The Abandoned Town Near Washington DC That Most People Stay Far, Far Away From

Did you know that hidden in Great Falls park there is a forgotten ghost town? The bizarre story of an abandoned town that never got a chance is one that will fascinate you. How can something so close to the district be so doomed? Here’s the story of Matildaville.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Will you be visiting Matildaville any time soon? If you love creepy places, we dare you to take this abandoned places road trip near Washington DC!