Abandoned Buildings

60 Beautiful Abandoned Places

March 12, 2020

Many places of interest around the world have been abandoned or destroyed for various reasons. Some of these places are picturesque or entertaining such as amusement parks where many people ...

Steinert Hall: The Secret Antique Symphonic Theater Hidden Under A Piano Shop

September 28, 2019

Cue The Phantom of the Opera: This is the story of a real-life hidden concert hall, tucked deep underground and forgotten beneath the bust...

Bone Chilling Photos of Abandoned Places

September 20, 2019

Whether they were once hospitals of office buildings, theme parks or restaurants, a myriad of buildings have been abandoned and left to turn into beautiful ruin across the world. ...

What You Didn’t Know About Fort Knox

June 1, 2019

We all know from history class, as well as TV shows, movies, and books, that all of America’s gold is kept in a vault at Fort Knox. This bullion bunker in the heart of Kentucky,...

The Lost Civilization Of Mohenjo-Daro

March 2, 2019

A lost civilization located in India, Mohenjo-Daro was the largest city in the Indus Valley and was considered to be one of the world’s most sophisticated cities. This mysterious...

A Demolition Permit Has Been Issued for This Abandoned South Carolina Mansion

November 8, 2017

The home, fondly called Bon Haven by the locals, has been a landmark in Spartanburg since its construction in 1884. No one has lived here sinc...

The Whimsical 'Dr. Seuss House' in the Alaskan Woods

August 30, 2017

This whimsical house is located in the sparse woods in Willow, Alaska. The locals calls it the 'Dr. Seuss House,' and it's easy to see why. The structure stand 185 feet...

The 5 Most Mysterious Temples

August 22, 2017

Ancient temples hide within them thousands of years of history and mysteries... Credit: Mystic Lands

Chand Baori: World's Largest and Deepest Stepwell

August 22, 2017

Chand Baori is the oldest stepwell in Rajhastan, India and the deepest and biggest in the entire world. Stepwells are built with steps on the side which allows people to e...

Iceland's Medieval Turf Houses Merge Beautifully With Nature

August 21, 2017

Turf has been used for building structures by European and arctic cultures since the Neolithic period. In Iceland, these green-covered dwellings merge beautiful...

For Sale: An Entire Pennsylvania Town for Only $1.5 Million

April 1, 2017

If you ever have $1.5M to spare, and you want a town to call your own — good news! The village of Reduction, Pennsylvania is on the market. But you have to have ...

Man Took Photos of the Same Place for Over 40 Years and Watched Them Decline

March 18, 2017

Camilo José Vergara is a Chilean-born photographer who captured buildings in his neighborhood and witnessed as they change through the years. He...

One of the World’s Oldest and Tallest Wooden Structures Built Without a Wooden Nail

March 12, 2017

Russia’s Kizhi island is popular for many historical wooden buildings that were moved to the island from various parts of Karelia for s...

400-year-old Village Set for Demolition and Will Be Lost Forever

March 5, 2017

In the Flemish province of East-Flanders, there is a subdivision of the municipality of Beveren called Doel. It is a 400-year-old village north-west of Antw...

The Secrets of Medieval Castles: Why Medieval Castles Are Built The Way They Are

March 4, 2017

A medieval castle is not just a huge glamorous palace with hefty stone walls surrounding it -- it's more than that. It's an architecture tha...

The Abandoned Fishing Village Taken Over By Nature

February 20, 2017

Off the eastern coast of China, along the Yangtze River opening, a deserted fishing village is being taken over little at a time by the forces of nature. Located on Gouqi...

A 16th Century Interior Chapel Adorned with Human Bones and Skulls

January 23, 2017

One of the well-known masterpiece in Evora, Portugal is located next to the Church of St. Francis, a modest interior chapel called the Capela dos Ossos wh...

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