A listing of abandoned hospitals in the United States.

Kentucky

Ashland Tuberculosis Hospital

Ashland Tuberculosis Hospital

The Ashland Tuberculosis Hospital was constructed from 1946 to 1948 to combat the threat of tuberculosis.

  • Location: Ashland, Kentucky
  • Status: Renovated

Eastern State Hospital

Eastern State Hospital, the second oldest psychiatric facility in the United States, is located in Lexington, Kentucky.

  • Location: Lexington, Kentucky
  • Status: Renovated, Demolished

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Hayswood Hospital

Hayswood Hospital is a former hospital in Maysville, Kentucky.

  • Location: Maysville, Kentucky
  • Status: Abandoned

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Hazelwood Sanatorium

Hazelwood Sanatorium, opened in 1907 in Hazelwood, a neighborhood in Louisville, Kentucky, is a former tuberculosis hospital.

  • Location: Louisville, Kentucky
  • Status: Abandoned, Active

John Graves Ford Memorial Hospital

John Graves Ford Memorial Hospital

John Graves Ford Memorial Hospital was located on West Main Street in Georgetown, Kentucky.

  • Location: Georgetown, Kentucky
  • Status: Demolished

The Medical Center at Scottsville

The Medical Center at Scottsville

The Medical Center at Scottsville, a former hospital in Scottsville, Kentucky, opened on July 5, 1952 as the Allen County War Memorial Hospital.

  • Location: Scottsville, Kentucky
  • Status: Abandoned

Paris Tuberculosis Hospital

Paris Tuberculosis Hospital

The Paris Tuberculosis Hospital is a former tuberculosis hospital that operated in Paris, Kentucky from 1950 to the late 1970’s.

  • Location: Paris, Kentucky
  • Status: Demolished

Portland Marine Hospital

The Portland Marine Hospital, located in the Portland neighborhood of Louisville, Kentucky, is the last of its kind of the nation.

  • Location: Louisville, Kentucky
  • Status: Renovated

Southeastern Kentucky Baptist Hospital

Southeastern Kentucky Baptist Hospital

The Southeastern Kentucky Baptist Hospital, formerly known as the Corbin Municipal Hospital, was located in Corbin, Kentucky.

  • Location: Corbin, Kentucky
  • Status: Demolished

Waverly Hills Tuberculosis Hospital

Waverly Hills Tuberculosis Hospital

Waverly Hills, constructed in 1926 as a tuberculosis hospital in Louisville, Kentucky, operated until 1961. It reopened two years later as the Woodhaven Geriatrics Center, but was closed in 1981.

  • Location: Louisville, Kentucky
  • Status: Tourist Attraction

Indiana

Silvercrest Sanatorium

Silvercrest Sanatorium

Silvercrest Sanatorium is a former tuberculosis hospital in New Albany, Indiana. It was reused as a disabled children’s development centre before closing in 2006. The Art Moderne styled complex has since been restored as an elderly care facility.

  • Location: New Albany, Indiana
  • Status: Renovated

New Jersey

New Jersey Sanitarium for Tuberculosis Diseases

Musconetcong Sanitarium for Tuberculosis Diseases

The Musconetcong Sanitarium for Tuberculosis Diseases is a former tuberculosis hospital in the western mountains of New Jersey. Portions of the complex operate today as a psychiatric hospital.

  • Location: New Jersey
  • Status: Abandoned, Closed, Active

New York

Allegany County Poorhouse

Allegany County Poorhouse

The Allegany County Poorhouse is an abandoned county home for the poor and mentally disabled located in western New York.

  • Location: New York
  • Status: Abandoned

Allegheny Asylum for the Insane

Allegheny Asylum for the Insane

Allegheny Asylum for the Insane is a former state hospital in New York. It became the Allegheny State Hospital in 1890, the Allegheny Psychiatric Center in 1974 and the Allegheny Drug Treatment Center in 1995.

  • Location: New York
  • Status: Abandoned, Active

Loomis Tuberculosis Hospital

Catskills Tuberculosis Hospital

The Catskills Tuberculosis Hospital, also known as the Catskills Memorial Sanitarium for Consumptives, is an abandoned tuberculosis hospital in New York.

  • Location: New York
  • Status: Abandoned

Central Islip State Hospital

Central Islip State Hospital

Central Islip State Hospital is a partially abandoned and reused state hospital in New York. Only a handful of buildings are shuttered.

  • Location: New York
  • Status: Abandoned, Renovated, Demolished

Hudson River State Hospital

Hudson River State Hospital

Hudson River State Hospital is an abandoned state hospital in New York. Hudson River was the first state hospital for the insane located on land received, by gift, from the citizens of the county.

  • Location: New York
  • Status: Abandoned

Monticello Hospital

Monticello Hospital

Monticello Hospital is an abandoned hospital and nursing home in Monticello, New York.

  • Location: Monticello, New York
  • Status: Abandoned

The Meadows

Recreation Farm Society

The Recreation Farm Society is an abandoned convalescent home in the Catskill Mountains of New York.

  • Location: New York
  • Status: Abandoned

Rockland State Hospital

Rockland State Hospital

Rockland State Hospital is a formerly abandoned state hospital in New York. Portions of the complex continue to operate as the Rockland Psychiatric Center.

  • Location: Orangeburg, New York
  • Status: Active, Being Demolished

Slocum Sanitarium

Slocum Sanitarium

The Slocum Sanitarium is an abandoned mansion that became a specialty mental hospital in New York.

  • Location: New York
  • Status: Abandoned

Creedmoor State Hospital

Sutton State Hospital

Sutton State Hospital is a partially abandoned state hospital in New York. Portions of the complex continue to operate as the Sutton Psychiatric Center.

  • Location: New York
  • Status: Abandoned, Active, Renovated

Syracuse State School

Syracuse State School

The Syracuse State School is a former residential facility for the mentally disabled.

  • Location: Syracuse, New York
  • Status: Abandoned

Tompkins County Poorhouse

Tompkins County Poorhouse

Tompkins County Poorhouse is an abandoned county home for the poor and mentally disabled located in central New York.

  • Location: New York
  • Status: Abandoned

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Webatuck State School

Webatuck State School is a partially closed state institution for the developmentally disabled in New York. It was one of six state residential schools operated by the Department of Mental Hygiene, offering full medical care, training, and education for its residents. 4 The goal of the state school was assisting mentally disabled children in attaining the highest possible level of self-sufficiency to be able to live outside of an institution.

  • Location: New York
  • Status: Abandoned, Active, Closed

Ohio

Columbiana County Infirmary

Columbiana County Infirmary

The Columbiana County Infirmary, for the aged and disabled indigent, was located in Columbiana County, Ohio.

  • Location: Columbiana County, Ohio
  • Status: Demolished

Knox County Infirmary

Knox County Infirmary

The Knox County Infirmary served children, the elderly and those with mental or physical illness in Knox County, Ohio. The complex was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.

  • Location: Mt. Vernon, Ohio
  • Status: Demolished

Molly Stark Sanitarium

Molly Stark Sanatorium

Molly Stark Sanatorium is a former tuberculosis hospital in Stark County, Ohio. Named after the wife of General John Stark, Molly Stark was constructed under the philosophy that sunlight and fresh air were necessary for patient recovery.

  • Location: Louisville, Ohio
  • Status: Abandoned

Brecksville VA Hospital

North Coast Veterans Administration Hospital

The North Coast Veterans Administration Hospital is a former veterans administration facility in Ohio. It was in operation from 1961 to 2011.

  • Location: Ohio
  • Status: Abandoned

River Valley Hospital

River Valley Hospital

River Valley Hospital, formerly known as the Lawrence County General Hospital, was a former hospital on South 9th Street in Ironton, Ohio.

  • Location: Ironton, Ohio
  • Status: Demolished

Springfield City Hospital

Springfield City Hospital

The Springfield City Hospital, in operation from 1931 to 2011, was located in Springfield, Ohio.

  • Location: Springfield, Ohio
  • Status: Demolished

St. Joseph Riverside Hospital

St. Joseph Riverside Hospital

St. Joseph Riverside Hospital is an abandoned medical center in Warren, Ohio. It closed in 1996 when it was merged with another facility in town.

  • Location: Warren, Ohio
  • Status: Abandoned

Pennsylvania

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Brownsville General Hospital

Brownsville General Hospital is a long abandoned hospital in Brownsville, Pennsylvania. After its closure in 1965, the buildings were reused for the Brownsville Golden Age Nursing Home until 1985.

  • Location: Brownsville, Pennsylvania
  • Status: Abandoned

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Mayview State Hospital

Mayview State Hospital, located in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, closed in December 2008.

  • Location: Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
  • Status: Demolished

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Monsour Medical Center

The Monsour Medical Center, located in Jeannette, Pennsylvania, was founded in 1952 as a roadside clinic in “Senator Brown’s Mansion” along U.S. Route 30. After years of controversy, the hospital was demolished in 2016.

  • Location: Jeannette, Pennsylvania
  • Status: Demolished

Susquehanna State Hospital

Susquehanna State Hospital

The Susquehanna State Hospital is a closed state mental institution in Pennsylvania and was in operation from 1851 to 2006. The campus was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1986. The hospital was the setting for the 1999 movie “Girl, Interrupted” 14 and the 2010 movie “Another Harvest Moon.”

  • Location: Pennsylvania
  • Status: Closed, Active

Tennessee

Metro General Hospital

Metro General Hospital

Metro General Hospital, formerly serving many of the underprivileged in Nashville, Tennessee, closed in early 1998.

  • Location: Nashville, Tennessee
  • Status: Demolished, Renovated

West Virginia

Denmar Sanitarium

Denmar Sanatarium

Established in 1938, the Denmar Sanitarium for the African-Americans was tuberculosis hospital in Denmar, West Virginia.

  • Location: Dunbar, West Virginia
  • Status: Active

Huntington State Hospital

Once notoriously noted for its extreme overcrowding and unsanitary conditions, the Huntington State Hospital is now a 110-bed mental facility and is an on-site training facility for area colleges and universities in West Virginia.

  • Location: Huntington, West Virginia
  • Status: Active

Man Miners Memorial Hospital

Man Miners Memorial Hospital

The Man Appalachian Regional Hospital was located in Man, West Virginia and was constructed from 1954-56 by the Miners Memorial Hospital Association.

  • Location: Man, West Virginia
  • Status: Demolished

Mountain State Hospital

Mountain State Hospital

Mountain State Hospital was located at Virginia and Morris streets in Charleston, West Virginia.

  • Location: Charleston, West Virginia
  • Status: Demolished

Staats Hospital

Staats Hospital & Glendale Lodge No. 78 Knights of Pythias

The Staats Hospital, located in the Elk City neighborhood of Charleston, West Virginia, is a former a hospital, theatre, and the Glendale Lodge No. 78 Knights of Pythias.

  • Location: Charleston, West Virginia
  • Status: Under Renovations

Weston State Hospital

Weston State Hospital

Weston State Hospital, located in Weston, West Virginia, was a mental institution in operation from 1860 to 1994.

  • Location: Weston, West Virginia
  • Status: Tourist Attraction