Top 10 Strangest Buildings In The World


When architects are given leeway, they sometimes come up with projects that defy all notions of conformity. This is exactly what happened with the planning of the buildings you are about to see. Designed not only to serve the purpose of traditional buildings, the items on our list were also built to convey a message, and to provoke a certain reaction from the viewer.

Some of these structures are supposed to awe people with their might, while others are supposed to rainse interest and awareness. Either way, you cannot help but admire the artistic value of the truly interesting buildings, and praise the strange men who created such strange structures.

9Svalbard Global Seed Vault, Longyearbyen, Norway

In the event of a major global disaster, the Global Seed Vault is designed to safeguard millions of varieties of seeds from outside influences. To accomplish that purpose, the vault features blast-proof doors, motion sensors, and airlocks. The idea behind this building is to recreate crops after whatever event destroys the world passes. It does seem like a far-fetched scenario, but it’s better to be safe than sorry.