Greenpoint, Brooklyn

Obscura Society NY: Glittering Realms - Tour Greenpoint's Industrial Past

October 25, 2014
Explore the origins and history of Greenpoint, Brooklyn, where the East River mingles with the Newtown Creek.
October 25, 2014
Brooklyn, United States

Obscura Society NY Presents: Ward McAllister's Cocktails in the Catacombs

October 25, 2014
Join us for an exclusive evening of cocktails and live music within the catacombs of historic Green-Wood Cemetery
October 25, 2014
Ozone Park, Queens,, United States

Obscura Society NY: Hidden History - An Exploration of Bayside Cemetery

October 26, 2014
Explore the overgrown beauty of one of New York City's oldest Jewish cemeteries
October 26, 2014
Brooklyn, Uneited States

Obscura Society NY Presents: New York City Bodysnatchers

October 29, 2014
Bess Lovejoy joins the New York Obscura Society to discuss the city's early medical industry, cadavers and a controversial past.
October 29, 2014
Hollywood

Obscura Society LA: Houdini's Final Seance

October 31, 2014
Join us for an historically-inspired experience on Halloween co-produced by The Alchemy and the Obscura Society LA
October 31, 2014
New York, USA

Obscura Society NY Presents: Holdouts! A Manhattan Walking Tour

November 1, 2014
Small acts of defiance in the face of urban development
November 1, 2014
Brooklyn, United States

Obscura Society NY: The Oldest Living Things in the World

November 2, 2014
Atlas Obscura joins artist Rachel Sussman at Pioneer Works for a discussion of her work, her travels and a closing celebration of her largest exhibition to date
November 2, 2014
Brooklyn, United States

Obscura Society NY: The Poison Cauldron of the Newtown Creek

November 8, 2014
Join us for an exploration of the petroleum and waste transfer districts that make up the Poison Cauldron
November 8, 2014
Los Angeles

Obscura Society LA: Murphy Ranch Hike

November 8, 2014
Recent discoveries have only deepened the mystery of Murphy Ranch, the alleged National Socialist commune deep in the wilds of Rustic Canyon
November 8, 2014
Los Angeles

Obscura Society LA: Hare Krishna!

November 9, 2014
Join us as we explore the newly reopened Bhagavad Gita museum, the only religious animatronic museum of its kind.
November 9, 2014
Santa Paula

Obscura Society LA: Double Feature - Birds and Bugs!

November 14, 2014
Join us as we explore Ornithology and Insects in Ventura County
November 14, 2014
Santa Paula, United States of America

Obscura Society LA: Inside the Insectary

November 14, 2014
These days, organic farming is big business. One way to avoid using pesticides is by using predatory bugs that prey on pests.
November 14, 2014
Camarillo, United States of America

Obscura Society LA: The Bird Museum - An Ornithological Odyssey

November 14, 2014
Explore a collection of bird eggs that would make the Easter Bunny green with envy
November 14, 2014

Obscura Society LA: Star Party at Mount Wilson

December 13, 2014
Step into the darkness with Obscura Society LA for an evening of planets, globular clusters, planetary nebulae, and colorful double stars at the Mt. Wilson Observatory
December 13, 2014
Bronx,, United States

Obscura Society NY: Poe's Cottage

October 24, 2014
Visit the historic farmhouse where Edgar Allan Poe spent the last years of his life
October 24, 2014
Brooklyn, USA

Obscura Society NY: The Awful Dead

October 19, 2014
An encounter with some of the unsavory eternal residents of Brooklyn's Green-Wood Cemetery, and a special visit to its catacombs
October 19, 2014
New York, United States

Obscura Society NY Presents: From Sunshine to Shadow

October 18, 2014
A Multilayered NYC Walking Tour
October 18, 2014
Calabasas

Obscura Society LA: May Our Furry Friends Rest In Peace

October 11, 2014
Join the Obscura Society LA as we explore the final resting place for 40,000 beloved best friends at the Los Angeles Pet Memorial Park in Calabasas.
October 11, 2014
New York, United States

Obscura Society NY: Occult Grand Central

October 10, 2014
An Esoteric Walking Tour with Mitch Horowitz
October 10, 2014
Brooklyn

Atlas Obscura & Morbid Anatomy Museum Present: Taxidermy Gone Rogue

October 5, 2014
Join us as we celebrate the book release of Robert Marbury's Taxidermy Art with a Rogue Taxidermy Fair!
October 5, 2014
Larchmont

Obscura Society LA: The Dark Side of Flora - A Tour of LA's Toxic Plants

October 5, 2014
Explore the danger of LA’s most common - and most poisonous - flora
October 5, 2014
Brooklyn, United States

The New York Transit Museum and Atlas Obscura Present: Power Play

October 2, 2014
An Evening of Steampunk and the Transit System
October 2, 2014
New York, New York

Obscura Society NY and Other World Tours Present: Untold Secrets of Central Park

October 1, 2014
A Historic Twilight Walking Tour
October 1, 2014
Los Angeles

Obscura Society LA: Exploring the Bridges of Downtown LA's Arts District

September 28, 2014
How art, history, and business led to the rebirth of the Downtown LA Arts District along the LA River
September 28, 2014
Long Island City, Queens, United States

Obscura Society NYC: 13 Steps Around Dutch Kills

September 27, 2014
Join us for an intense exploration of one of Newtown Creek's least known tributaries - Dutch Kills
September 27, 2014
Grand Rapids, United States

Atlas Obscura on the Road: September 27 and 28 Kcymaerxthaere Art Caravan Tour

September 27, 2014
From Grand Rapids, Michigan to Paris, Illinois, join us on a 2-day caravan tour of Eames Demetrios' parallel universe Kcymaerxthaere
September 27, 2014
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