Total Eclipse: A Once-in-a-Lifetime Festival of Science, Music, and Celestial Wonder. August 19–21, 2017 in Eastern Oregon.
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All that remians of the great Fleishhacker Pool
San Francisco, California

Fleishhacker Pool Ruins

Forgotten and then destroyed by fire, this was once one of the largest saltwater swimming pools in the world
37.7332, -122.5058
Monument to poets Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Oakland, California

Joaquin Miller Monuments

Odd stone and concrete monuments in the "Poet of the Sierras" eclectic folly garden
37.8135, -122.1831
Laffin Sal
El Cerrito, California

Playland Not At the Beach

9,000 square feet of vintage and modern mechanical toys, dioramas & sideshow curiosities
37.9170, -122.3127
Chapel of the Chimes
Oakland, California

Chapel of the Chimes

Julia Morgan's Moorish-Gothic labyrinth of fountains, trees, natural light and Oakland's notable dead
37.8315, -122.2460
Wiltshire, England

Woodhenge

The first archaeological site discovered by aerial photography
51.1894, -1.7858
Marianne North Gallery at Kew Gardens
Richmond, England

Marianne North Gallery at Kew Gardens

A gallery specifically dedicated to the botanical illustrations of a remarkable traveling lady
51.4838, -0.2950
Map showing the Castro culture in Spain
Porto do Son, Spain

Castro de Baroña Celtic Ruins

Remains of an ancient Celtic culture on the coast of Spain
42.6946, -9.0319
Close up of the condition of the fleet.
Benicia, California

Suisun Bay Ghost Fleet

The rusting remains of the largest assembled WWII fleet on the West Coast
38.0733, -122.0971
Taxidermy animals and a whale skeleton
London, England

Natural History Museum of London

70 million natural history specimens call this gargantuan museum home
51.4966, -0.1765
Cambridge, England

Scott Polar Research Institute Museum & Library

An extraordinary library and archive dedicated to the history of the Arctic and Antarctic poles
52.1984, 0.1262
City Centre, England

The Corpus Clock & Chronophage

Numberless clock creates a meal of time for the dreaded, insectile Chronophage
52.2008, 0.1193
London, United Kingdom

The Worshipful Company of Clockmakers Museum

The oldest dedicated collection of watches and clocks in the world
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Oxford, England

Oxford Museum of the History of Science

An extraordinary collection of scientific instruments - and Einstein's chalkboard - inside the world's oldest purpose built museum building
51.7543, -1.2558
Ceiling
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
37.7897, -122.4078
The Point Lobos Marine Exchange Lookout Station seen from the access road
San Francisco, California

Land’s End Octagon House

The one-time watch house for incoming ships at the Golden Gate now stands abandoned and hidden in trees
37.7827, -122.5101
SS Ohioan Runs Aground
San Francisco, California

The Shipwrecks at Land's End

A 300 ship graveyard - 3 still visible at low tide.
37.7844, -122.5085
Fireplaces are an integral part of the collection.
London, England

Westland London

High-end antique collection housed in a centuries-old church
51.5245, -0.0830
Hi!
England

Slate Cafe

If your school was decorated with trippy graffiti, served ambrosial coffee, and was frequented by mimes, it might have been similar to this groovy cafe.
51.5247, -0.0800
A wider shot of the rail cars.
London, England

Village Underground

Artists and musicians now rule over this former rail station
51.5237, -0.0785
London, England

The Theatre

Two plaques commemorate the site of Shakespeare's first theatre
51.5247, -0.0800
The Circus School exterior.
London, England

Circus Space

The largest clown school in Britain offering accredited degrees
51.5272, -0.0821
William Blake's headstone.
London, England

Bunhill Fields

A famous burial ground with a history both grim and literary
51.5236, -0.0889
Visible remains of the Mithraeum, off 18 Walbrook Street, London EC4. (dougygyro/Atlas Obscura)
London, England

Temple of Mithras

Rebuilt remains of a temple to Roman god Mithras
51.5128, -0.0919
A circular outline marks the underground location of the Roman amphitheater
London, England

Guildhall's Underground Roman Amphitheater

A 2000-year-old Roman amphitheater lies just below Guildhall Yard
51.5156, -0.0917