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Baltimore, Maryland

The American Visionary Art Museum

A museum is dedicated to exhibiting remarkable outsider art
39.2801, -76.6068
Staunton, Virginia

American Shakespeare Center's Blackfriars Playhouse

The only recreation of William Shakespeare's indoor playhouse
38.1495, -79.0705
New York, New York

The High Line

Elevated freight railway turned urban park
40.7392, -74.0083
336 ancient columns
Istanbul, Turkey

Basilica Cisterns of Istanbul

A marvel of Byzantine engineering under the streets of Istanbul
41.0087, 28.9778
New York, New York

Union Square Metronome

The most confusing clock in New York
40.7346, -73.9903
Urubamba, Peru

The Stonework of Machu Picchu

The intricate stonework of Machu Picchu serves as a testament to Incan engineers
-13.1631, -72.5455
The Collider Detector at Fermilab.
Aurora, Illinois

Fermilab

World's second largest particle accelerator, where nature reveals its secrets
41.8319, -88.2572
Boston, Massachusetts

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

Two thousand artifacts from around the world collected by one woman with an addiction
42.3387, -71.0982
Ether Monument. (Wikimedia Commons)
Boston, Massachusetts

Ether Monument

Statue commemorating the use of ether in anesthesia
42.3537, -71.0698
Foamhenge. (Stephanie RiCharde/Atlas Obscura)
Natural Bridge, Virginia

Foamhenge

Exact replica of the monument made using Styrofoam
37.6523, -79.5259
Ollantaytambo, Peru

Ollantaytambo Ruins

Preserved Inca city and site of the last Inca stronghold against the Spanish Conquistadors
-13.2581, -72.2633
The highly textured Qenqo Temple
Cusco, Peru

Qenqo Temple

Death rituals and sacrifice inside a Peruvian megalith
-13.5182, -72.0041
(Flickr/4rilla)
Queens, New York

5 Pointz

A graffiti Mecca welcoming artists from around the world - CLOSED
40.7451, -73.9453
New York, New York

Nikola Tesla Street Corner

Commemorating the spot where the famous scientist fed his pigeons.
40.7536, -73.9850
Boston, Massachusetts

Boston Tea Kettle

This massive tea kettle was once a promotional stunt for the Oriental Teashop
42.3593, -71.0592
Chicago, Illinois

Wicker Park

Once called the "Polish Gold Coast" it is an icon of the neighborhood that bears its same name
41.9080, -87.6767
Dublin, Ireland

The Long Room Library at Trinity College

The gorgeous library at Trinity College is home to remarkable treasures of Irish identity
53.3440, -6.2567
Duffield, Virginia

Virginia's Natural Tunnel

A 300 yard long natural tunnel through a ridge deep in the Appalachian Mountains.
36.7030, -82.7430
Greater London, England

West Norwood Cemetery

A Victorian park cemetery, standing on the site of what was once the Great North Wood
51.4336, -0.1028
A small plaque identifies what the wall pieces are.
New York, New York

Berlin Wall Section

A celebration of capitalism in Midtown
40.7601, -73.9748
New York, New York

Governors Island

Lie in a hammock where George Washington stood
40.6904, -74.0164
New York, New York

Giant Needle and Button

There must be a pun in this haystack somewhere...
40.7542, -73.9881
New York, New York

Greenacre Park

Read a book next to a Midtown waterfall
40.7561, -73.9693
New York, New York

Tannen's Magic Store

New York's oldest magic shop
40.7478, -73.9822