While there are some truly fascinating abandoned places in Virginia, there’s something particularly heartbreaking about stumbling upon a dilapidated school. Full of history and mystery, this fascinating set of modern ruins in Powhatan County is unlike anything you’ve ever seen. Today, we take a peek inside one of the most historic, groundbreaking abandoned schools in Virginia. Do you know the story of St. Francis de Sales?
If you would like to learn more about St. Francis de Sales School or participate in efforts to save this magnificent piece of history, be sure to visit the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament website.
In the meantime, let us know what you know of one of the most fascinating abandoned schools in Virginia and its remarkable history. Did you or anyone you know attend the St. Francis boarding school? Have you visited the site? We would love to hear your thoughts in the comments below!
Please note that the school is only open to visitors with tickets or who sign up for a photography workshop.
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