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New York, New York

Evolution Nature Store

A terrific purveyor of natural history objects and curios
40.7235, -74.0002
New York, New York

The New York Earth Room

A room in New York City that contains 250 cubic yards of dirt worth a million dollars
40.7260, -73.9999
New York, New York

Billy's Antiques and Props

OUT OF BUSINESS
40.7247, -73.9940
Sculpture showing dolphin blowhole sex
New York, New York

Museum of Sex

A semi-scholarly approach to sex
40.7442, -73.9877
Interior of the Dream House
New York, New York

Dream House

Lamonte Young and Mariane Zazeela's "Dream House" will immerse you in an ever changing world of sound and light
40.7185, -74.0048
Brooklyn, New York

Admiral's Row

Abandoned 19th century homes once occupied by naval officers, soon to be demolished
40.6986, -73.9791
1920s Subway Car complete with ceiling fansPhoto by Curious Expeditions
Brooklyn, New York

New York Transit Museum

Ride the subways of yesteryear
40.6890, -73.9861
Wyckoff House. (Wikimedia Commons)
Brooklyn, New York

Wyckoff House

Oldest surviving example of a Dutch sailbox frame house in America
40.6449, -73.9209
Swirling keys on Mortillaro's shop. (acetonic/Flickr)
New York, New York

Greenwich Locksmith

Phil Mortillaro uses keys to bring art back to the Village
40.7315, -74.0042
Brooklyn, New York

Wyckoff Street Mosaic

Detailed facade of a brownstone in Boerum Hill
40.6854, -73.9898
(Flickr/Prehensile Eye)
New York, New York

Carsten Höller Slide - Now Gone

Three-story slide through the New Museum
40.7256, -74.0069
(Flickr/pvsbond)
New York, New York

Life Underground Sculptures

Artist's cute bronze subway sculptures belie his violent artistic past
40.7398, -74.0025
Some of the birds' Green-Wood relatives
New York, New York

Monk Parakeets of Brooklyn College

Con Edison’s exotic and heat-loving pests
40.6320, -73.9527
View of Masstransiscope
Brooklyn, New York

Masstransiscope

Subway Zoetrope
40.6899, -73.9809
New York, New York

Pier 54, The Titanic's Survivors Arrival Location

A dilapidated dock tells the story of Titanic's missed arrival
40.7414, -74.0099
During construction, circa 1912
New York, New York

Red Hook Warehouse

A massive forgotten storehouse from 1913 on the Brooklyn Waterfront has a spectacular view of Brooklyn
40.6805, -74.0103
New York, New York

Grand Central Terminal Whispering Gallery

Whisper secrets in a busy station only to be heard on the other side of this acoustic arch
40.7530, -73.9771
Brooklyn, New York

Gowanus Batcave

Abandoned power station once home to a squatter community, now being developed into an arts center
40.6751, -73.9880
Brooklyn, New York

Brooklyn Superhero Supply Store

The one-stop shop for all of your superhero (or evil arch-nemesis) needs
40.6714, -73.9846
Mural at the lot where the mass grave is located
Brooklyn, New York

First Maryland Regiment Mass Grave

The mass grave of a heroic Revolutionary War regiment sits below an empty lot near the Gowanus Canal
40.6721, -73.9905
Brooklyn, New York

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Sniff the Titan Arum's rotting flesh
40.6687, -73.9647
Brooklyn, New York

Brooklyn Battery Tunnel

The longest continuous underwater road in North America was built at the insistence of Franklin Roosevelt
40.6810, -74.0058
New York Dock Co
Brooklyn, New York

New York Dock Co. buildings

Two monstrous warehouses. One now holds priceless works of art, the other stands abandoned and dilapidated.
40.6822, -74.0088
Red Hook Firehouse
New York, New York

Van Brunt St Fire House (H & L Engine Co 101, Engine 202)

Where there’s manufacturing, there’s fire!
40.6817, -74.0077