There are 540 items filed under incredible ruins.

Baalbek, Lebanon

Baalbek Trilithon

The largest hewn stone in history
30 Dec 2015
Lake Arrowhead, California

Santa's Village

The first franchised theme park in the world is now a ghost town of crumbling facades and forever interrupted fun-time rides
24 Dec 2015
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
21 Dec 2015
São Sebastião, Brazil

Viaduct Petrobras

An abandoned stretch of elevated road in the middle of the Brazilian jungle
29 Jun 2015
Nara, Japan

Nara Dreamland

The abandoned Japanese amusement park that continues to loom as a dystopian Disneyland
12 Nov 2014
Danvers, Massachusetts

Danvers Hospital for the Criminally Insane

Basis for H.P. Lovecraft's horror stories and Batman's Arkham Asylum, now a horrifying condo
31 Oct 2014
Waxahachie, Texas

Desertron: The Superconducting Super Collider

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


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


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
Putty, Australia

Newnes Glow Worm Tunnel

Once the path of a railway tunnel, now home to thousands of glowing insects
09 Feb 2014


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

Suisun Bay Ghost Fleet

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

Dixia Cheng - Beijing's Underground City

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

Sunset Park's 68th Precinct

I fought the law and the precinct caved in
28 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
15 Oct 2013
Drummond, Montana

Garnet, Montana

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


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


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

Old Wardour Castle

Besieged by war, this castle ruin has crumbled into a peaceful picnic spot
30 Sep 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
29 Sep 2013
Constanța, Romania

Casino Constanta

Once an opulent Art Nouveau hotspot, the Casino Constanta is one of Romania's most beautiful abandoned buildings
28 Sep 2013
Kilkenny, Ireland

Jerpoint Abbey

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

Casa Grande Ruins

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

Splendid China

This $100 million theme park in Florida was been completely abandoned and is now mostly rubble
22 Sep 2013
Dawson, Canada

Paddlewheel Graveyard

A skeletal collection of former nautical mainstays
20 Sep 2013

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