The World's Single-Largest Private Insect Collection Is Located Right Here In Colorado
Some of us are fascinated by insects. Others are well, bugged by bugs. Can you appreciate the beauty of a butterfly or the stunning size of a giant beetle? If so, you need to visit the May Natural History Museum in Colorado Springs. This place has the world’s largest insect collection in Colorado. With more than 8,000 insect specimens here, you’re certain to find at least several intriguing.
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Unique Things To See In Colorado
What are some more weird places in Colorado?
Residents of Colorado pride themselves on their uniqueness, and various attractions here certainly live up to that reputation! For example, Cano's Castle is a giant castle made of empty beer cans and hubcaps... where else can you see that? Fans of weird places in Colorado will want to check out this list of some must-see spots. Where else are you going to see an International Church of Cannabis? This place is so uniquely Coloradoan that you couldn't see it anywhere else. You'll feel like you're in another world.
What are some other roadside attractions in Colorado?
Well, for one, we've got quite a few castles in Colorado. The Centennial State is probably not the first place you'd think of when you think of medieval-style castles, but we actually have so many here that Only In Colorado was able to plan out a whole road trip to see them. And what about Sombrero Park? We can't help but imagine it's the only hat-themed playground around. We'd be remiss to not mention the Cold War Horse. This Hazmat-wearing horse is certainly unique, to say the least!
What are some more must-see places in Colorado?
Waterfalls, hot springs, mountains, rock formations: there's so much to see in our beautiful state. There are a ton of places in Colorado that are truly unlike anywhere else in the world. Check out this list for a few of our favorites. Red Rocks Amphitheater is another must-see attraction in Colorado. This place is one of the most magical concert venues in the entire world. It's a natural amphitheater formed by ancient rocks. Even going when there is no music event on the schedule is a magical experience.