The Museum of Historic Torture Devices houses more than 50 of the most gruesome torture gadgets from centuries past.
Among the agonizing artifacts are a skull crusher a device meant to squash peoples heads a medieval rack that was used to stretch criminals and suspected witches limbs, and a chair covered in sharp nails.
Though the collection is definitely not for the squeamish, museum spokesperson Wally Nekyha says most people are fascinated by the historical entertainment.
He says, Its like when youre driving and you see a bad accident, and theyre putting someone in the ambulance. You slow down and watch out of curiosity and interest.
Nekhya plans to add more modern torture devices, and hopes the museum will teach people the darkest chapters of human history, and how not to repeat it.
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