10 Wacky Coffins That People Have Been Buried In

In Western society, death is often a cause for sadness and quiet consideration. This has led to certain traditions becoming prevalent, such as the custom of wearing black and being somber at funerals, including having very simple and dull coffins. Of course, around the world traditions and customs differ significantly, with many cultures seeing a death as a way to celebrate the person’s life. This means that sometimes people are buried in far more elaborate coffins that might seem shocking to some people but are perfectly acceptable to others.


For those people who love fishing or had a burning desire to be buried within a giant fish, this is perfect choice.

Dinosaur Longboat

Because let’s be honest here — who doesn’t want to be buried in a coffin that is in the shape of a Viking longboat with the heads of dinosaurs at either side.