keep the u.s. weird.
franconia sculpture park- actually, the farthest thing from a tourist trap. i suggested we stop and a. surprisingly, agreed. we walked past tons of unique structures and sculptures made from found objects, some more random than others. the park was bright and inviting- despite the 35 degree weather- with walking paths, an outdoor amphitheater, and open air studio.
1880 town; a quirky replication of a town in the late 1800's. since we were there off-season, it was quiet so they weren't offering reenactments regardless, we were suckered into the mysterious-ness of the place and paid to enter.