alleywaykid's User Profile - Atlas Obscura
Just Released! The second edition of our bestselling book.
Leaderboard Highlights
alleywaykid's activity rankings
1st
Places added to Heidelberg, Germany
1st
Places edited in Essex, England
1st
Places added to Nuremberg, Germany
2nd
Places added to Bucharest, Romania
2nd
Places edited in Heidelberg, Germany
3rd
Places edited in Rouen, France
4th
Places added to Moscow, Russia
5th
Places added to Mexico City, Mexico
5th
Places edited in Bucharest, Romania
Loading map...
Austin, Texas

Austin Moonlight Towers

Turning night into day in Victorian-era Austin to thwart a serial killer.
Austin, Texas

Museum of Natural and Artificial Ephemerata

DIY collection of eclectic holdings.
Seattle, Washington

Seattle Underground

A walk through the historic city center, under the streets of Seattle.
Portland, Oregon

Portland's Shanghai Tunnels

The seamy, underground secrets of Portland's criminal past.
Seattle, Washington

Hiram M. Chittenden Locks

Allowing humans and fish alike to migrate from freshwater to saltwater and back again.
Tacoma, Washington

Tacoma Narrows Bridge

This famous bridge twisted itself into oblivion, but not for the reason you might think.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Eastern State Penitentiary

World's first "penitentiary," meant to be humane, drove men insane.
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Mütter Museum

America's most famous museum of medical oddities, and home to the remains of Einstein's brain.
San Francisco, California

San Francisco Columbarium

The restored and active Victorian-era final resting place of San Francisco.
San Jose, California

The Winchester Mystery House

A peculiar mansion built by the troubled heir to the Winchester gun fortune.