This has got to be one of the strangest monument ever: a sculpture of a Martian invader (a Tripod, actually) in
Working Woking, England (H.G. Well's hometown and the area in which the Martian first arrived in his novel War of the Worlds.
Deputy Dog has some awesome pics: http://deputy-dog.com/2008/08/03/horsells-awesome-martian-fighting-machine/
Photo: TzeKing [Flickr]