***Overgrown Palace, Poland*** - In this palace was built as a home for Polish Royalty. Under Communist rule, the palace became an agricultural school & a home for mentally handicapped adults/children. The palace was deserted after the fall of the USSR.
Photographer Niki Feijen for his new book, “Frozen”, photographed several abandoned buildings across Europe. Capturing their haunting beauty from years of decay. Here: Jungle Splash – Slides in abandoned waterpark. (Photo by Niki Feijen)
Abandoned Battleship Island, Japan housed what it should have with obscenely crowded apartments like this. Now, entire island is abandoned & restricted to the public. These derelict sky-scraping ghettos fall without an ear to hear them.
The Boyce Thompson Institute is an abandoned agricultural institute where the plants have gone wild. The institute was founded by mining magnate Boyce Thompson and opened its doors in 1924 with the goal of studying plants - abandoned in