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Curiosity Museum, Alton

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  • Stopped in here after I saw a YouTube video of the place. Kind of a neat little stop. It is cash only but there is a ATM in the hallway if needed. I wouldn’t take a child under 13. It could be...  more »
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  • This place is pretty awesome. They're only open on weekends and it took me several tries over the years to happen across it while it was actually open. $6 cash only. Lots of cool old torture devices and weird gags. If you know or learn how to lockpick you get a free bumper sticker.
  • Don't go if you don't like to read. I had a some good laughs, and I did the Van Gogh spiral illusion 3 times...you WILL hallucinate for 5 seconds! My son picked the padlock challenge and won a free "Curiosity Museum" bumper sticker. Takes about an hour to go through the entire museum. Can't beat it for $6 bucks.

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