13 Staggering Photos Of An Abandoned Hospital Hiding In Pittsburgh

Step back in time for a moment. Journey back more than a century when mental hospitals and poorhouses were the norm rather than the exception and treating the mentally ill and the poor was considerably different than it is today. Mayview State Hospital in Pittsburgh – now remaining only in old photographs, videos, and the memories of former patients – played an important role in the Pittsburgh community for decades.

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Do you remember Mayview State Hospital in Pittsburgh? Share your stories below! While Mayview State Hospital remains only through photographs and memories, you can still visit these nine abandoned places in Pittsburgh.