Among the numerous visitors to stay at Villers Abbey was Victor Hugo. The Villers Abbey ruins, located in the Commune of Villers-la-Ville in Belgium, are more than 900 years old, but some parts of it look quite futuristic.
The herring plant in Djupavik opened in 1935. By 1954, it was defunct. But by the late 1940s, the herring were all but gone from Húnaflói bay, and the Herring factory folded in 1954 It was truly abandoned soon after, and left to fall to pieces. The town of Djúpavík was abandoned by 1968.
Hayswood Hospital, in Maysville, Ky, was one of the most unique and historical hospitals in Kentucky. It served as a healing ground for the sick, the dying, and every possible accident or tragedy you could think of. Sadly, it closed its doors in March of 1983.
The City of Trenton had reached an agreement with the owner of the abandoned Riverside Osteopathic Hospital. The agreement states that the full demolition of the Riverside Osteopathic Hospital must be completed by Oct. 15, 2022.
By 1980's the Goddard & Goddard factory was being used by Metro Wood Products, which went out of business in 1994. It was used by various companies until 2006, when it became abandoned.
Designed by Albert Kahn and built in 1925, the Free Press Building is a monument to the roaring 20's. From the arch over the entrance to vaulted ceilings inside, the building is chock full of intricate, detailed stonework.
Kayaköy is a ghost-town located just outside of the hustle and bustle of Oludeniz and Hisaronu; situated in the Fethiye region of Turkey.
The former Homowack Lodge Resort is an abandoned resort in the Catskill Mountains of New York, operating from 1920 to 2009. The Spring Glen Resort in its prime offered many things to do such as physical activities like tennis, bowling and swimming.
Arne's Royal Hawaiian Motel, CA closed in 2009. Built in 1957, this slice of Hawaii served guests for over 50 years. Now unfortunately it sits shuttered and abandoned.
Ardgillan Castle in Dublin is haunted by The White Lady, who is known also as The Lady of the Stairs. It is believed that anyone who dares to cross the bridge called the Lady’s Stairsla during the midnight hours of Halloween dooms themselves to be killed by the hand of a woman ghost.