Any Empire State resident knows that the state has a fascinating history. We’ve played an important role in so many pivotal periods in American history, from colonial times to the Civil War. You can learn a lot about the past by exploring our numerous historic sites and buildings, including the now-abandoned Jackson Sanatorium. Let’s take a look…

As you can see from the photos, the building has now fallen into disrepair. Plans have been bandied about to turn the building into yet another medical facility or hotel, but as of now, no progress has been made.

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