I accidentally veered from studying into reading about abandoned places this evening. There was an abandoned asylum near where I grew up, and it was a popular destination for roaming teenagers. I never had the courage nor the desire to go, and with reason. Here are a few choice quotes about Forest Haven Asylum.
As the years rolled by things got progressively worse as the doctors, nurse, and caregivers began taking out their frustrations on the patients, many of whom were abused bodily and sexually, if they were given any attention at all.https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/forest-haven-asylum
As if the decaying remains of this horrific asylum did not give the site a haunting air, there have also been reports of the shallow graves of the carelessly buried inmates eroding to reveal the unfortunate corpses.https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/forest-haven-asylum
Don’t go after dark, as getting back out of the woods is extremely difficult.https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/forest-haven-asylum
It’s just an ok place to host your kid’s birthday party.https://aplot.com