11 Mind Blowing Things You Can See In A Science And/Or History Museum

There are some crazy things out there. Go forth and explore.

1. A Dinosaur Skeleton

We’re talking about giant reptiles that are more than 65 million years old. These are from the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto. Other fine collections of Dinosaurs can be found at the Carnegie Museum of Natural History in Pittsburgh, the American Museum of Natural History in New York, and the Natural History Museum in London (among others).

2. A Space Shuttle

The one is at the Smithsonian’s Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, located outside of DC. You can also see one at the California Science Center in Los Angeles, the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, and the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum in New York City.

3. A Royal Mummy

Probably the best known of the Egyptian Pharaohs, Ramesses II, can be seen at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo.

4. A Very Valuable Baseball Card

Worth upwards of $2 million, the Honus Wagner T206 card can be seen at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, New York.

5. A Viking Ship

You can see this magnificent vessel at the Vikingskipshuset in Oslo, Norway.

6. A Bass Banjo

See this awesome instrument at the County Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville.

7. The Imperial Crown of the Holy Roman Empire

This potentially 1000 year old crown can be seen at the Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna, Austria.

8. A Gold DeLorean

This 24 karat gold plated DeLorean resides in the National Automobile Museum in Reno, Nevada. Flux capacitor not included.

9. The Bullet That Killed Abraham Lincoln

See this in the National Museum of Health and Medicine in Maryland.

10. The Rosetta Stone

See the stone that made Egyptian Hieroglyphics a readable written language again at the British Museum in London.

11. A Really Distant Ancestor

Lucy, a 3.5 million old hominin fossil, can be seen at the National Museum of Ethiopia in Addis Ababa.

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