You Won’t Believe These 30 Creepy And Abandoned Places Actually Exist
Places are supposed to evoke certain feelings in humans. Some bring out happiness while others bring out sadness. However, there are some places that have been out of touch with civilization for a long time and have developed an aura of eeriness or one that is hauntingly beautiful. Do you recognize some of the creepy, abandoned places that are on the list?
30. Mirny Diamond Mine
Located in Eastern Siberia, Russia, Mirny Diamond Mine has been labelled the second biggest man-made hole in the entire world.
Before this Ukrainian city suffered from a nuclear-related accident, it was home to about 50,000 inhabitants.
28. Czestochowa Train Depot
In Poland, you will find a complete set of an abandoned railroad system that belonged to the Warsaw-Vienna Railway during the mid-19th century.
27. Willard Asylum
Found in Willard, New York, Willard Asylum for the Chronic Insane opened its doors to patients in 1869.
26. Sanzhi UFO Houses
In San Zhi, Taiwan, these series of UFO houses were once part of a leisure resort.
25. Six Flags Jazzland
In New Orleans, Louisiana, this amusement park brought thrill to kids and adults alike from 2000-2002.
24. Gulliver’s Travels Park
This park in Kawaguchi, Japan, was opened to the public in 1997 but was forced to close down in 2001 due to unprofitability.
23. Canfranc Rail Station
This train station opened in 1928 and closed down in 1970 when a derailment occurred.
22. Chateau Miranda
Located in Celles, Belgium, this beautiful castle was once a home and an orphanage.
21. Abandoned Coal Plant
The deterioration of the metal belonging to this plant in France makes it cherished among steampunk fans.
20. Eilean Donan (Loch Duich, Scotland)
Found in Loch Duich, Scotland, this famous castle was built on top of an island where 3 lakes meet.
19. City Hall Station
This train station in New York has one of the most beautiful architectural models and designs.
18. Orpheum Auditorium
In New Bedford, Massachusetts, the Orpheum Auditorium once showcased vaudeville acts and movies.
17. Wreck of the SS America
Somewhere in Fuerteventura, Canary Islands lies the SS America shipwreck.
16. Underwater City
Atlantis does exist in Shi Cheng, China.
15. Abandoned Domino Sugar Factory (Brooklyn, New York)
Situated in Brooklyn, New York, its buildings can be dated back to as early as 1882.
14. Red Sands Sea Forts
In Sealand, United Kingdom, these strange structures were built by the British against the Nazi invasion.
13. Overgrown section of the Great Wall
In a part of the Great Wall of China, nature has taken over.
12. Michigan Central Station
It was built in 1913 in Detroit, Michigan and shut down in 1988.
This amusement park located in Dadizel, Belgium was closed down due to an unfortunate accident.
10. Military Hospital
Set in Beelitz, Germany, this military hospital was used during Hitler’s regime.
9. Empty Organ Room
The remnants of a dilapidated organ room.
8. Abandoned church with chairs still standing
A lonely church that was once used for religious gatherings.
7. Wonderland Amusement Park
This park located in Beijing, China was never completed.
6. An Abandoned Rocket Factory
Here are the remains of a Russian rocket factory.
5. El Hotel del Salto
In Colombia, this once luxurious hotel was built facing the beautiful Tequendama Falls.
4. Christ of the Abyss
In San Fruttuoso, Italy, you can dive down and find a submerged bronze statue of Jesus Christ.
3. Eastern State Penitentiary (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
Found in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, this prison held criminals from 1829 to 1971.
German miners used to roam this little town in Namibia.
1.102-year-old floating forest (Sydney, Australia)
Situated in Sydney, Australia, this transport ship was once used during the Second World War.