Atlas Obscura Lists

Atlas Obscura Lists

Handy Guides to the World's Most Curious Places

An American Civil Rights Tour
The Paul Robeson House & Museum
The house from the street
The bust of Fred Hampton.
America's Black Holocaust Museum reopened in a new building in February 2022.
'Women of the Black Panther Party'
Olympic Black Power Statue

An American Civil Rights Tour

In the footsteps of freedom.


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7 Restaurants and Bars That Celebrate American Presidents
Place setting 55.5, where the two men ate their famous meal in April 2016.
The original location of the pub.
Booth One: "The Rumble Seat."
The Tea House in October 2007.

7 Restaurants and Bars That Celebrate American Presidents

A Clinton-themed lunch counter in Chile, an Obama shrine at a hole-in-the-wall in Hanoi, and other expressions of political fandom.


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35 Places to Celebrate Black Musicians and How They Changed the World
View from S Lowe St
The guitars are flanked by stoplights.
Robert Johnson's cenotaph at Mt. Zion MB Church.
The sign marking Payne Chapel in Quito, Mississippi.
Robert Johnson's headstone at Little Zion Church.
Earnestine & Hazel's.

35 Places to Celebrate Black Musicians and How They Changed the World

A legacy from Robert Johnson to trap and beyond.


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13 Places to Celebrate Erratic Behavior
Rollstone Boulder
Precariously perched.
The Wren's Eggs
Devil's Lake

13 Places to Celebrate Erratic Behavior

If you’re one of those “everything in its place” people, you’re going to hate this.


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Around the World in 11 Aphrodisiacs
A handful of jumiles.
A glass of "Big Bamboo" brand Jamaican Irish moss.

Around the World in 11 Aphrodisiacs

If penis fish be the food of love, read on.


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Our Favorite Newly Added Places Across Africa
Iyake Suspended Lake
Sierra Leone's National Railway Museum
Ha Baroana
Walking into Gidan Rumfa
Nyamirambo market
Sword of Okomfo Anokye

Our Favorite Newly Added Places Across Africa

Art, culture, nature, and more.


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