Signs are a ubiquitous part of navigating the world, whether you’re traveling, exploring unknown places, or searching for specific locations.
From finding the bathroom at a new restaurant to discovering a store closed unexpectedly, signs play a crucial role in everyday life.
However, that doesn’t mean these signs have to be unfun.
The Funny Signs subreddit community, dedicated to discovering and sharing photos of funny signs around the world, has rounded up some of the best selections.
Some of the best images have been compiled in a gallery by bored panda – including some heartbreaking jokes.
An ingenious tombstone found in the United States during Halloween was the perfect spooky decoration
In the US, a novel Halloween decoration seemed to take the holiday incredibly literally.
Elsewhere in the UK, a pub risked reigniting a transatlantic dispute by joking that American guests needed an adult chaperone to enter the premises.
Here, FEMAIL collects some of the funniest posters from around the world…
This sign warning Americans that they must be accompanied by an adult was seen outside a cafe in Clerkenwell, London.
Shrek Found an Unexpected Connection to a Religious Sign in Ohio That Reads “He is Risen” Due to Awkward Location
A clever notice urging people to show respect for the tree and refrain from littering its surroundings.
Hopefully the wait won’t be so long! This rude image in a doctor’s office waiting room asks people to be so selfless that they will rise from the dead if they can’t keep their appointment.
Designed to scare away visitors, this doormat serves its purpose efficiently as many would like to avoid leaving food inside the house.
Many of us can relate to this sign that compares buns of steel to cinnamon buns, and the difficult balance between wanting both.
This ad, found in the US, will surely spark a debate between meat-eaters and vegans
The person who created this sign in Seattle had a smart idea: make money with his carrier pigeon over and over again.
This sign was displayed at The Embankment pub in Bedford, Bedfordshire, and offers useful guidance on working from home.
This veterinary clinic in Westminster, Maryland, posts humorous signs to make its patients feel more comfortable
This sign, from the days of the pandemic, encourages people to practice social distancing in a fruitful way.
This funny fencing ad in the US after the Covid pandemic caused a stir and may not have been in the best taste.
This funny poster in the US seems to have sympathy with Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch character for being a little grumpy