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  • Haunted House of Wax.

    Haunted House of Wax

    Niagara Falls, New York

    Wax museum of animated figures throttled the terror (so you wouldn't choke on your own tongue).

  • Lucy Desi Museum and Desilu Studios.

    Lucy Desi Museum and Desilu Studios

    Jamestown, New York

    TV comedian Lucille Ball's hometown musuem celebrates all things Lucy.

  • The Brain Museum.

    The Brain Museum

    Buffalo, New York

    The Museum of Neuroanatomy displays more human brains than you can see anywhere else in the USA.

  • Haunted Barn Movie Museum.

    Haunted Barn Movie Museum

    Monroe, New York

    Personal movie monster collection of Joey Vento, housed in a shed in his always spooky yard.

  • Niagara Wax Museum of History.

    Niagara Wax Museum of History

    Niagara Falls, New York

    Niagara Falls glories and calamities - memorable massacres, daredevils, haircuts.

  • Motorcyclepedia.

    Motorcyclepedia

    Newburgh, New York

    A big museum of thrill show motordromes,Indian brand cycles, Hollywood bikes and rare choppers.

  • Second Coming House of Prophet Isaiah.

    Second Coming House of Prophet Isaiah

    Niagara Falls, New York

    God instructed Isaiah to decorate his house in advance of the Second Coming, which will happen in 2014 in Niagara Falls.

  • Uncle Sam wants you.

    Hometown of Uncle Sam

    Troy, New York

    Patriot, icon, and a real guy, some meatpacker from Troy.

  • Obscure hall of fame inductee

    Hall of Fame for Great Americans

    New York City, New York

    Busts of the celebrated and the obscure loiter along a Bronx walkway.

  • House of Frankenstein Wax Museum

    House of Frankenstein Wax Museum

    Lake George, New York

    With more torture tableaus than you can shake a stick studded with impaled heads at.

  • Tiny church

    World's Smallest Church

    Oneida, New York

    Current champion of the cutthroat tiny church battle, the Cross Island Chapel fits two worshippers and a pastor.

  • Secret Caverns

    Secret Caverns

    Cobleskill, New York

    A favorite underground attraction, the Secret Caverns Experience starts miles from the cave, when travelers encounter the first of its garish, psychedelic billboards.

  • Cardiff Giant

    Cardiff Giant

    Cooperstown, New York

    An exhibit of a local 19th century flim-flam -- a biblical "giant" that became "America's Greatest Hoax."

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