10 most horrifying museums

As above, so below

Or you *could* say "on Earth as it is in Heaven", if this phrasing bothers you. It's the same thing. -- Witch Garden: ~ "As above, so below.

Myrtle Corbin was known far and wide in the late nineteenth century as the Four-Legged Woman. While at a glance one could plainly see four legs dangling beyond the hem of her dress – only one pair belonged to her, the other set to her dipygus twin sister. Born in Lincoln County, TN in 1868, …

Myrtle Corbin was known far and wide in the late nineteenth century as the Four-Legged Woman. While at a glance one could plainly see four legs dangling beyond the hem of her dress – only one pair belonged to her, the other set to her dipygus twin sister.

The "Lovers of Valdaro". This burial of a young man and woman, lying face to face, with their arms and legs entwined in an apparent eternal embrace was discovered by archaeologists near Mantua in Italy. The burial, which dates from the Neolithic period, was excavated as a single block so the two ‘lovers’ would not have to be separated.

Lovers of Valdaro In February construction workers building a warehouse in Valaro, farm country on the outskirts of Mantua discovered a Stone Age burial site. Archaeologists excavated further.

The mummified heart is said to be that of vampire Auguste Delagrance, responsible for the deaths of more than forty people back in the 1900, a period of vampirism in the USA. When identified, Delagrance was hunted down by a Romano Catholic priest and a Voodoo Hougan, and and destroyed in 1912.

The mummified heart of vampire Auguste Delagrance, responsible for the deaths of more than 40 people in a period of vampirism in the USA. When identified, Delagrance was hunted down by a Romano Catholic priest and a Voodoo Hougan, and destroyed in

Amazing Photos from Time Capsule Mansion Opened After 100 Years

More odd than anything else - This taxidermy was found inside a late French mansion which has been sealed up for more than 100 years. Via National Geographic. Good to know people were just as fucking weird before the internet.

Italy’s most ghoulish site, this crypt houses thousands of corpses, fully dressed and hung from hooks. The practice began in 1599 when local priests mummified a holy monk and allowed visitors. Soon regular residents of Palermo wanted to be remembered in this fashion. Bodies are arranged by gender and profession; their facial expressions often eerily visible.

Italian crypt house.

Catacombe dei Cappuccini, Palermo, Italy - Italy’s most ghoulish site, this crypt houses thousands of corpses, fully dressed and hung from hooks. Bodies are arranged by gender and profession; their facial expressions often eerily visible.

Musee Fragonard - Paris

Museé Fragonard

Discover Museé Fragonard in Maisons-Alfort, France: The only remaining collection of flayed figures made by French "madman" Honoré Fragonard.

Unexplainably Weird Skeletons Found In Sealed Basement Beneath London Orphanage [Fake? How dare you even suggest such a thing!

Museum of the Weird - #8 in the Top 10 Macabre Museums (FYI, some of these museums house some incredibly weird things!)

Museum of the Weird - in the Top 10 Macabre Museums (FYI, some of these museums house some incredibly weird things!

Day of Darkness It was on May 19, 1780 that an unexplained darkness fell over the entire state of Massachusetts. The sun rose, as usual, but...

Day of Darkness It was on May 1780 that an unexplained darkness fell over the entire state of Massachusetts. The sun rose, as usual, but.

This cast is used in the Artists studio plaster cast room.She is beautiful to draw and paint.

L’Inconnue de la Seine, death mask of 16 year old girl pulled from the Seine. apparently a suicide, as her body showed no marks of violence, but her beauty and her enigmatic smile led a Paris pathologist to order a plaster death mask of her face.

Once Upon A Time In War - nurse comforts patient in hospital during WWI.

Once Upon A Time In War - nurse comforts patient in hospital during WWI. A nurse wears many hats!

10 most horrifying museums

List of the top 10 scariest Museums. The psychiatric museum in St Joseph MO is on the list!

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