If you’ve been travelling in the States, it’s likely that you’ve experienced plenty of the most popular tourist attractions in the USA. But what about some of the more offbeat attractions dotted around this vast country? No matter how many road trips and staycations you’ve done, you can’t claim to have explored the whole of America until you cross off at least a couple of these weird roadside attractions and semi-famous landmarks in the US.
From the Seattle gum wall and Nebraska's Carhenge to Philadelphia’s Mutter Museum and L.A.'s La Brea tar pits, we’ve tracked down 17 of the most unusual tourist spots from coast to coast. Choose a few favorites and create your own road trip, or take a day trip to the roadside attraction nearest to you. Tons of photos are mandatory, of course. No one will believe these bizarre landmarks exist at all until they see the proof.
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