The house belonged to Maison Mantin, who died in 1905. In his will, he stated the mansion should open 100 years after his death. Click here to see funny photos of this strange estate.
Interested in architecture? We are, too. In fact, we caught up with the architect of Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, home of the American League champ Texas Rangers, in our June 1995 issue. The full story is just a click away: Check it out here.