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9 Weird and Creepy Museums That Will Give You the Chills

The Lineup | Posted 03.18.2017 | Weird News
The Lineup

Credit: istolethetv / Flickr By: DeAnna Janes Walls of skulls, display cases containing demonic dolls, or massive hairballs removed from the stomach...

The Bata Shoe Museum In Toronto Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 09.04.2016 | Arts
Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

I admit to being a museum aficionado, particularly art and cultural emporiums that showcase quality and extraordinary examples of art forms and repres...

The Weirdest Place On Earth

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 01.31.2014 | Travel

When your small town in Alberta is facing dire economic hardship, there's only one thing to do: Kill and stuff dozens of gophers, and then arrange the...

America's Strangest Museums (PHOTOS)

Travel + Leisure | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Whether devoted to barbed wire or Bigfoot, most of these strange museums spring from the passionate hobbies of individuals like Bannister. And their labors of love are a reminder that what can be considered worthy to collect is as varied as the country itself.

Top 10 Quirky Museums

Cheapflights | Posted 07.17.2013 | Travel

Hear the word museum and, odds are, you conjure up an image of portrait halls and sculpture gardens -- the traditional home of traditional art. However, the world is a huge, creative and even quirky place, and there are museums around the globe that reflect this diversity of passions.

Game Over For National Pinball Museum

The Baltimore Sun | Chris Kaltenbach | Posted 04.22.2013 | DC

Baltimore's year-old National Pinball Museum, a pinging, clanging, tilting tribute to the flipper machines that have been mainstays of American popula...

Killing the Museum

James Taylor | Posted 03.10.2013 | Weird News
James Taylor

It's just past New Year's, and for the third time in a decade, I've had to kill a museum. Ok, maybe that's a harsh way to put it, but that's how it feels.

PHOTOS: The World's Weirdest Museums

Posted 07.22.2013 | Travel

There are very few things, it seems, that don't have museums dedicated to them these days. The history of torture in museum form makes sense, for i...

The World's 8 Weirdest Food Museums

Food Republic | Posted 10.24.2012 | Home
Food Republic

At some of the world's most memorable museums, food is actually the focus. From the new gelato museum opening in Emilia Romagna this September to a 25-year-old Korean kimchi academy, there are entire institutions dedicated to locals' singular gastronomic obsessions.

Our City's Weirdest Museums: Death, Celebs & Bunnies!

| Katie Bain | Posted 10.03.2011 | Los Angeles

You know LACMA and MOCA, and Skirball, Hammer and Getty -- who doesn't? But when you're looking to delve into some of LA's most esoteric -- and, frank...

PHOTOS: 8 Bizarre Body Parts On Display Around The World

AOL Travel News | Posted 07.25.2011 | Travel

The tradition of putting body parts on display is almost as old as religion itself. Reliquaries containing the hands, feet, teeth, and other parts of ...

PHOTOS: The World's Weirdest Museums

Posted 07.18.2011 | Arts

Wednesday was International Museum Day, a day that "aims to increase public awareness of the role of museums in developing society," according to the ...

PHOTOS: 11 Bizarre Museums Around The World

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

There are thousands of museums around the world--from classic art and architecture to the history of water. Countless number of these museums are odd,...