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Puppenhaus Museum in Basel

Puppenhaus Museum in Basel

I never had a doll house when I was growing up. Because my mom was (and still is) a frustrated artist, she attempted to make one for me. But it remained unfinished, never to be used by a lonely only child like myself. Oh well. I never had many toys...

Walter Potter’s Museum of Curiosities

Walter Potter’s Museum of Curiosities

“A bizarre collection of stuffed animals that was broken up and sold around the world seven years ago has been reassembled for a one-off exhibition. The eccentric works of Victorian taxidermist Walter Potter, in which stuffed animals mimic human life, were sold for more than £500,000 in 2003.” Walter Potter’s...

Best Independent Travel Magazines

Best Independent Travel Magazines

In better news, THIS BELONGS IN A MUSEUM received a shout-out from americanguide. The Guardian named them as one of the best independent travel magazines. You can read the original article here. Thanks again, guys!

Dwarf Empire, China

Dwarf Empire, China

We live in politically correct times, well, except for the people of China. At Dwarf Empire, an amusement park of tiny mushroom-like castles that is part of the World Ecological Garden of Butterflies, visitors are entertained twice daily by the hundreds of dwarves who live and work here. Amongst the...

Unclaimed Baggage Center in Scottsboro, Alabama

Unclaimed Baggage Center in Scottsboro, Alabama

Ever lost something important on a plane ride? Knock on wood…I can’t say I ever have, unless you count that vitally important British celebrity tabloid magazine from 2005. Oh, darn! I needed that for my hoarding pile (joke). The Unclaimed Baggage Center in Scottsboro, Alabama isn’t a museum, but it’s...

Logic Puzzle Museum in Burlington, Wisconsin

Logic Puzzle Museum in Burlington, Wisconsin

Do I really need an excuse to cross the state border into Wisconsin? Besides eating a lot of cheese and doing a little dance because everything’s so cheap, there is always another weird attraction worth visiting. One of those unique museums happens to be the Logic Puzzle Museum in Burlington....

Hammer Museum, Alaska

Hammer Museum, Alaska

Yes, there is a Hammer Museum. And it’s in Haines, Alaska. So if you find yourself in Sarah Palin country and you have a thing for hammers, well, you know what to do.

Baked Bean Museum of Excellence

Baked Bean Museum of Excellence

For those who have never visited the UK, then you might not know of the culture’s obsession with eating beans on everything, specifically potatoes and slices of bread. I am happy that Museum Curator Captain Beany and his Baked Bean Museum of Excellence is dedicated to preserving the magic of...

Garbage Museum – CRRA Trash Museum, Connecticut

Garbage Museum – CRRA Trash Museum, Connecticut

A small museum may have to shut its doors if Saint Oscar the Grouch doesn’t open his trash can full of money and save the day. For sixteen years, the Garbage Museum was supported by revenues from an adjoining recycling center that processes about 30,000 tons of recyclables a year....

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