68 Strangest Looking Buildings on the Planet

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What would happen if you mix art with architecture? Well, you are going to see for yourself. In this article, we will show you 68 of the world’s strange yet fascinating buildings that prove art and architecture could go together.

1. The Crooked House (Sopot, Poland)

The Crooked House

2. Forest Spiral – Hundertwasser Building (Darmstadt, Germany)

Forest Spiral - Hundertwasser Building (Darmstadt, Germany)

3. Rotating Tower, Dubai, UAE

4. Hang Nga Guesthouse a.k.a Crazy House (Vietnam)

Hang Nga Guesthouse a.k.a Crazy House (Vietnam)

5. The Basket Building (Ohio, United States)

The Basket Building (Ohio, United States)

6. Kansas City Public Library (Missouri, United States)

Kansas City Public Library (Missouri, United States)

7. Cubic Houses (Rotterdam, Netherlands)

Cubic Houses (Rotterdam, Netherlands)

8. Habitat 67 (Montreal, Canada)

Habitat 67 (Montreal, Canada)

9. The Torre Galatea Figueras (Spain)

The Torre Galatea Figueras (Spain)

10. Ferdinand Cheval Palace a.k.a Ideal Palace (France)

Ferdinand Cheval Palace a.k.a Ideal Palace (France)

11. Wonderworks (Pigeon Forge, TN, United States)

Wonderworks (Florida, United States)

12. Chapel in the Rock (Arizona, United States)

Chapel in the Rock (Arizona, United States)

13. Dancing Building (Prague, Czech Republic)

Dancing Building (Prague, Czech Republic)

14. Calakmul building a.k.a La Lavadora a.k.a The Washing Mashine (Mexico, Mexico)

Calakmul building a.k.a La Lavadora a.k.a The Washing Mashine (Mexico, Mexico)

15. Kettle House (Texas, United States)

Kettle House (Texas, United States)

16. Manchester Civil Justice Centre (Manchester, UK)

Manchester Civil Justice Centre (Manchester, UK)

17. Nakagin Capsule Tower (Tokyo, Japan)

Nakagin Capsule Tower (Tokyo, Japan)

18. Mind House (Barcelona, Spain)

Mind House (Barcelona, Spain)

 

 

19. Stone House (Guimarães, Portugal)

Stone House (Guimarães, Portugal)

20. Shoe House (Pennsylvania, United States)

Shoe House (Pennsylvania, United States)

21. Weird House in Alps

Weird House in Alps

22. The Ufo House (Sanjhih, Taiwan)

The Ufo House (Sanjhih, Taiwan)

23. The Hole House (Texas, United States)

The Hole House (Texas, United States)

24. Ryugyong Hotel (Pyongyang, North Korea)

Ryugyong Hotel (Pyongyang, North Korea)

25. The National Library (Minsk, Belarus)

The National Library (Minsk, Belarus)

26. Grand Lisboa (Macao)

Grand Lisboa (Macao)

27. Wall House (Groningen, Netherlands)

Wall House (Groningen, Netherlands)

28. Guggenheim Museum (Bilbao, Spain)

Guggenheim Museum (Bilbao, Spain)

29. Bahá’í House of Worship a.k.a Lotus Temple (Delhi, India)

Bahá'í House of Worship a.k.a Lotus Temple (Delhi, India)

30. Container City (London, UK)

Container City (London, UK)

31. Erwin Wurm: House Attack (Viena, Austria)

Erwin Wurm: House Attack (Viena, Austria)

32. Wooden Gagster House (Archangelsk, Russia)

Wooden Gagster House (Archangelsk, Russia)

33. Air Force Academy Chapel (Colorado, United States)

Air Force Academy Chapel (Colorado, United States)

34. Solar Furnace (Odeillo, France)

Solar Furnace (Odeillo, France)

35. Dome House (Florida, United States)

Dome House (Florida, United States)

36. Beijing National Stadium (Beijing, China)

Beijing National Stadium (Beijing, China)

47. Mammy’s Cupboard (Natchez, MS, United States)

Mammy's Cupboard (Natchez, MS, United States)

 

 

38. Fashion Show Mall (Las Vegas, United States)

Fashion Show Mall (Las Vegas, United States)

39. Luxor Hotel & Casino (Las Vegas, United States)

Luxor Hotel & Casino (Las Vegas, United States)

40. Zenith Europe (Strasbourg, France)

Zenith Europe (Strasbourg, France)

41. Civic Center (Santa Monica)

Civic Center (Santa Monica)

42. Pickle Barrel House (Grand Marais, Michigan, United States)

Pickle Barrel House (Grand Marais, Michigan, United States)

43. The Egg (Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York, United States)

The Egg (Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York, United States)

44. Gherkin Building (London, UK)

Gherkin Building (London, UK)

45. Nord LB building (Hannover, Germany)

Nord LB building (Hannover, Germany)

46. Lloyd’s building (London, UK)

Lloyd’s building (London, UK)

47. “Druzhba Holiday Center Hall (Yalta, Ukraine)

“Druzhba Holiday Center Hall (Yalta, Ukraine)

48. Fuji television building (Tokyo, Japan)

Fuji television building (Tokyo, Japan)

49. UCSD Geisel Library (San Diego, California, United States)

UCSD Geisel Library (San Diego, California, United States)

50. The Bank of Asia a.k.a Robot Building (Bangkok, Thailand)

The Bank of Asia a.k.a Robot Building (Bangkok, Thailand)

51. Cathedral of Brasilia (Brazil)

52. La Pedrera (Barcelona, Spain)

53. Atomium (Brussels, Belgium)

54. Museum of Contemporary Art (Niteroi, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)

 

 

55. Low impact woodland house (Wales, UK)

56. Casa da musica (Porto, Portugal)

57. Olympic Stadium (Montreal, Canada)

58. Nautilus House (Mexico City, Mexico)

59. National Theatre (Beijing, China)

60. Conch Shell House, Isla Mujeres, Mexico

61. Ripley’s Building (Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada)

Ripley's Building (Ontario, Canada)

62. Bibliotheca Alexandrina (Egypt)

63. The Church of Hallgrimur, Reykjavik, Iceland

64. Eden project (United Kingdom)

65. Montreal Biosphere (Canada)

66. The Museum of Play (Rochester , USA)

67. Atlantis (Dubai, UAE)

68. Kunsthaus (Graz, Austria)

Not only do these buildings shape the aura of every city, they also please the curious eyes of the passers-by. So, if you want to personally marvel at beauty of these fine architecture, we suggest you book a trip today.

 

 

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