These 8 Images Of Fort Livingston In Louisiana Are Hauntingly Beautiful

Abandoned places are always so fascinating. From amusement parks to high schools, Louisiana has a few hauntingly beautiful abandoned locations. Once a vital coastal defense fort, Fort Livingston now sits in ruins, slowly being reclaimed by Mother Nature  -and these photos are a unique glimpse into Louisiana’s history. Let’s take a closer look at how this fort came to be and why it was abandoned.

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Address: Grand Terra Island, Grand Isle, LA 70358, USA