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A Prada store in the West Texas desert that is never open for business.
Added by gabeschwartz
A sculpture made of ten cadillacs as a monument to the "Golden Age" of the American automobile.
Taos, New Mexico
Multi-storied adobe home continuously inhabited for 1000 years
Added by serflac
Tres Piedras, New Mexico
These aggressively sustainable art homes look like something out of 1970's science fiction
Added by Rob Tallia
Forest Hills Cemetery
A beautiful Victorian cemetery complete with miniature village
Added by Rachaelannmare
Mount Auburn Cemetery
This peaceful Massachusetts graveyard was one of the first "garden-style" cemeteries in America
Added by KHotspur
Old Burial Ground
This cemetery served as the only official burial grounds in Cambridge for nearly 200 years
Added by Dustin Stonecipher
Harvard Museum of Natural History
Three prestigious academic collections come together to create a world-class natural history museum
Added by KHotspur
Boston's Old Burying Grounds
Macabre headstones carved with winged skulls, dancing skeletons, and pithy reminders of impending death
Added by Annetta Black
A former waterfront market is now in the center of town due to some interesting Boston engineering
Congress Bridge Bats
Home to the largest urban bat colony in North America, estimated at 1.5 million bats.
Added by Dylan
Jaffrey, New Hampshire
Known as one of the most climbed mountains in the world, this barren peak is permanently bald thanks to an anti-wolf fire
Added by thomasharper
Peterborough, New Hampshire
Peterborough Town Library
This small-town library was the first in the world to be entirely supported by taxation
Added by cdickmayes
One of Antoni Gaudi's most classic buildings is well-known for its "dragon-back" design
Added by isidrond
One of the few remaining ancient aqueducts described by Frontinus as 'the most solemn testimony of the Empire.'
Added by philoursmars
Real Jardin Botanico
Over two centuries old and counting, Madrid's massive botanical garden contains one of Europe's only desert environments
Added by shelbystu
Xinyi District, Taiwan
Sun Yat-Sen Memorial Hall
Memorial to the father of the Republic of China
Added by spinkk
An enormous park-like oasis, full of famous Chicagoans' graves
Added by dorkas
Once called the "Polish Gold Coast" it is an icon of the neighborhood that bears its same name
Palmer House Hilton
This historic hotel invented the chocolate brownie.
Added by lewblank
"World's biggest dinosaur" featured in Pee Wee's Big Adventure, now houses a creationist museum in its abdomen
Added by anhie
An enormous pink granite batholith, long attributed with spiritual powers by the Tonkawa Indians.
Added by Clinton
Carl S. English Jr. Botanical Gardens
A young botanist's horticultural vision realized through a lifetime of planting, tending, and collecting seeds
Added by meganmichelle
Greenwood Space Travel Supply Co.
Pick up all of the cosmic knick-knacks under the sun or take a creative writing course, all offered in this novelty storefront
Added by EricGrundhauser
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