15 Fascinating Museums for Curious Travelers

Tired of traditional museum fare? In our travels, we’ve come across some truly thought-provoking and unusual museums.

From mummies to opium, spies (and even phalluses!), these fascinating places break the museum mold.

So whether you’re a history buff, a curious traveler or simply a fan of the weird and whimsical, these 15 wonderfully unique museums in the world are sure to amaze you!

International Spy Museum (USA)

The massive 140,000 square foot building houses the world’s largest collection of spy stuff ever on public display.


(Credit: International Spy Museum)


Museum of Enduring Beauty (Malaysia)

The Beauty Museum peels back the layers of beauty standards through the ages.


Icelandic Phallological Museum (Iceland)

Yes, this unique museum is exactly about what you think it’s about – the male’s “P-word” member!

(Credit: Icelandic Phallological Museum)


The Museum of Bad Art (USA)

It’s the Museum of Bad Art (MOBA) in Boston, and this art museum proudly celebrates artists whose works might never see the light of day elsewhere.

(Credit: The Museum of Bad Art)

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