalinist architecture, and North Korean manpower.
Added by Dylan
The Bones of the Wawel Dragon
Real bones which are said to have belonged to a Polish dragon.
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An ever-growing field of footwear invites legends and more shoes.
Added by samreeve
Bund Sightseeing Tunnel
This psychedelic tourist trap is a leisurely descent into madness.
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Långholmen Crash Site
A steel paper plane is all that remains of a crashed aircraft that caused an amazingly small amount of damage.
Added by hrnick
Holy Trinity Column
An ornate plague column – built to celebrate life – claimed the lives of numerous artisans during its construction.
Added by zackofalltrades
Salt Lake City, Utah
Gilgal Sculpture Garden
A hidden garden of stones engraved with scriptures, a Joseph Smith Sphynx, and all carved by one man.
Tower that turns into world's tallest Christmas tree.
La Tete Carrée Library
This massive blockhead sculpture hides an entire library.
Added by serflac
Nave Espacial de Varginha
Spacecraft shaped water tower is only a part of the mysterious UFO mania in this Brazilian town.
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The Haserot Angel
The angel of death appears to weep black tears at this grave marker.
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The Child Eater of Bern
A nearly 500 year old sculpture depicts a man eating a sack of babies, and no one is sure why.
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