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Haunted Western State Asylum.  Lakewood, WA.

Western State Mental Hospital in Lakewood, Washington - The ruins are located in Fort Steilacoom County Park at the end of the parking lot, along a path which winds through heavy woods until you see them on the hill.

The old Traverse City State Mental Hospital, also known as the Northern Michigan Asylum.  (photography by James Howe)

The old Traverse City State Mental Hospital, also known as the Northern Michigan Asylum. (photography by James Howe) Traverse City

What is now called the Spring Grove Psychiatric hospital in Maryland.

Foster State Hospital - Trails ran through the dirt and dust, presumably from the small animals that now inhabited the building.

Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum  Weston, West Virginia. Once known as the Weston State Hospital, this asylum was home to thousands of people with mental illness, starting in 1864. It is said that the last 20 years the hospital operated were aggressively violent.  Numerous murders between patients occurred, including female employees that were maliciously attacked. Hundreds of people died here before the facility closed in 1994. Spirits are said to haunt the building and grounds today.

This place awesome! It's the old Weston Insane Asylum, now called the Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum. It has been featured on various haunted tv shows; one in which was "Ghost Hunters" full of history & ghosts!

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Insane asylum- patients were isolated and forgotten by family, friends and all of society. There were easily subjected to neglect and torture of the highest caliber, without hesitation or question.

.really like thev look of this house!

Abandoned in Virginia. Can't you picture it fixed up and people sitting on the front porch drinking sweet tea?

Gothic Revival - The Gothic Clothing Boutique  www.gothic-revival.co.uk

Gothic Revival - The Gothic Clothing Boutique www.gothic-revival.co.uk

DANVERS STATE ASYLUM, Danvers, MA.

Haunted Asylums of America

Haunted Asylums of America: Danvers State Asylum. Located near Salem, MA. Nicknamed the witches castle on the hill (Hawthorne Hill). The Salem witch trials started in Danvers (fka Salem Village).

Ruins Of An Abandoned Building In Millbrook, New York

Ruins Of An Abandoned Building In Millbrook, New York. I'm so fascinated by abandoned places, I think it's because I want to know their stories.That is how I feel too as I always think of all the memories that were made there.