Mysteries at the Museum Travel Guide

Check out all the museums and artifacts featured in Mysteries at the Museum.


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Stafford Air & Space Museum
On display at the Stafford Air & Space Museum is a high-flying mechanical device that played a central role in a space mission that descended into disaster.
  • 3000 E Logan Rd
  • Weatherford, MD 73096 US

Stafford Air & Space Museum

On display at the Stafford Air & Space Museum is a high-flying mechanical device that played a central role in a space mission that descended into disaster.
3000 E Logan Rd Weatherford, MD, US
Phone: +1 580-772-5871
Baltimore Museum of Art
Hanging in the collection of the Baltimore Museum of Art is stunning work painted by the hand of Pierre-Auguste Renoir.
  • 10 Art Museum Dr
  • Baltimore, MD 21218 US

Baltimore Museum of Art

Hanging in the collection of the Baltimore Museum of Art is stunning work painted by the hand of Pierre-Auguste Renoir.
10 Art Museum Dr Baltimore, MD, US
Phone: +1 443-573-1700
Between the Covers Rare Books
A timeworn tome housed at Between the Covers Rare Books in Gloucester City, NJ, is a clue to the perplexing disappearance of Agatha Christie.
  • 112 Nicholson Rd
  • Gloucester City, NJ 08030 US

Between the Covers Rare Books

A timeworn tome housed at Between the Covers Rare Books in Gloucester City, NJ, is a clue to the perplexing disappearance of Agatha Christie.
112 Nicholson Rd Gloucester City, NJ, US
Phone: +1 856-456-8008
Strong National Museum of Play
The Strong Museum of Play is home to a small lump of gray, putty-like material that was eventually transformed into an icon of American childhood: Play-Doh.
  • 1 Manhattan Square Drive
  • Rochester, NY 14607 US

Strong National Museum of Play

The Strong Museum of Play is home to a small lump of gray, putty-like material that was eventually transformed into an icon of American childhood: Play-Doh.
1 Manhattan Square Drive Rochester, NY, US
Phone: +1 585-263-2700
National Museum of the U.S. Navy.
An honorary plaque at the National Museum of the United States Navy commemorates a diver who braved unchartered waters.
  • 736 Sicard St SE
  • Washington, DC 20003 US

National Museum of the U.S. Navy.

An honorary plaque at the National Museum of the United States Navy commemorates a diver who braved unchartered waters.
736 Sicard St SE Washington, DC, US
Northern Indiana Center For History
At the Center for History in South Bend, IN, an aging china doll speaks to a bizarre tale of deception and intrigue.
  • 808 W Washington St
  • South Bend, IN 46601 US

Northern Indiana Center For History

At the Center for History in South Bend, IN, an aging china doll speaks to a bizarre tale of deception and intrigue.
808 W Washington St South Bend, IN, US
Phone: +1 574-235-9664
Nevada Historical Society
At the Nevada Historical Society in Reno, a rusting weapon is linked to a near-fatal struggle in the life of a literary giant.
  • 1650 N Virginia St
  • Reno, NV 89503 US

Nevada Historical Society

At the Nevada Historical Society in Reno, a rusting weapon is linked to a near-fatal struggle in the life of a literary giant.
1650 N Virginia St Reno, NV, US
Phone: +1 775-688-1190
Frost Museum of Science
The Frost Museum, which celebrates the culture of science and technology, was originally built to educate children in the Miami area. It continues to be a place for kids and adults alike to learn more about the world of science.
  • 3280 S Miami Ave
  • Miami, FL 33129 US

Frost Museum of Science

The Frost Museum, which celebrates the culture of science and technology, was originally built to educate children in the Miami area. It continues to be a place for kids and adults alike to learn more about the world of science.
3280 S Miami Ave Miami, FL, US
Phone: +1 305-646-4200
Senator John Heinz History Center
The Heinz History Center in Pittsburgh is home to a wooden sleigh scarred by bullet holes, which mark the violent conclusion of one of the region’s most notorious love affairs.
  • 1212 Smallman Street
  • Pittsburgh, PA 15222 US

Senator John Heinz History Center

The Heinz History Center in Pittsburgh is home to a wooden sleigh scarred by bullet holes, which mark the violent conclusion of one of the region’s most notorious love affairs.
1212 Smallman Street Pittsburgh, PA, US
The Watts Museum
Within the collection of the Watts Museum at West Virginia University is a simple jar that holds a sensational tale of an entrepreneurs ambition and astounding ingenuity.
  • 401 Evansdale Dr
  • Morgantown, WV 26506 US

The Watts Museum

Within the collection of the Watts Museum at West Virginia University is a simple jar that holds a sensational tale of an entrepreneurs ambition and astounding ingenuity.
401 Evansdale Dr Morgantown, WV, US
Phone: +1 304-293-4609
San Diego Natural History Museum
Within the collection of the San Diego Natural History Museum in California is an ordinary plant that holds miraculous powers.
  • 1788 El Prado
  • San Diego, CA 92101 US

San Diego Natural History Museum

Within the collection of the San Diego Natural History Museum in California is an ordinary plant that holds miraculous powers.
1788 El Prado San Diego, CA, US
Phone: +1 619-232-3821
The International Life Cast Museum
The International Life Cast Museum in the Allston neighborhood of Boston houses the cast of a woman whose beguiling smile conceals an amazing tale of unlikely celebrity.
  • 119 Braintree St
  • Boston, MA US

The International Life Cast Museum

The International Life Cast Museum in the Allston neighborhood of Boston houses the cast of a woman whose beguiling smile conceals an amazing tale of unlikely celebrity.
119 Braintree St Boston, MA, US
Phone: +1 781-249-3386
Failed Assassination of JFK
The Belmont Public Library in New Hampshire has in its collection a small pin that was awarded for an immense act of heroism.
  • 146 Main Street
  • Belmont, NH 03220 US

Failed Assassination of JFK

The Belmont Public Library in New Hampshire has in its collection a small pin that was awarded for an immense act of heroism.
146 Main Street Belmont, NH, US
Max Factor
The Hollywood Museum in California displays several items that were designed by a pioneer in the glamorous world of silver-screen beauty, Max Factor.
  • 1660 North Highland Avenue
  • Hollywood, CA 90028 US

Max Factor

The Hollywood Museum in California displays several items that were designed by a pioneer in the glamorous world of silver-screen beauty, Max Factor.
1660 North Highland Avenue Hollywood, CA, US
Martian Monkey
In Decatur, the Georgia Bureau of Investigations Museum has preserved evidence of a strange being that some believed was evidence of a close encounter.
  • 3121 Panthersville Road
  • Decatur, GA 30034 US

Martian Monkey

In Decatur, the Georgia Bureau of Investigations Museum has preserved evidence of a strange being that some believed was evidence of a close encounter.
3121 Panthersville Road Decatur, GA, US
Natural Born Killers
The Nebraska History Museum displays a gun that triggered a terrifying series of events that gripped the nation, when 2 teenage lovers went on one of the most horrific and infamous crime sprees in modern history.
  • North 15th Street
  • Lincoln, NE 68508 US

Natural Born Killers

The Nebraska History Museum displays a gun that triggered a terrifying series of events that gripped the nation, when 2 teenage lovers went on one of the most horrific and infamous crime sprees in modern history.
North 15th Street Lincoln, NE, US
Dymaxion Car
The National Automobile Museum in Reno, NV, displays an unconventional vehicle with a daring design that once promised to revolutionize the entire auto industry

Dymaxion Car

The National Automobile Museum in Reno, NV, displays an unconventional vehicle with a daring design that once promised to revolutionize the entire auto industry
10 Lake Street Reno, NV, US
Shakespeare's Lost Plays
The Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, DC, has in its collection a bound book full of handwritten annotations.
  • 201 East Capitol Street Southeast
  • Washington, DC 20003 US

Shakespeare's Lost Plays

The Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, DC, has in its collection a bound book full of handwritten annotations.
201 East Capitol Street Southeast Washington, DC, US
Golden Venture
Located in New York City’s bustling Chinatown district, the Museum of Chinese in America documents the trials the Chinese undertook to start over in the United States.
  • 215 Centre Street
  • New York, NY 10013 US

Golden Venture

Located in New York City’s bustling Chinatown district, the Museum of Chinese in America documents the trials the Chinese undertook to start over in the United States.
215 Centre Street New York, NY, US
Funhouse Mummy
Dedicated to preserving the history of Oklahoma, this museum houses a wide array of artifacts from the state’s boom times.
  • 406 East Oklahoma Avenue
  • Guthrie, OK 73044 US

Funhouse Mummy

Dedicated to preserving the history of Oklahoma, this museum houses a wide array of artifacts from the state’s boom times.
406 East Oklahoma Avenue Guthrie, OK, US
Red Adair
This library and museum at Texas A&M University in College Station houses items that commemorate the country’s 41st president. But a helmet on display honors another famous Texan and is linked to a scorching tale of bravery.
  • 1000 George Bush Drive West
  • College Station, TX 77845 US

Red Adair

This library and museum at Texas A&M University in College Station houses items that commemorate the country’s 41st president. But a helmet on display honors another famous Texan and is linked to a scorching tale of bravery.
1000 George Bush Drive West College Station, TX, US
Flying Lawn Chair
Among the venerated vessels of flight at the San Diego Air & Space Museum in California is an ordinary lawn chair with milk jugs attached to it with rope and tape.
  • 2001 Pan American Plaza
  • San Diego, CA 92101 US

Flying Lawn Chair

Among the venerated vessels of flight at the San Diego Air & Space Museum in California is an ordinary lawn chair with milk jugs attached to it with rope and tape.
2001 Pan American Plaza San Diego, CA, US
Playboy’s Gold
The Franklin Institute in Philadelphia not only has exhibits on electricity and space, but it also houses a plane built by the Wright Brothers.
  • 222 North 20th Street
  • Philadelphia, PA 19103 US

Playboy’s Gold

The Franklin Institute in Philadelphia not only has exhibits on electricity and space, but it also houses a plane built by the Wright Brothers.
222 North 20th Street Philadelphia, PA, US
Morgan Depot
Striving to preserve New Jersey’s rich history, the Thomas Warne Historical Museum in Old Bridge, NJ, has an artifact on display that has been scarred by a violent past, telling a tale of unprecedented devastation.

Morgan Depot

Striving to preserve New Jersey’s rich history, the Thomas Warne Historical Museum in Old Bridge, NJ, has an artifact on display that has been scarred by a violent past, telling a tale of unprecedented devastation.
Matawan, NJ, US
The Surfing Heritage Foundation
At the Surfing Heritage and Cultural Center in San Clemente, CA, a colorful surfboard speaks to one of historys most notorious heists.
  • 110 Calle Iglesia
  • San Clemente, CA 92672 US

The Surfing Heritage Foundation

At the Surfing Heritage and Cultural Center in San Clemente, CA, a colorful surfboard speaks to one of historys most notorious heists.
110 Calle Iglesia San Clemente, CA, US
Phone: +1 949-388-0313
Prison Experiment
A tattered and time-worn briefcase in this museum’s collection once belonged to an eccentric doctor who performed gruesome and controversial surgeries in an attempt to reverse aging.
  • Marin History Museum
  • 1125 B St
  • San Rafael, CA 94901 US

Prison Experiment

A tattered and time-worn briefcase in this museum’s collection once belonged to an eccentric doctor who performed gruesome and controversial surgeries in an attempt to reverse aging.
Marin History Museum San Rafael, CA, US
Phone: +1 415-454-8538
Cottingley Fairies
At the Salon de Majie, amidst relics and artifacts from magic’s rich history, a series of fantastical photos tell of 2 young girls who offered evidence of mystical creatures and whose claims sparked a wave of controversy.
  • 6600 Smith Rd.
  • Loveland, OH 45140 US

Cottingley Fairies

At the Salon de Majie, amidst relics and artifacts from magic’s rich history, a series of fantastical photos tell of 2 young girls who offered evidence of mystical creatures and whose claims sparked a wave of controversy.
6600 Smith Rd. Loveland, OH, US
First Bank Robbery
At the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, a sizable oil painting portrays a working man embroiled in an historic heist that sent the fledgling nation’s first capital into the grips of hysteria.
  • 118 North Broad Street
  • Philadelphia, PA 19102 US

First Bank Robbery

At the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, a sizable oil painting portrays a working man embroiled in an historic heist that sent the fledgling nation’s first capital into the grips of hysteria.
118 North Broad Street Philadelphia, PA, US
Noah’s Ark
At the Wyatt Archaeological Museum, visitors can see a giant slab of rock unearthed from the hills of Turkey which some believe is fossilized proof of a biblical vessel.
  • 2502 Lynnville Highway
  • Cornersville, TN 37047 US

Noah’s Ark

At the Wyatt Archaeological Museum, visitors can see a giant slab of rock unearthed from the hills of Turkey which some believe is fossilized proof of a biblical vessel.
2502 Lynnville Highway Cornersville, TN, US
Invention of the Barcode
At the Smithsonian National Museum of American History, one commonplace can of corn, branded with a now ubiquitous label, tells of an unlikely story of invention that helped usher in a consumer revolution.
  • National Museum of American History
  • 1400 Constitution Ave
  • Washington, DC 20560 US

Invention of the Barcode

At the Smithsonian National Museum of American History, one commonplace can of corn, branded with a now ubiquitous label, tells of an unlikely story of invention that helped usher in a consumer revolution.
National Museum of American History Washington, DC, US
Phone: +1 202-633-1000
Bride of Frankenstein
At the Fort East Martello Museum, a cracked funerary plaque that once adorned a beautiful woman’s grave now tells of one man’s grotesque attempt to bring his love back from the dead.
  • 3501 South Roosevelt Boulevard
  • Key West, FL 33040 US

Bride of Frankenstein

At the Fort East Martello Museum, a cracked funerary plaque that once adorned a beautiful woman’s grave now tells of one man’s grotesque attempt to bring his love back from the dead.
3501 South Roosevelt Boulevard Key West, FL, US
The Walking Dead
Amongst the many strange artifacts at the New Orleans Historic Voodoo Museum, visitors can inspect a simple and crudely-made whip that harkens back to a blood-chilling practice that defies belief.
  • 724 Dumaine Street
  • New Orleans, LA 70116 US

The Walking Dead

Amongst the many strange artifacts at the New Orleans Historic Voodoo Museum, visitors can inspect a simple and crudely-made whip that harkens back to a blood-chilling practice that defies belief.
724 Dumaine Street New Orleans, LA, US
East River Blowout
At the New York Transit Museum, a piece of industrial machinery reminds visitors of a catastrophic subterranean disaster and the one man who lived to tell the tale.
  • Boerum Place
  • New York, NY 11201 US

East River Blowout

At the New York Transit Museum, a piece of industrial machinery reminds visitors of a catastrophic subterranean disaster and the one man who lived to tell the tale.
Boerum Place New York, NY, US
San Diego Tank Rampage
At the General Patton Memorial Museum a massive tank on view harkens back to the terrifying day when a madman took control of a lethal war machine and laid siege to an American city.
  • 62510 Chiriaco Road
  • Indio, CA 92201 US

San Diego Tank Rampage

At the General Patton Memorial Museum a massive tank on view harkens back to the terrifying day when a madman took control of a lethal war machine and laid siege to an American city.
62510 Chiriaco Road Indio, CA, US
Fox Kidnapping
At the Los Angeles Police Museum, a set of handwritten notes and a photo of a young man tell a bone-chilling story of a kidnapping gone wrong.
  • 6045 York Boulevard
  • Los Angeles, CA 90042 US

Fox Kidnapping

At the Los Angeles Police Museum, a set of handwritten notes and a photo of a young man tell a bone-chilling story of a kidnapping gone wrong.
6045 York Boulevard Los Angeles, CA, US
Michigan Triangle
At the Michigan Maritime Museum, a tattered, old salmon-colored dress shirt is a poignant reminder of a mysterious and otherworldly aviation anomaly that still remains a mystery to this day.
  • 260 Dyckman Avenue
  • South Haven Charter Township, MI 49090 US

Michigan Triangle

At the Michigan Maritime Museum, a tattered, old salmon-colored dress shirt is a poignant reminder of a mysterious and otherworldly aviation anomaly that still remains a mystery to this day.
260 Dyckman Avenue South Haven Charter Township, MI, US
Spirit Trumpet
At the Skeptiseum, visitors can inspect a simple-looking tin trumpet that was once used in a chilling ritual which many believe proved the existence of life beyond the grave.
  • 1310 Sweet Home Road
  • Buffalo, NY 14228 US

Spirit Trumpet

At the Skeptiseum, visitors can inspect a simple-looking tin trumpet that was once used in a chilling ritual which many believe proved the existence of life beyond the grave.
1310 Sweet Home Road Buffalo, NY, US
Meat Rain
At the Monroe Moosnick Museum, a jar containing a strange substance is the only evidence of a freak meteorological event in which mysterious meat inexplicably rained from the sky.
  • 300 North Broadway
  • Lexington, KY 40508 US

Meat Rain

At the Monroe Moosnick Museum, a jar containing a strange substance is the only evidence of a freak meteorological event in which mysterious meat inexplicably rained from the sky.
300 North Broadway Lexington, KY, US
Poisonous Tomato
At the Salem Country Historical, one antique wooden desk was owned by a man embroiled in a centuries-old story of culinary daring.
  • 83 Market Street
  • Salem, NJ 08079 US

Poisonous Tomato

At the Salem Country Historical, one antique wooden desk was owned by a man embroiled in a centuries-old story of culinary daring.
83 Market Street Salem, NJ, US
Count Lustig’s Counterfeit Money
The Secret Service Museum showcases the hulking frame of an antique printing press which was used by a prolific conman to carry out one of the largest counterfeiting operations in US history.
  • Secret Service Museum
  • 950 H St NW
  • Washington, DC 20223 US

Count Lustig’s Counterfeit Money

The Secret Service Museum showcases the hulking frame of an antique printing press which was used by a prolific conman to carry out one of the largest counterfeiting operations in US history.
Secret Service Museum Washington, DC, US
Kidnapping of Nell Donnelly
At the Kansas City Museum, a demure dress on display is a poignant reminder of one of the most shocking crimes of the 1930s and of the unlikely heroes who came to the rescue.
  • 3218 Gladstone Boulevard
  • Kansas City, MO 64123 US

Kidnapping of Nell Donnelly

At the Kansas City Museum, a demure dress on display is a poignant reminder of one of the most shocking crimes of the 1930s and of the unlikely heroes who came to the rescue.
3218 Gladstone Boulevard Kansas City, MO, US
Philly Outbreak
At the David J. Sencer CDC Museum in Atlanta, curious visitors can inspect a jug of strange yellow liquid and learn of a terrifying and mysterious newplague which once had the nation in the grips of terror.
  • 1600 Clifton Road Northeast
  • Atlanta, GA 30329 US

Philly Outbreak

At the David J. Sencer CDC Museum in Atlanta, curious visitors can inspect a jug of strange yellow liquid and learn of a terrifying and mysterious newplague which once had the nation in the grips of terror.
1600 Clifton Road Northeast Atlanta, GA, US
The Infamous Jersey Devil
At the International Cryptozoology Museum, a nondescript plaster cast of hoof prints tells of a series of hair raising encounters with a mythical beast that was reportedly terrifying the people of New Jersey.
  • 11 Avon Street
  • Portland, ME 04101 US

The Infamous Jersey Devil

At the International Cryptozoology Museum, a nondescript plaster cast of hoof prints tells of a series of hair raising encounters with a mythical beast that was reportedly terrifying the people of New Jersey.
11 Avon Street Portland, ME, US
Mysterious Death of President Harding
At the Southeastern Railway Museum, visitors can marvel at the stately train car of President Warren G. Harding and learn of his untimely and mysterious death while traveling on board.
  • 3595 Buford Hwy,
  • Duluth, GA 30096 US

Mysterious Death of President Harding

At the Southeastern Railway Museum, visitors can marvel at the stately train car of President Warren G. Harding and learn of his untimely and mysterious death while traveling on board.
3595 Buford Hwy, Duluth, GA, US
Whydah Galley
At the Whydah Pirate Museum, a small gold coin on display speaks of one man’s discovery of a centuries-old map and his tireless efforts to uncover a pirate’s treasure long thought lost.
  • 16 MacMillan Pier
  • Provincetown, MA 02657 US

Whydah Galley

At the Whydah Pirate Museum, a small gold coin on display speaks of one man’s discovery of a centuries-old map and his tireless efforts to uncover a pirate’s treasure long thought lost.
16 MacMillan Pier Provincetown, MA, US
Northfield Raid
At the Northfield Historical Society in Northfield, MN, visitors can view a massive iron safe which stopped a robbery and thwarted one of the most ruthless gangs of the Wild West.
  • 408 Division Street South
  • Northfield, MN 55057 US

Northfield Raid

At the Northfield Historical Society in Northfield, MN, visitors can view a massive iron safe which stopped a robbery and thwarted one of the most ruthless gangs of the Wild West.
408 Division Street South Northfield, MN, US
Stanley’s Snake Oil
At the Skeptiseum is a vile of clear liquid emblazoned with an antiquated label tells of a fabled miracle cure and the charismatic inventor who elevated the elixir to national prominence.
  • 1310 Sweet Home Road
  • Buffalo, NY 14228 US

Stanley’s Snake Oil

At the Skeptiseum is a vile of clear liquid emblazoned with an antiquated label tells of a fabled miracle cure and the charismatic inventor who elevated the elixir to national prominence.
1310 Sweet Home Road Buffalo, NY, US
Don Bolles' Car
The Newseum showcases the mangled body of a car from the 1970s that tells of an intrepid journalist’s dogged pursuit of truth in the face of grave danger.
  • 555 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest
  • Washington, DC 20001 US

Don Bolles' Car

The Newseum showcases the mangled body of a car from the 1970s that tells of an intrepid journalist’s dogged pursuit of truth in the face of grave danger.
555 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest Washington, DC, US
Boston Tea Party Museum
At the Boston Tea Party Museum, visitors get a rare glimpse at one of only 2 surviving tea crates from the infamous event and learn of the mysterious circumstances around one of the nation’s most iconic moments.
  • 306 Congress Street
  • Boston, MA 02210 US

Boston Tea Party Museum

At the Boston Tea Party Museum, visitors get a rare glimpse at one of only 2 surviving tea crates from the infamous event and learn of the mysterious circumstances around one of the nation’s most iconic moments.
306 Congress Street Boston, MA, US
Phone Phreakers
At the Computer History Museum, visitors can see a strange, outdated piece of technology that was used to hack one of the largest networks in the world and played a devious part in one of the greatest technological advances of all time.
  • 1401 North Shoreline Boulevard
  • Mountain View, CA 94043 US

Phone Phreakers

At the Computer History Museum, visitors can see a strange, outdated piece of technology that was used to hack one of the largest networks in the world and played a devious part in one of the greatest technological advances of all time.
1401 North Shoreline Boulevard Mountain View, CA, US
Bugsy Seigel
At the Los Angeles Police Museum, twisted bullet fragments are all that remain of a notorious gangster’s brutal mob-land slaying that shocked tinsel town and remains shrouded in mystery.
  • 6045 York Boulevard
  • Los Angeles, CA 90042 US

Bugsy Seigel

At the Los Angeles Police Museum, twisted bullet fragments are all that remain of a notorious gangster’s brutal mob-land slaying that shocked tinsel town and remains shrouded in mystery.
6045 York Boulevard Los Angeles, CA, US
Mother of CSI
At Maryland’s Office of the Medial Examiner, visitors can inspect an array of childlike dollhouses whose morbid displays of death played an unexpected role in the history of modern crime scene investigation.
  • 900 W Baltimore St.
  • Baltimore, MD 21223 US

Mother of CSI

At Maryland’s Office of the Medial Examiner, visitors can inspect an array of childlike dollhouses whose morbid displays of death played an unexpected role in the history of modern crime scene investigation.
900 W Baltimore St. Baltimore, MD, US
Sally Rand's Fan Dance
A pair of ostrich feather fans stored in the museum’s archives tells of a risqué dancer who scandalized the Chicago World’s Fair and launched the career of an icon.
  • 1601 N. Clark St.
  • Chicago, IL 60614 US

Sally Rand's Fan Dance

A pair of ostrich feather fans stored in the museum’s archives tells of a risqué dancer who scandalized the Chicago World’s Fair and launched the career of an icon.
1601 N. Clark St. Chicago, IL, US
Real Story Behind Argo
At the International Spy Museum, visitors can see a small plastic makeup compact used in one of the most daring rescues in CIA history.
  • 800 F Street NW
  • Washington, DC 20004 US

Real Story Behind Argo

At the International Spy Museum, visitors can see a small plastic makeup compact used in one of the most daring rescues in CIA history.
800 F Street NW Washington, DC, US
Invention of the Microwave
At the National Electronics Museum is a piece of technology from the 1940s that was threatened with obsolescence after the end of World War II. How did it find an unlikely second act and jolt kitchens around the world into the modern age?
  • 1745 West Nursery Road
  • Linthicum, MD 21090 US

Invention of the Microwave

At the National Electronics Museum is a piece of technology from the 1940s that was threatened with obsolescence after the end of World War II. How did it find an unlikely second act and jolt kitchens around the world into the modern age?
1745 West Nursery Road Linthicum, MD, US
Chemist’s War
A dusty glass bottle on display at the Museum of the American Gangster speaks to a terrifying outbreak that sent shockwaves throughout the city during the Prohibition era.
  • 78 Saint Marks Place
  • New York, NY 10003 US

Chemist’s War

A dusty glass bottle on display at the Museum of the American Gangster speaks to a terrifying outbreak that sent shockwaves throughout the city during the Prohibition era.
78 Saint Marks Place New York, NY, US
Squeaky Fromme
The museum showcases a pistol that was used in an assassination attempt that shocked the world. But behind the sudden act of violence lies a bizarre plot, a notorious cult, and a man whose name has become synonymous with evil.
  • 303 Pearl Street Northwest
  • Grand Rapids, MI 49504 US

Squeaky Fromme

The museum showcases a pistol that was used in an assassination attempt that shocked the world. But behind the sudden act of violence lies a bizarre plot, a notorious cult, and a man whose name has become synonymous with evil.
303 Pearl Street Northwest Grand Rapids, MI, US
Hodag
Visitors to The Rhinelander Logging Museum are greeted by the snarling and hideous face of a beast that many believed terrorized the people of this peaceful region.
  • E Kemp St.
  • Rhinelander, WI US

Hodag

Visitors to The Rhinelander Logging Museum are greeted by the snarling and hideous face of a beast that many believed terrorized the people of this peaceful region.
E Kemp St. Rhinelander, WI, US
Typhoid Mary
Buried in the archives of the New York County Clerk’s Office is a file that tells of an epidemic which sent New York City into the grips of terror. The infamous woman at the center of it all has gone down in history.
  • 31 Chambers Street
  • New York, NY 10007 US

Typhoid Mary

Buried in the archives of the New York County Clerk’s Office is a file that tells of an epidemic which sent New York City into the grips of terror. The infamous woman at the center of it all has gone down in history.
31 Chambers Street New York, NY, US
Painless Parker
At Temple University’s Historical Dental Museum, curious visitors can marvel at a metal pail filled to the brim with human teeth. The owner of this bizarre bucket was an influential and controversial character in the strange history of dentistry.
  • 3223 North Broad St/
  • Philadelphia, PA 19122 US

Painless Parker

At Temple University’s Historical Dental Museum, curious visitors can marvel at a metal pail filled to the brim with human teeth. The owner of this bizarre bucket was an influential and controversial character in the strange history of dentistry.
3223 North Broad St/ Philadelphia, PA, US
Oneida
The Oneida Community Mansion House contains a set of silverware that represents the dark and sinister secrets of the people who once lived in this sprawling building.
  • 170 Kenwood Avenue
  • Oneida, NY 13421 US

Oneida

The Oneida Community Mansion House contains a set of silverware that represents the dark and sinister secrets of the people who once lived in this sprawling building.
170 Kenwood Avenue Oneida, NY, US
Carrie Nation
The city of Bardstown is known as the Bourbon Capital of the World and is home to the Oscar Getz Museum of Whiskey. But one of its most intriguing objects is a hatchet that belonged to an activist who fought for temperance.
  • 114 North 5th Street
  • Bardstown, KY 40004 US

Carrie Nation

The city of Bardstown is known as the Bourbon Capital of the World and is home to the Oscar Getz Museum of Whiskey. But one of its most intriguing objects is a hatchet that belonged to an activist who fought for temperance.
114 North 5th Street Bardstown, KY, US
Boston Strangler
The Museum of Crime and Punishment contains a simple switchblade which belonged to a man who many believe was one of Boston’s most notorious killers. Spanning decades, the case remains largely unsolved to this very day.
  • 575 7th Street Northwest
  • Washington, DC 20004 US

Boston Strangler

The Museum of Crime and Punishment contains a simple switchblade which belonged to a man who many believe was one of Boston’s most notorious killers. Spanning decades, the case remains largely unsolved to this very day.
575 7th Street Northwest Washington, DC, US
Nellie Bly’s Bag
At the Newseum is a worn leather bag that once belonged to a pioneering journalist. Her hard-hitting investigation was as groundbreaking as it was risky, almost making her a casualty of the very dark and sinister practices she was trying to uncover.
  • 555 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest
  • Washington, DC 20001 US

Nellie Bly’s Bag

At the Newseum is a worn leather bag that once belonged to a pioneering journalist. Her hard-hitting investigation was as groundbreaking as it was risky, almost making her a casualty of the very dark and sinister practices she was trying to uncover.
555 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest Washington, DC, US
Operation Pastorius
The collection of the National Firearms Museum includes a World War II-era pistol that was found during the hunt for a secret network of spies operating on American soil. What evil plot was discovered along with this gun?
  • National Firearms Museum
  • 11250 Waples Mill Rd
  • Fairfax, VA 22030 US

Operation Pastorius

The collection of the National Firearms Museum includes a World War II-era pistol that was found during the hunt for a secret network of spies operating on American soil. What evil plot was discovered along with this gun?
National Firearms Museum Fairfax, VA, US
Phone: +1 703-267-1620
Vanishing Carroll Deering
At the Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum is the bell from the Carroll Deering, a shipping vessel whose entire crew mysteriously vanished in one of the most confounding cases in seafaring history.
  • 59200 Museum Drive
  • Hatteras, NC 27943 US

Vanishing Carroll Deering

At the Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum is the bell from the Carroll Deering, a shipping vessel whose entire crew mysteriously vanished in one of the most confounding cases in seafaring history.
59200 Museum Drive Hatteras, NC, US
Henry Box Brown
The Virginia Historical Society is home to a work of art that depicts a stunning act of bravery. A tobacco plantation slave named Henry Brown packed himself in a wooden crate and had it shipped North in search of freedom.
  • 428 N Boulevard
  • Richmond, VA 23220 US

Henry Box Brown

The Virginia Historical Society is home to a work of art that depicts a stunning act of bravery. A tobacco plantation slave named Henry Brown packed himself in a wooden crate and had it shipped North in search of freedom.
428 N Boulevard Richmond, VA, US
Edison’s Electric Pen
At the Thomas Edison Historical Park is one of the celebrated inventors’ biggest disappointments: the electric pen. Though this device failed to transform the world of business, it went on to make a surprising and lasting impression.
  • Thomas Edison National Historical Park
  • 211 Main St
  • West Orange, NJ 07052 US

Edison’s Electric Pen

At the Thomas Edison Historical Park is one of the celebrated inventors’ biggest disappointments: the electric pen. Though this device failed to transform the world of business, it went on to make a surprising and lasting impression.
Thomas Edison National Historical Park West Orange, NJ, US
Phone: +1 973-736-0550
The Seven Sutherland Sisters
On display is a set of murky glass bottles that tell a hair-raising tale. They once contained a product that catapulted 7 impoverished and eccentric sisters to an improbable life of fame and fortune.
  • 215 Niagara Street
  • Lockport, NY 14094 US

The Seven Sutherland Sisters

On display is a set of murky glass bottles that tell a hair-raising tale. They once contained a product that catapulted 7 impoverished and eccentric sisters to an improbable life of fame and fortune.
215 Niagara Street Lockport, NY, US
Murder at the Garden
At the Philadelphia Museum of Art is a bronze statue of Diana, the Roman goddess of the hunt. This work of art bore witness to a scandalous, turn of the century crime that rocked high society and the nation.
  • 2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
  • Philadelphia, PA 19130 US

Murder at the Garden

At the Philadelphia Museum of Art is a bronze statue of Diana, the Roman goddess of the hunt. This work of art bore witness to a scandalous, turn of the century crime that rocked high society and the nation.
2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA, US
Miracle Car
At the Peterson Automotive Museum in Los Angeles, a uniquely designed car once promised to save a nation in the midst of an unprecedented fuel crisis.
  • 6060 Wilshire Boulevard
  • Los Angeles, CA 90036 US

Miracle Car

At the Peterson Automotive Museum in Los Angeles, a uniquely designed car once promised to save a nation in the midst of an unprecedented fuel crisis.
6060 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles, CA, US
Glass Armonica
Among the items at the Bakken Museum is a wooden and glass musical instrument, invented by one of America’s founding fathers.
  • 3537 Zenith Avenue South
  • Minneapolis, MN 55416 US

Glass Armonica

Among the items at the Bakken Museum is a wooden and glass musical instrument, invented by one of America’s founding fathers.
3537 Zenith Avenue South Minneapolis, MN, US
Civil War Spy Scroll
At the International Spy Museum is a small piece of paper that represents one of the most thrilling espionage sagas of the Civil War.
  • 800 F Street NW
  • Washington, DC 20004 US

Civil War Spy Scroll

At the International Spy Museum is a small piece of paper that represents one of the most thrilling espionage sagas of the Civil War.
800 F Street NW Washington, DC, US
Nuclear Accident
The EBR-I Atomic Museum is housed in a former nuclear facility. And one artifact there, an oversized panel with red lights, speaks to one of the worst nuclear accidents in American history.

Nuclear Accident

The EBR-I Atomic Museum is housed in a former nuclear facility. And one artifact there, an oversized panel with red lights, speaks to one of the worst nuclear accidents in American history.
20 U.S. 26 Arco, ID, US
Boss Tweed
At the Museum of the City of New York sits a small hollow figure of a portly man, a caricature of one of the Big Apple’s most influential -- and crooked -- politicians.
  • 1220 5th Avenue
  • New York, NY 10029 US

Boss Tweed

At the Museum of the City of New York sits a small hollow figure of a portly man, a caricature of one of the Big Apple’s most influential -- and crooked -- politicians.
1220 5th Avenue New York, NY, US
Fram
The American Yacht Club contains an extensive collection of model ships. And one such model showcases an innovative design that was used by a courageous explorer to battle the elements in his attempt to reach one of Earth’s harshest environments.
  • 499 Stuyvesant Avenue
  • Rye, NY 10580 US

Fram

The American Yacht Club contains an extensive collection of model ships. And one such model showcases an innovative design that was used by a courageous explorer to battle the elements in his attempt to reach one of Earth’s harshest environments.
499 Stuyvesant Avenue Rye, NY, US
Unlikely Assassin
New York’s Municipal Archives was founded in 1950 and is home to records, census data and directories that help its patrons research their family history.
  • 31 Chambers Street
  • New York, NY 10007 US

Unlikely Assassin

New York’s Municipal Archives was founded in 1950 and is home to records, census data and directories that help its patrons research their family history.
31 Chambers Street New York, NY, US
John Brown Pike
The Kansas Historical Society was founded in 1875, and today, the museum sits on 80 acres of land devoted to preserving the state’s great history.
  • 6425 Southwest 6th Avenue
  • Topeka, KS 66615 US

John Brown Pike

The Kansas Historical Society was founded in 1875, and today, the museum sits on 80 acres of land devoted to preserving the state’s great history.
6425 Southwest 6th Avenue Topeka, KS, US
Liberty Nickel
The Money Museum at the American Numismatic Association houses a number of galleries dedicated to the association’s comprehensive collection of coins and paper money.
  • 818 North Cascade Avenue
  • Colorado Springs, CO 80903 US

Liberty Nickel

The Money Museum at the American Numismatic Association houses a number of galleries dedicated to the association’s comprehensive collection of coins and paper money.
818 North Cascade Avenue Colorado Springs, CO, US
Atlas Missile
The San Diego Air & Space Museum in Balboa Park features more than 120 pieces of aircraft in their collection.
  • 335 Kenney Street
  • El Cajon, CA 92020 US

Atlas Missile

The San Diego Air & Space Museum in Balboa Park features more than 120 pieces of aircraft in their collection.
335 Kenney Street El Cajon, CA, US
Wax Statue of Madame Tussaud
Madam Tussaud’s Wax Museum has roots dating back to the Paris of 1770. There, the museum’s namesake learned the art of wax modeling from her mentor, Dr. Philippe Curtius.
  • 234 W 42nd St.
  • New York, NY 10036 US

Wax Statue of Madame Tussaud

Madam Tussaud’s Wax Museum has roots dating back to the Paris of 1770. There, the museum’s namesake learned the art of wax modeling from her mentor, Dr. Philippe Curtius.
234 W 42nd St. New York, NY, US
Flour Mill Explosion
Located on the Mississippi River, the Mill City Museum in Minneapolis, MN, is built into the ruins of the world’s largest flour mill with many of the mill’s original features still in tact.
  • 704 South 2nd Street
  • Minneapolis, MN 55401 US

Flour Mill Explosion

Located on the Mississippi River, the Mill City Museum in Minneapolis, MN, is built into the ruins of the world’s largest flour mill with many of the mill’s original features still in tact.
704 South 2nd Street Minneapolis, MN, US
Psychic Horse
The memo book can be found at the Rhine ESP/Parapsychology Museum in Durham, NC, which is home to various pieces of equipment that document the study of parapsychology over the past 70 years.
  • 2741 Campus Walk Avenue
  • Durham, NC 27705 US

Psychic Horse

The memo book can be found at the Rhine ESP/Parapsychology Museum in Durham, NC, which is home to various pieces of equipment that document the study of parapsychology over the past 70 years.
2741 Campus Walk Avenue Durham, NC, US
Strange Story of Rubber
Connecticut’s Naugatuck Historical Society, located in an old train station, chronicles many of the highpoints in Naugatuck’s history, including Charles Goodyear’s discovery of vulcanization.
  • 195 Water Street
  • Naugatuck, CT 06770 US

Strange Story of Rubber

Connecticut’s Naugatuck Historical Society, located in an old train station, chronicles many of the highpoints in Naugatuck’s history, including Charles Goodyear’s discovery of vulcanization.
195 Water Street Naugatuck, CT, US
Pulaski Axe
The Wallace District Mining Museum in Wallace, ID, tells the story behind the Pulaski Axe and how it developed from the exploits of a heroic man, who bravely saved the men in his command from a near-certain death.
  • 509 Bank Street
  • Wallace, ID 83873 US

Pulaski Axe

The Wallace District Mining Museum in Wallace, ID, tells the story behind the Pulaski Axe and how it developed from the exploits of a heroic man, who bravely saved the men in his command from a near-certain death.
509 Bank Street Wallace, ID, US
Cigar Box Bomb
This seemingly innocuous box can be found at the National Postal Museum in Washington, DC, which is dedicated to the preservation of the postal service’s history with exhibitions of stamps, machinery and other artifacts.
  • 2 Massachusetts Avenue Northeast
  • Washington, DC 20002 US

Cigar Box Bomb

This seemingly innocuous box can be found at the National Postal Museum in Washington, DC, which is dedicated to the preservation of the postal service’s history with exhibitions of stamps, machinery and other artifacts.
2 Massachusetts Avenue Northeast Washington, DC, US
Project Alpha
The spoon can be found among the books and artifacts related to the paranormal at the James Randi Educational Foundation in Los Angeles, which is dedicated to exposing paranormal fraud.
  • 1724 North Highland Avenue
  • Los Angeles, CA 90028 US

Project Alpha

The spoon can be found among the books and artifacts related to the paranormal at the James Randi Educational Foundation in Los Angeles, which is dedicated to exposing paranormal fraud.
1724 North Highland Avenue Los Angeles, CA, US
Franklin’s Arctic Expedition
The Elisha Kent Kane Historical Society in New York City, where this carving is housed, preserves artifacts of nineteenth-century Artic exploration, most significantly, that of Sir John Franklin, whose expedition ended fatally.
  • 71 West 23rd Street
  • New York, NY 10010 US

Franklin’s Arctic Expedition

The Elisha Kent Kane Historical Society in New York City, where this carving is housed, preserves artifacts of nineteenth-century Artic exploration, most significantly, that of Sir John Franklin, whose expedition ended fatally.
71 West 23rd Street New York, NY, US
76 Days Adrift
Documenting nearly 3,000 years of man’s history at sea, the Mariners’ Museum explains how a device sustained amateur sailor, Steve Callahan, through a historic, yet possibly tragic, quest for glory.
  • 100 Museum Dr.
  • Newport News, VA 23601 US

76 Days Adrift

Documenting nearly 3,000 years of man’s history at sea, the Mariners’ Museum explains how a device sustained amateur sailor, Steve Callahan, through a historic, yet possibly tragic, quest for glory.
100 Museum Dr. Newport News, VA, US
Arsenic Anna
A rosary that belonged to a notorious criminal can be found at the Ohio Historical Society, which includes a museum along with its archives, library and preservation office.
  • 800 East 17th Avenue
  • Columbus, OH 43211 US

Arsenic Anna

A rosary that belonged to a notorious criminal can be found at the Ohio Historical Society, which includes a museum along with its archives, library and preservation office.
800 East 17th Avenue Columbus, OH, US
SS Sultana
The Crittenden County Historical Museum has on display an unassuming rock-like object that played a role in one of the worst maritime disasters to befall the United States.
  • 1112 Main Street
  • Earle, AR 72331 US

SS Sultana

The Crittenden County Historical Museum has on display an unassuming rock-like object that played a role in one of the worst maritime disasters to befall the United States.
1112 Main Street Earle, AR, US
Meucci Phone
This museum is the historic home of inventor Antonio Meucci, who is believed to be the true inventor of the telephone. The museum offers exhibitions, lectures and concerts that celebrate Italian history in America.
  • 420 Tompkins Avenue
  • Staten Island, NY 10305 US

Meucci Phone

This museum is the historic home of inventor Antonio Meucci, who is believed to be the true inventor of the telephone. The museum offers exhibitions, lectures and concerts that celebrate Italian history in America.
420 Tompkins Avenue Staten Island, NY, US
Old State Prison Haunting
The Old State Prison Museum in Deer Lodge, MT, has a pair of concrete shoes in its possession that were used to punish a convict placed in solitary confinement for his dastardly and horrific deeds.
  • 1106 Main Street
  • Deer Lodge, MT 59722 US

Old State Prison Haunting

The Old State Prison Museum in Deer Lodge, MT, has a pair of concrete shoes in its possession that were used to punish a convict placed in solitary confinement for his dastardly and horrific deeds.
1106 Main Street Deer Lodge, MT, US
Judgment in Paris
In Washington, DC, the Smithsonian National Museum of American History has in its collection a wine bottle that represents an underdog tale of an unlikely upstart who revolutionized global tastes.
  • Constitution Avenue Northwest
  • Washington, DC 20001 US

Judgment in Paris

In Washington, DC, the Smithsonian National Museum of American History has in its collection a wine bottle that represents an underdog tale of an unlikely upstart who revolutionized global tastes.
Constitution Avenue Northwest Washington, DC, US
Annie Oakley
The Autry National Center in Los Angeles is the final resting place of the famed Annie Oakley's pistols.
  • 4700 Western Heritage Way
  • Los Angeles, CA 90027 US

Annie Oakley

The Autry National Center in Los Angeles is the final resting place of the famed Annie Oakley's pistols.
4700 Western Heritage Way Los Angeles, CA, US
Human Crash Test Dummy
The New Mexico Museum of Space History in Alamogordo, NM, displays a turbo-powered contraption that was involved in some of the most groundbreaking -- and life threatening -- experiments of the 20th century.
  • 3198 State Route 2001
  • Alamogordo, NM 88310 US

Human Crash Test Dummy

The New Mexico Museum of Space History in Alamogordo, NM, displays a turbo-powered contraption that was involved in some of the most groundbreaking -- and life threatening -- experiments of the 20th century.
3198 State Route 2001 Alamogordo, NM, US
Project Chariot
The Museum of the North in Fairbanks, AK, has in its collection a reminder of one of the most disturbing projects ever proposed by the US government, as it reveals a stunning secret about an alarming atomic age experiment.
  • 907 Yukon Drive
  • Fairbanks, AK 99775 US

Project Chariot

The Museum of the North in Fairbanks, AK, has in its collection a reminder of one of the most disturbing projects ever proposed by the US government, as it reveals a stunning secret about an alarming atomic age experiment.
907 Yukon Drive Fairbanks, AK, US
Shackleton Expedition
Located on the campus of Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH, the Rauner Special Collections Library has in its collection a frayed journal that survived an awe-inspiring journey in the Antarctic.
  • 6065 Webster Hall
  • Hanover, NH 03755 US

Shackleton Expedition

Located on the campus of Dartmouth College in Hanover, NH, the Rauner Special Collections Library has in its collection a frayed journal that survived an awe-inspiring journey in the Antarctic.
6065 Webster Hall Hanover, NH, US
Lady and the Panda
  • 1400 S. Lake Shore Drive
  • Chicago, IL 60605 US

Lady and the Panda

1400 S. Lake Shore Drive Chicago, IL, US
Twelve Years a Slave
  • 8100 Hwy 71 South
  • Alexandria, LA 71302 US

Twelve Years a Slave

8100 Hwy 71 South Alexandria, LA, US
Mystery Brass Plate

Mystery Brass Plate

S Hall Rd Berkeley, CA, US
Duquesne Spy Ring
At the International Spy Museum in Washington DC, a rudimentary short-wave radio speaks to a damaging game of high-stakes espionage. Who operated this radio? And how did it pose a direct threat to America’s national security?
  • 800 F St NW
  • Washington, DC 20004 US

Duquesne Spy Ring

At the International Spy Museum in Washington DC, a rudimentary short-wave radio speaks to a damaging game of high-stakes espionage. Who operated this radio? And how did it pose a direct threat to America’s national security?
800 F St NW Washington, DC, US
Radioactive Boy Scout
Within the collection of the National Museum of Nuclear Science and History in Albuquerque, N.M. lies a cloth badge that speaks to an overly-ambitious teenager’s explosive experiment.
  • 601 Eubank
  • Albuquerque, NM 87123

Radioactive Boy Scout

Within the collection of the National Museum of Nuclear Science and History in Albuquerque, N.M. lies a cloth badge that speaks to an overly-ambitious teenager’s explosive experiment.
601 Eubank Albuquerque, NM,
Phone: +1 505-245-2137
Hunger Strike
The Sewall-Belmont House and Museum in Washington, DC, displays a small pin which symbolizes one woman’s perilous push in the fight for equality.
  • 144 Constitution Ave NE
  • Washington, DC 20002 US

Hunger Strike

The Sewall-Belmont House and Museum in Washington, DC, displays a small pin which symbolizes one woman’s perilous push in the fight for equality.
144 Constitution Ave NE Washington, DC, US
Mail Missile
Within the collection of the National Postal Museum in Washington, DC, is a simple metal container that once embarked on a gravity-defying journey, helping to safeguard the nation.
  • 2 Massachusetts Ave NE
  • Washington, DC 20002 US

Mail Missile

Within the collection of the National Postal Museum in Washington, DC, is a simple metal container that once embarked on a gravity-defying journey, helping to safeguard the nation.
2 Massachusetts Ave NE Washington, DC, US
Phone: +1 202-633-5555
Robber’s Bride
The Old Sacramento Visitors Center has in its collection an old Concord stagecoach that symbolizes the broken dreams of the Wild West.
  • Old Sacramento Visitors Center
  • 1002 Second St
  • Sacramento, CA 95814 US

Robber’s Bride

The Old Sacramento Visitors Center has in its collection an old Concord stagecoach that symbolizes the broken dreams of the Wild West.
Old Sacramento Visitors Center Sacramento , CA, US
Phone: +1 916-442-7644
The Night Disco Exploded
The Baseball Reliquary exhibit in Arcadia, CA, displays a set of melted vinyl records that sparked the decline of a cultural phenomenon.

The Night Disco Exploded

The Baseball Reliquary exhibit in Arcadia, CA, displays a set of melted vinyl records that sparked the decline of a cultural phenomenon.
Arcadia, CA, US
Phone: +1 626-791-7647
Escape by Sea
The National Civil War Naval Museum in Columbus, GA, has a small ship model that represents one of the most thrilling tales of bravery to come out of the “War Between the States.”
  • 1002 Victory Dr
  • Columbus, GA 31901 US

Escape by Sea

The National Civil War Naval Museum in Columbus, GA, has a small ship model that represents one of the most thrilling tales of bravery to come out of the “War Between the States.”
1002 Victory Dr Columbus, GA, US
Phone: +1 706-327-9798
Doc Susie
Located in Fraser, CO, the Cozens Ranch Museum has a worn leather medical bag that’s filled with a doctor’s tools of the trade.
  • 77849 US Hwy 40
  • Fraser, CO 80442 US

Doc Susie

Located in Fraser, CO, the Cozens Ranch Museum has a worn leather medical bag that’s filled with a doctor’s tools of the trade.
77849 US Hwy 40 Fraser, CO, US
Phone: +1 970-726-5488
Sports Club Poisoning
The Corning Museum of Glass in New York displays a small blue bottle that was designed to contain a common remedy but was instead used in an incident that was anything but curative.
  • 1 Museum Way
  • Corning, NY 14830 US

Sports Club Poisoning

The Corning Museum of Glass in New York displays a small blue bottle that was designed to contain a common remedy but was instead used in an incident that was anything but curative.
1 Museum Way Corning , NY, US
Phone: +1 607-937-5371
Bogus Proclamation
The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield, IL, displays a letter, signed by the former president himself, that was at the center of a story of deception, treachery and greed.
  • 112 N Sixth St
  • Springfield, IL 62701 US

Bogus Proclamation

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield, IL, displays a letter, signed by the former president himself, that was at the center of a story of deception, treachery and greed.
112 N Sixth St Springfield, IL, US
Phone: +1 217-558-8844
Widow Wise
The Peoples Mortuary Museum in Marietta, OH, is home to a 1920s-era hearse that speaks to one of the most confounding crimes in Ohio history.
  • 408 Front St
  • Marietta, OH 45750 US

Widow Wise

The Peoples Mortuary Museum in Marietta, OH, is home to a 1920s-era hearse that speaks to one of the most confounding crimes in Ohio history.
408 Front St Marietta, OH, US
Phone: +1 740-373-1111
Dramatic Defection
At the International Spy Museum in Washington, DC, lies a rusting revolver that played an integral role in a high-stakes game of international espionage.
  • 800 F Street Northwest
  • Washington, DC 20004 US

Dramatic Defection

At the International Spy Museum in Washington, DC, lies a rusting revolver that played an integral role in a high-stakes game of international espionage.
800 F Street Northwest Washington, DC, US
Phone: +1 202-393-7798
Wrong Way Flight
At the Museum of Flight in Seattle, a bare-bones Curtiss Robin plane tells the incredible tale of a hair-raising stunt.
  • 9404 East Marginal Way
  • Seattle, 98108

Wrong Way Flight

At the Museum of Flight in Seattle, a bare-bones Curtiss Robin plane tells the incredible tale of a hair-raising stunt.
9404 East Marginal Way Seattle,
Phone: +1 206-764-5720
Cowboy’s Revenge
In the collection of the Llano Estacado Museum in Plainview, TX, is a set of mug shots that represents an unlikely hero and a notorious crime ring.
  • 1900 W Seventh St
  • Plainview, TX 79072 US

Cowboy’s Revenge

In the collection of the Llano Estacado Museum in Plainview, TX, is a set of mug shots that represents an unlikely hero and a notorious crime ring.
1900 W Seventh St Plainview, TX, US
Phone: +1 806-291-3660
Orthodox Smugglers
The Drug Enforcement Administration Museum in Arlington, VA, is home to a set of vibrant pills that was once at the heart of a treacherous scheme.
  • 700 Army Navy Dr
  • Arlington, VA 22202 US

Orthodox Smugglers

The Drug Enforcement Administration Museum in Arlington, VA, is home to a set of vibrant pills that was once at the heart of a treacherous scheme.
700 Army Navy Dr Arlington, VA, US
Phone: +1 202-307-3463

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Myrtles Plantation
Prominently displayed in this lavish mansion, a massive antique mirror has sparked an otherworldly controversy, causing some to believe that the mottled glass is actually a portal to the world beyond the grave.
  • 7747 U.S. 61
  • St. Francisville, LA 70775 US

Myrtles Plantation

Prominently displayed in this lavish mansion, a massive antique mirror has sparked an otherworldly controversy, causing some to believe that the mottled glass is actually a portal to the world beyond the grave.
7747 U.S. 61 St. Francisville, LA, US
Phone: +1 225-635-6277
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