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If Walls Could Talk, These 17 Abandoned Spots In New Mexico Would Have So Much To Say

Many people feel a tug towards abandoned buildings. For some, the attraction stems from curiosity or a desire to explore the unknown. But abandoned places are also intriguing because you know there’s a story behind them. Your mind can’t help but wonder about the people who once lived or worked in these buildings and about what made them leave. A little research sometimes unearths answers, but much of the time our imagination must fill in the blanks. If the walls of these 17 abandoned places in New Mexico could talk, what would they say to you?

Which of these abandoned places are you most curious about?

Juliet White
New Mexico staff writer for Only In Your State and freelance writer. A committed travel junkie, Juliet has lived on two continents, but believes that the sunsets in New Mexico are the best. She can be reached on Twitter @JulietWrites.