The Central State Lunatic Asylum for Colored Insane was established in 1868 in Petersburg, Virginia. The asylum was the first facility in the United States established for Black people who were dealing with mental health issues. Before the opening of the facility, “Virginia legislators concluded tha...The Central State Lunatic Asylum for Colored Insane was established in 1868 in Petersburg, Virginia. The asylum was the first facility in the United States established for Black people who were…

The Central State Lunatic Asylum for Colored Insane was established in 1868 in Petersburg, Virginia. The asylum was the first facility in the United States established for Black people who were dealing with mental health issues. Before the opening of the facility, “Virginia legislators concluded tha...The Central State Lunatic Asylum for Colored Insane was established in 1868 in Petersburg, Virginia. The asylum was the first facility in the United States established for Black people who were…

The roof gone, vines have begun to overtake this third-floor bathroom. Central State Hospital, Milledgeville, GA

The roof gone, vines have begun to overtake this third-floor bathroom. Central State Hospital, Milledgeville, GA

What door is at the bottom of my stair of pain and despair?  The stairwell of life I have been given and chosen, having no care Where does this door lead at my life's tortured end?   Central State Hospital, Milledgeville, GA.

What door is at the bottom of my stair of pain and despair? The stairwell of life I have been given and chosen, having no care Where does this door lead at my life's tortured end? Central State Hospital, Milledgeville, GA.

Georgia's Central State Hospital in Milledgeville. This place is the stuff horror stories are made of. According to Atlanta Magazine, Georgia Central State Hospital was once the largest mental facility in the world. Formerly known as the Georgia Lunatic Asylum, this place is now abandoned and decaying. It invokes the imagination to think of the things that took place in this institution.

Stepping Inside These Abandoned Places In Georgia Is Almost Haunting

Georgia's Central State Hospital in Milledgeville. This place is the stuff horror stories are made of. According to Atlanta Magazine, Georgia Central State Hospital was once the largest mental facility in the world. Formerly known as the Georgia Lunatic Asylum, this place is now abandoned and decaying. It invokes the imagination to think of the things that took place in this institution.

Central State Hospital, Indianapolis. Much of the activity is in the basement area where the most disturbed patients were housed. Screams and moans have been reported, as well as apparitions of patients in gowns and robes wandering the grounds both in and out of the building.

Central State Hospital, Indianapolis. Much of the activity is in the basement area where the most disturbed patients were housed. Screams and moans have been reported, as well as apparitions of patients in gowns and robes wandering the grounds both in and out of the building.

Central State Hospital, originally named Georgia Lunatic Asylum (openned 1842, abandoned 1974) - Milledgeville, Georgia, USA

Central State Hospital, originally named Georgia Lunatic Asylum (openned 1842, abandoned 1974) - Milledgeville, Georgia, USA

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