A new exhibition by No Longer Empty, When You Cut Into the Present the Future Leaks Out, invites visitors into the long abandoned Bronx Borough Courthouse.More
The abandoned Wyndclyffe Mansion broods over the Hudson River in Rhinebeck, New York. Photo by Will Ellis/Abandoned NYC
The Hudson River Valley is home to more than its share of formidable ruins, but few match the spooky appeal of Rhinebeck’s Wyndclyffe Mansion. Its beetle-browed exterior is blessed with that beguiling combination of gloom, ornamentation, and extreme old age that only …More
Harlem’s long abandoned PS 186 is finally going to be converted into a Boys and Girls Club and apartments, a look inside with Abandoned NYC.More
Today’s Meatpacking District is a far cry from the seedy desolation that dominated the area in the 1980s. A new photo book by Brian Rose documents the changes.More
Photos and history behind Gravesend’s “Secret Park,” a forgotten Brooklyn peninsula created during the construction of the Verrazano Bridge.More
Will Ellis of AbandonedNYC takes a trip to North Brother Island in the East River to document the ruins of Riverside Hospital.More
Few abandoned buildings stir the imagination like the Red Hook Grain Terminal. Read up on the history of the structure with photos of its jaw-dropping interior.More
In Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, the Space-Age ruins of the “Tent of Tomorrow” from the 1964 World’s Fair are fading away. Abandoned NYC takes us inside.More
Crumbling stairways at San Francisco’s Sutro Baths.
The Sutro Baths opened to the public in 1896, when the west side of San Francisco was a vast region of all-but-unpopulated sand dunes. The sprawling indoor swimming complex was the pet project of Adolph Sutro, a wealthy entrepreneur and former mayor of San Francisco who became widely known as a …More
An overgrown overpass at Union Turnpike and Woodhaven Boulevard, part of the proposed Queensway project.
Abandoned for half a century, the old Rockaway Beach Branch of the Long Island Railroad is stirring debate today as opposing visions for its future emerge. Before it’s reactivated to serve beleaguered Queens commuters, or converted …More
AbandonedNYC takes us inside the lost diner at 357 West Street.More
Some of the Freedom Tunnel’s most priceless works have been painted over, but walls don’t stay empty for long in this historic hub of NYC graffiti culture.More