Connecticut

WATERBURY, CONNECTICUT

Holy Land, U.S.A.

An abandoned, religious-themed amusement park.
STRATFORD, CONNECTICUT

Zaffis Museum of the Paranormal

The intriguing personal collection of a professional demon-chaser.
NEW HAVEN, CONNECTICUT

Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Yale University’s home for rare works, including the mysterious Voynich Manuscript.
UNION, CONNECTICUT

Traveler Restaurant

This small-town Connecticut restaurant gives each diner a free book from its vast library.
STAMFORD, CONNECTICUT

Walker Library of The History of Human Imagination

An Escher-inspired library dedicated to the wonders of the human mind.
HARTFORD, CONNECTICUT

Museum of Natural and Other Curiosities

A wunderkammer hidden on the top floor of the Hartford statehouse.
NEW HAVEN, CONNECTICUT

Cushing Brain Collection

A historic collection of diseased brains in a new, custom-built home.
NEW HAVEN, CONNECTICUT

Louis’ Lunch

While many places make the claim, the Library of Congress says this restaurant is the birthplace of the hamburger.