Museums are some of the famous attractions built in the four corners of the world today. It is where a number of artifacts, paintings, and some other important pieces owned by a certain place, country, or a person. These significant structures are of course, built with different designs. In this regard, here are the 10 must-know weird museums available in the world today:
10. Winchester Mystery House
The heir of the Winchester family, whom is Sarah Winchester, was the one who decided to build this museum. It can be found in San Jose, California. What makes it weird is the main reason why it’s built. It was all because of the ghosts who appeared in front of Sarah, and these are the ghosts of the people who were killed by the Winchester family.
9. Broken Relationship Museum
This couple is absolutely weird since what you can see inside it are the things used by a famous couple in Croatia in their four years of having each other. They are Dražen Grubišic and Olinka Vištica. There are 40,000 people who visit this museum every year.
8. Museum of Bad Art
It was way back in 1994 when this weird museum was built. It is also known as MOBA. Scott Wilson was the man behind the building of this weird museum. What makes it weird are the low quality arts and artifacts displayed inside it.
7. Cockroach Hall of Fame Museum
Michael Bohdan, who happened to be an exterminator, was the man behind the creation of this museum. It can be located in the Plano, Texas. This is extremely weird because displayed here are dead cockroaches who are dressed like celebrities.
6. Museum of Burnt Food
The story of this weird museum started when an award winning harpist named Deborah Henson-Conant cooked her hot apple cider recipe when she suddenly burnt it because of a long phone call. Today, it is displaying great numbers of burnt food items cooked by famous people.
5. Paris Sewers Museum
It was way back in the year 1370 when this weird museum was established in Paris, France. Its French original name is Le Musée des Égouts de Paris. It is first in the world vaulted-walled sewer being established. It is a very long museum since it measures 2,400 kilometers long.
4. Museums of Questionable Medical Devices
What makes this museum weird are the displayed various malady-treatment devices widely used in the earlier times of 20th century. A foot-powered breast-enlarging pump is one famous device displayed here nowadays. Bob McCoy was the founder of this museum.
3. The Cat Museum
This museum was established by one of the past Chief Ministers of the beautiful country of Malaysia. This is in honor to the famous city of the country known as Kuching City. In Malay term, Kuching actually means “cat”.
2. The Museum of the Holy Souls in Purgatory
This small-room museum can be found inside the Church of the Sacred Heart of the Suffrage, which is a famous church built in Rome. The founder of this museum was none other than Victor Jouet.
1. Beijing Museum of Tap Water
This weird museum can be found in China. It is specifically built on the same ground where the very first water plant of the country is located. What makes it weird are the different items displayed on it that have something to do with the China’s tap water history.
These are the 10 Must-Know Weird Museums available in the world today. Without a doubt, they have varied weirdness that may surprise everyone.