12 Abandoned Places In New York That Nature Is Reclaiming

Whether it’s the taste of nostalgia or the unusual sight of seeing structures swallowed up by Mother Nature, there’s something intriguing about visiting abandoned ruins. All around New York urban explorers can visit a variety of neglected locations that have been left to do nothing but crumble away with time. The Empire State is usually quick to demolish decrepit structures, but somehow these 12 places still remain and have been reclaimed by nature.

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

Have you ever visited any of these abandoned places? For more things creepy, see if you’re brave enough to read about This House That’s So Terrifying It Was Legally Declared Haunted By New York State!