From Tidal Wave Architecture to Egg-Shaped Museums

By: Alex Scott - Published: Mar 16, 2010
It seems that every historical building that's associated with art or history is getting a contemporary makeover these days. Many people are against modernizing historical buildings, saying it ruins the aesthic and heritage appeal of them, while others celebrate the change. Whichever side of the fence you stand on, you will surely marvel at some of these uber-modern museums.

With their awkward shapes and angles, these uber-modern museums often prove to draw more visitors for themselves than what's contained inside their walls. Stats for 18 Uber-Modern Museums Trending: Older & Average
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