13 Staggering Photos Of An Abandoned Asylum Hiding In Massachusetts

Belchertown State School for the Feeble-Minded is a black mark on the history of education and medical care in Massachusetts. The story of this abandoned institution is deeply chilling. Even if you are already familiar with the tragic tale, looking within the decaying walls will give you an entirely new perspective on the story.

Take a look at these chilling photos of the ruins of this horrific asylum.

The school is located at 6 Berkshire Avenue, Belchertown. However, the property is off-limits to visitors and exploring the grounds is considered illegal trespassing. Nature is now reclaiming what is left of this terrible place. If you’re interested in exploring some abandoned places in Massachusetts, check out this road trip that will take you to decaying spots across the state.