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  • Church With a Rock In It

    Church With a Rock In It

    Mentone, Alabama

    A church wedged into a huge sandstone boulder, which serves as a backdrop for its pulpit.

  • Alabama's Housewife-Whacking Meteorite

    Alabama's Housewife-Whacking Meteorite

    Tuscaloosa, Alabama

    It fell to earth and hit housewife Ann Hodges on November 30, 1954.

  • Bamahenge


    Elberta, Alabama

    The world's first full-size fiberglass Stonehenge, built by Foamhenge creator Mark Cline.

  • World's Largest Office Chair

    World's Largest Office Chair

    Anniston, Alabama

    33-ft. tall steel landmark -- this office supply company means business.

  • Joe Minter’s African Village in America

    Joe Minter’s African Village in America

    Birmingham, Alabama

    Since 1989, Joe Minter has been packing his yard with home-made sculptures, shrines, and signs as a tribute to African-Americans, on orders from God.

  • U.S. Space and Rocket Center

    U.S. Space and Rocket Center

    Huntsville, Alabama

    America's space armada and impressive contrail of rocket and NASA history artifacts.

  • Unclaimed Baggage Center

    Unclaimed Baggage Center

    Scottsboro, Alabama

    Store where anything you've ever lost at the airport may end up at a bargain price.

  • Hitler's Tea Service and Spy Weapons

    Hitler's Tea Service and Spy Weapons

    Anniston, Alabama

    Adolf Hitler's silver tea set and rare spy assassination weapons are two highlights at the Berman Museum of World History.

  • Vulcan the Iron Man

    Vulcan the Iron Man

    Birmingham, Alabama

    Ascend a tower to the 56-foot-tall statue of Vulcan, the pagan, bare-butted Roman smithy god.

  • The Sloss Furnaces

    The Sloss Furnaces

    Birmingham, Alabama

    For those who love exploring industrial ruins. Wander around an immense, rusting, turn-of-the-20th-century blast furnace.

  • Hank Williams Death Car

    Hank Williams Death Car

    Montgomery, Alabama

    Country music star's car is at the Hank Williams Museum. And his grave is covered with astroturf.

  • Lightning Portrait Etched in Window

    Lightning Portrait Etched in Window

    Carrollton, Alabama

    Freaky hoo-ha etched into the garret window of an Alabama courthouse in 1878, still visible today if you squint.

  • Ave Maria Grotto

    Ave Maria Grotto

    Cullman, Alabama

    Miniature world of religious buildings created by one single-minded monk.

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