10 Abandoned Places for Curious Wanderers

Abandoned places contain a mystery that’s hard to match. Whether you’re exploring an ancient palace with a grand history or a simple farmhouse withered with time, these locations offer a way to get the adrenaline pumping. You’re never quite sure what lies within! If you’re a traveler on the hunt for vibrant graffiti, haunted houses, or just awe-inspiring structures lost to time, this list will give you a few ideas as you’re planning your next adventure.

1. Hidden Indian Mural in Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii

Photo by Paul C. Peh

2. Abandoned Theme Park in Rocky Top, Tennessee

3. Abandoned Auditorium in Pryp’yet’, Ukraine

4. Plane Wreck near Solheimasandur, Iceland

Photo by David Bjorgen

5. Buzludzha Monument near Shipka, Bulgaria

6. Eastlake Dam near Chula Vista, California

Photo by Hobo Ahle

7. Grossinger’s Catskills Resort near Hancock, New York

8. Karangahake in Paeroa, New Zealand

9. Kennecott Machine Shop in Mccarthy, Alaska

10. Bob Mackey’s Ole Barn in Beckham County, Oklahoma

Photo by Erick Huling

These are just a few of the spectacular photos on Trover. For more haunting locations, check out our Abandoned Places list! If you have any abandoned shots to share, post your finds on Trover and make sure to include “#abandoned” with your description. See you in the Trove!