This Abandoned Cement Factory In Missouri Is Hauntingly Beautiful

There’s something about abandoned properties that sparks a flame of curiosity for the adventurous explorer in all of us. These places beg the question, “What happened?” as we seek to unearth the origins of the abandoned spot, including what led to its downfall. This particular spot in St. Louis seemed to have a lot of potential, until tragedy took hold and left it decrepit and vacant.

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:

It’s a shame that such a brilliant project was put on hold. Hopefully, someone will come in to complete the work that Cassilly began. Until then, you can find this abandoned park at 520 Scranton Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri. To explore other unique abandoned places in Missouri, click here.