Obscura Day 2017 - Atlas Obscura

Join us at an event.

We're hosting over 170 events in 36 states and 25 countries.

A kayak exploration through the largest ship graveyard in the Western Hemisphere. A private tour of the world’s original nuclear power plant. A classical concert in an abandoned hilltop spy station outside Berlin. What discoveries await you?

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Get out and explore.

No events scheduled near you? Find an amazing Atlas Obscura location nearby and visit.

Choose from the more than 11,000 curious and wondrous places in the Atlas.

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Share your #obscuraday experience.

Follow the Atlas Obscura community and share your own photos and stories of discovery throughout the day.

Use the #obscuraday hashtag on your favorite social media platforms to show us how you're celebrating.