Atlas Obscura Lists

Atlas Obscura Lists

Handy Guides to the World's Most Curious Places

15 Wonderfully Repurposed Places
Ingmar Cronhammar's 2015 exhibition in the Cisternerne, "H."
Climbing walls reaching to the high ceilings of the church.
The old gasification plant in Gas Works Park, Seattle

15 Wonderfully Repurposed Places

One person's ruins are another's dream construction project.


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10 Big Things in America's Smallest State
Big Blue Bug
Belcourt's east façade, originally rear of the castle, faces Bellevue Avenue.
The main reading room of the Athenaeum.
Lamp/Bear.
Carey Mansion, aka Collinwood

10 Big Things in America's Smallest State

Some of Rhode Island's wonders are larger than life.


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Get Rolling on These 7 Dreamy Bike Paths
Shimanami Kaido cycling.
Van Gogh Bicycle Path
Medieval Troglodyte Trail
York Solar System Trail.
Cycling Through Water.

Get Rolling on These 7 Dreamy Bike Paths

It's not the destination; it's the journey.


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8 Bars and Beverages That Outlasted the 18th Amendment
The historic tavern.
The Madam's chamber.
The Horse You Came In On Saloon.

8 Bars and Beverages That Outlasted the 18th Amendment

Party pre-Prohibition style.


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30 Places to Go Deep in the Art of Texas
Target Marathon
Profile of the Steel House
Prada Marfa.
Combine City has 14 "planted" combine tractors...

30 Places to Go Deep in the Art of Texas

Saddle up for the state's ultimate creative road trip.


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7 of Scotland’s Most Enchanting Standing Stones
Callanish Standing Stones.
A close up photo of several stones in one of the larger circles.
Lundin Links Standing Stones.
Ring of Brodgar
Clach an Truseil.
The Stones of Stenness

7 of Scotland’s Most Enchanting Standing Stones

These ancient monuments have captivated the imagination for thousands of years.


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