There are 541 items filed under incredible ruins.

Waxahachie, Texas

Superconducting Super Collider

A Texas-sized particle collider that was abandoned due to its Texas-sized budget
10 Oct 2014
Muynak District, Uzbekistan

Moynaq

Once a bustling fishing port, this semi-ghost town is now more than 150km away from the shore
15 May 2014
Cusco, Peru

Sacsayhuamán

The stones of this Incan wall complex fit together so well you couldn't fit a piece of paper between some of them
07 Apr 2014
Sweden

Gotland

Largest island in the Baltic Sea experiences such idyllic weather that roses bloom in the middle of December
24 Dec 2013
Benicia, California

Suisun Bay Ghost Fleet

The rusting remains of the largest assembled WWII fleet on the West Coast
11 Nov 2013
Beijing, China

Dixia Cheng - Beijing's Underground City

Beijing's expansive subterranean hiding spot now crumbles away as a tourist destination
01 Nov 2013
Brooklyn, New York

Sunset Park's 68th Precinct

I fought the law and the precinct caved in
29 Oct 2013
Pryp'yat', Ukraine

Chernobyl's Ghost Cities

The abandoned towns left by the worst nuclear disaster of all time are filling back up with wildlife
16 Oct 2013
Drummond, Montana

Garnet, Montana

This amazingly preserved gold rush town is a well preserved gem from the time
10 Oct 2013
Çanakkale, Turkey

Troy

This famous city eluded concrete detection until the early 2000's
04 Oct 2013
Egypt

Tanis

The once great capital of Egypt now crumbles forward as evocative ruins
03 Oct 2013
Wiltshire, England

Old Wardour Castle

Besieged by war, this castle ruin has crumbled into a peaceful picnic spot
01 Oct 2013
Schipkau, Germany

Bagger 258: The "Blue Wonder"

The industrial monstrosity known as Bagger 258 is a colossal mining machine built in the DDR - but now left for dead in a German field
30 Sep 2013
Constanța, Romania

Casino Constanta

Once an opulent Art Nouveau hotspot, the Casino Constanta is one of Romania's most beautiful abandoned buildings
29 Sep 2013
Sorrento, Italy

Valle dei Mulini - Valley of the Mills

An Italian crevasse filled with abandoned buildings gives visitors a look at the world without humans
27 Sep 2013
Kilkenny, Ireland

Jerpoint Abbey

This ancient Irish religious site is covered in ancient carvings, many of which have barely aged
26 Sep 2013
Coolidge, Arizona

Casa Grande Ruins

Some of the tallest ancient American ruins continue to inspire awe and curiosity
25 Sep 2013
Kissimmee, Florida

Splendid China

This $100 million theme park in Florida has been completely abandoned
23 Sep 2013
Dawson, Canada

Paddlewheel Graveyard

A skeletal collection of former nautical mainstays
21 Sep 2013
Allenwood, Pennsylvania

Bunkers of Alvira

Over 100 concrete munitions bunkers are all that remain of a Pennsylvanian village seized by the US government
20 Sep 2013
Bagram, Afghanistan

Site of Alexandria on the Caucasus

The West's first incursion into the Afghan world lies buried beneath a military base
19 Sep 2013
Malibu, California

The Paul Williams designed Roberts' House

A bomb shelter and some fireplaces are all that remain of the house Fred Roberts tried so hard to keep standing
19 Sep 2013
Heraklion, Crete

Knossos

A minotaur, a labyrinth, and a dubious restoration pull in visitors from around the world
19 Sep 2013
Oakland, California

16th Street Train Station

A crumbling Beaux Arts monument to the Bay Area's age of rail
19 Sep 2013
Breezewood, Pennsylvania

Abandoned Pennsylvania Turnpike

An abandoned stretch of highway, deteriorating next to the operational one
18 Sep 2013
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