One Of The Most Famous Boxing Rings In The World Is Crumbling In America’s Heartland

Fans of the “Rocky” films will immediately recognize this iconic sports venue. Located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, The Blue Horizon is a historic 1,500-seat former boxing arena that is now abandoned and decaying. Read on to learn more about the history of these famous site, and then watch the incredible exploration footage from YouTube channel “The Proper People.”

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Take a look at the fascinating footage below: