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Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

Here is the Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

10.House on the Rock

Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

  • Opened in the year 1959.
  • Originally designed to house a collection of basically anything, the House on the Rock in Deer Shelter Rock, Wisconsin .
  • The house contains fascinating exhibits such as a re-creation of an early twentieth century American Town and a 200 foot model of a sea monster.

9.Glore Psychiatric Museum

Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

  • Those who have a taste for the downright shocking, the Glore Psychiatric museum is for you.
  • And if you find the horrifying parts of the museum too much to cope with, you can relax in the “awful things people have swallowed” exhibition.
  • You can see instruments for bleeding patients and the fascinating dioramas taking you step by step through a psychosurgical operation.

8.New Haven Ventriloquist Museum

Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

  • In Fort Mitchell, Kentucky there is a museum that contains nothing but row upon row of old ventriloquist’s dummies.
  • Every seat in the theatre has a dummy in it.
  • In fact, when you visit you have to stand on the stage because there is no room anywhere else..
  • Now most people don’t suffer from Autonomatonophobia, but even the staunchest of the staunch will be horrified by this awful display.

 

7.Catacombs of Palermo

Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

  • Catacombs of Palermo is a museum of death.
  • Deep in the bowels of the Capuchin monastery you can view hundreds of corpses.
  • The bodies are lined up along the walls in the clothes in which they were buried.
  • Bodies were put in the catacombs from the end of the 16th century to the last interment – little Rosalia Lombardo in the 1920s.

 

6.London Dungeon

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  • It is scary in the sense that no one wants a random stranger dressed as the grim reaper to jump at them while screaming.
  • The only place you will have seen queues longer is at a bakery in Soviet Russia.

5.Lombrosp’s Museum of Criminal Anthropology

Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

  • Cesare Lombroso founded the Italian school of criminology.
  • It is no wonder then that this museum , filled with objects from his work is a terrifying place indeed.
  • Combined with the macabre collectibles are images of crimes, weapons used to slaughter humans, and even Lombroso’s own head perfectly preserved in a bottle of formaldehyde.

 

4.Madame Tussauds

Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

  • This is probably the most famous entry on the list. Madame Tussauds in London is best known for its enormous collection of wax figures – mostly of famous people.
  • But the museum had a more grisly start. Madame Tussaud herself started the collection during the French revolution.
  • She would run up to the guillotine after people had been executed and make wax imprints of their severed heads.
  • The most famous is probably that of the last King of France.
  • These heads are all on display at the museum along with a horrifying collection of monstrous historical displays in the chamber of horrors.

 

3.Museum of Anatomy

Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

  • ImfoetusHonoré Fragonard was a professor of anatomy
  • Twenty years later he began the work that would be his life’s crowning achievement.
  • In 1794 he began gathering dead bodies for what would become his museum of anatomy.
  • He personally stripped of their skin and embalmed with a secret recipe.
  • The collection contains the preserved flayed bodies of animals, children, and executed criminals as well as a collection of skulls from asylums for the mentally disturbed.

 

2.Mutter Museum

Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

  • The museum also houses a malignant tumor removed from President Grover Cleveland’s hard palate, the conjoined liver from the famous Siamese twins Chang and Eng Bunker, and a growth removed from President Abraham Lincoln’s assassin, John Wilkes Booth
  • I guarantee that it will end up haunting your dreams.

1.The Purgatory Museum

Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

Top 10 Museums that will Scare You

  • Person who dies with only slight sins on their soul goes to purgatory to be cleansed by fire before floating off to heaven.
  •  This truly scary place has exhibits which document cases of souls in purgatory coming back to earth to haunt the living.
  • A table with scorch marks and lines carved out.
  • A book with an entire human handprint scorched deeply into the pages.(most scariest)
  • The handprint of a long dead monk suffering in the fires for some unknown sin.

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