13 Unbelievably Unique & Super Strange Buildings Worldwide

Stunning towers and magnificent skyscrapers can be found all across the world. From Asia to America, each country have at least one renowned building. From the past we have covered some of the most stunning buildings in Singapore and today, we’re going global!

These 13 uniquely strange buildings found all across the world is sure to captivate not just your eyes but your curious minds as well. While most are fantastically marvelous, others will definitely caught your attention being so strange and totally weird! We don’t want to keep you waiting so here they are.


1. Longaberger Headquarters in Ohio, USA

The company found success selling basket and other accessories so to give recognition on their background, they have created a giant wooden basket shaped building.

2. Kansas City Library in Kansas, USA

What makes it unique are the spines of 22 books that serves as the building’s exterior wall.

3. Ryugyong Hotel in Pyongyang, North Korea

Showcasing the country’s might and power, this building looks stunning from afar but actually it is still empty and incomplete even after 25 years of construction.

4. Krzywy Domek in Sopot, Poland

No, your PC is not broken and your LCD is working perfectly fine! This very odd-looking establishment is actually a typical office building in Poland.

5. Lotus Temple in Delhi, India

Inspired by lotus flower, this Bahai house of worship is one of the seven major Bahai temples found in the world.

6. Monte Rosa Hut in Zermatt, Switzerland

While it might not look fancy and decorative, this Swiss hut is more than 90% self-sufficient in terms of energy needs, wow!

7. Heydar Aliyev Cultural Center in Baku, Azerbaijan

Like it’s very hard to pronounce name, the design of this building is likewise intricate. Made by Zaha Hadid that’s why!

8. Kunsthaus in Graz, Austria

Just take a look at its biomorphic shape design that speaks utmost modernity and unmatched creativity.

9. Turning Torso in Malmo, Sweden

This residential building in Sweden twists in full 90 degrees from bottom to top.

10. The Piano House in Anhui, China

Need I say more? The glass violin serves as the entrance while the piano cover acts as a canopy of the building’s terrace.

11. Crooked House in Staffordshire, UK

The lowered 4 feet compare to the other end isn’t intentional, in fact it is caused by the mining present in the region.

12. Svalbard Global Seed Vault in Longyearbyen, Norway

This establishment features blast-proof doors, airlocks and motion sensors to protect the seeds kept inside.

13. Capital Gate in Abu Dhabi, UAE

Dubbed as the world’s furthest leaning man-made tower, this building leans four times more than the Leaning Tower of Pisa!

H/T to: buzzfeed

Whether they look bizarre, odd, peculiar or weird, these strange buildings only proves that even the most impossible idea can be turned into reality. Hats off to the designers, architectures, engineers and builders of these phenomenon establishments!  Have you been to these places? Let us know by hitting the comments section below.