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Space Out in Chile’s Atacama Desert
Dec 08–Dec 14, 2017
Barcelona Unmasked: Cabaret, Cuisine, and Carnival
Feb 05–Feb 11, 2018
Dhows, Souqs, and Mosques of Oman
Feb 26–Mar 05, 2018
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The Renaissance Knives That Will Have You Singing for Your Supper
Sweeney Todd would approve.
November 16, 2017
Why Can't People Stop Touching Museum Exhibits?
After years of watching, one researcher thinks she's got the answer.
November 10, 2017
Chamber of Art and Curiosities
Archduke Ferdinand II's collection of rare objects is considered one of the oldest museums in the world.
Added by gretchenmora
What Happened to the Severed Head of Peter the Great's Wife's Lover
Don't believe the hype.
October 20, 2017
Behold Wisconsin's Cabinet of Curiosity Corn Maze
The trilobite design is a 480-foot tribute to the state fossil.
September 21, 2017
No two pieces are exactly the same at Portland's hippo-themed hardware store.
Sponsored by Travel Oregon
Added by Kavya Ram Mohan
Museum of Unheard of Things
A wunderkammer of everyday objects hiding an untold story.
Added by ahvenas
La Specola Zoological Museum
An incredible menagerie of more than 3 million taxidermied animals at the oldest science museum in Europe.
Added by corinnealexandra
Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
Mr. Marvel's Wondertorium
A museum of the dime museum that features weird entertainments of yesteryear, from feejee mermaids to flea circuses.
Added by blackswampoddities
Taller d'Oleguer Junyent (Oleguer Junyent's Workshop)
The studio of Catalonia's most famous theatrical designer remains exactly as he left it.
Added by FelipeTrigo
Miracle of America Museum
With over 340,000 artifacts and counting, there is something for everyone at the "Smithsonian of the West."
Added by Molly McBride Jacobson
The Hull Mermaid
This mummified mermaid corpse is an aquatic curio that was eventually revealed to be a fake.
Added by kelvin1084
Shoshone Bird Museum of Natural History
Three generations of intrepid collectors display their curious artifacts in a homemade museum right next to the caves they discovered.
Added by shopper1
Wilbur D. May Museum
An eccentric millionaire's personal curio collection includes at least one shrunken head.
Added by bellsbastian
Harry’s Harbor Bazaar
A wunderkammer of exoticism immortalized by Tom Waits.
Added by Meg
Peek Inside the World's Most Strange and Morbid Collections
Vintage ouija boards? Check. A taxidermied two-headed cow? Check.
October 19, 2016
Museum of Psychphonics
A modern-day wunderkammer dedicated to Indianapolis history, Afrofuturism and musical vibrations.
Added by slaskow
Las Vegas, Nevada
Lonnie Hammargren's House
This former lieutenant governor's home is brimming with curiosities.
Added by taotaoholmes
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