10 Staggering Photos Of An Abandoned Sanatorium Hiding In Virginia
Tucked away in the small Southwestern Virginia town of Redford resides one of the most paranormal sites along the East Coast. St. Albans Sanatorium has been abandoned for years, although its haunted nature continues to attract both visitors and paranormal investigators. The staggering photographs below, while taken in recent years, suggest the fascinating and troubling past of the patients who stayed here in the early 20th century. Here’s a virtual tour of the historic St. Albans:
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Whether or not you are intrigued by the haunted nature of St. Albans, there’s no denying the historical significance of this abandoned building. For more information on this site, be sure to visit the official St. Albans website.
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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