Death, illness and tragedy have long permeated the history of insane asylums. Beginning in the late 18th century, buildings that housed the criminally and…
The San Antonio Insane Asylum Although very little is known about the San Antonio Insane Asylum, formally called the Southwestern Insane Asylum when it opened on April 6, 1892, it is heavily guarded by the police today. Whether they're trying to hide something or just protect the property, no one is entirely sure, but those who have ventured inside the walls have attested to some very strange and frightening things occurring.
The Cane Hill Asylum in London is one of the most famous abandoned hospitals, and has been a magnet for vandals, urban explorers, photographers and filmmakers ever since it closed 18 years ago. In 2006, the site's owners gave Hipposcope Films permission to film a documentary inside. Shooting is due to begin sometime this year. Pinner read this Feb 2016.