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Penis Parks and Bone Stones

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Many people go outdoors to take in the scenery. At a number of parks across the world that scenery is, well,penises. Since the dawn of time, humans have honored the male reproductive organ in sculpture, imagery, and legend. Whether its a garden devoted to handmade likenesses, or simply nature accidentally recreating phallic imagery, sometimes it seems like there are penises everywhere. Take a look at some of the more phallic places across the world.

The Haesindang Penis Park in Korea honors a tragic story of young love and death. And genitalia.

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The park contains hundreds of hand-carved phalluses in every style imaginable.

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These ancient stones in the Chucuito Temple of Fertility, may have been placed in their current position by enterprising local perverts.

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This natural genital formation is located in a cave called, Hang Sung Sot, or the "Cave of Surprises."

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Amsterdam's Penis Fountain is especially on the nose about their sculptural intent.

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Image by Wit Suphamungmee

For more sexual strangeness, check out the Atlas Obscura's selection of erotic destinations.