8 Eerie Abandoned Amusement Parks Around the United States

Here are the fascinating stories behind abandoned amusement parks around the United States. Photo: Carly Caramanna There’s just something about the eerie draw of an abandoned amusement park that captivates us. These once-cherished locations, formerly filled with laughter and cheery music, have become long-gone places of yesteryear that sit in decay, slowly succumbing to nature. While some are demolished to make way for new developments, others sit in ruin, intriguing theme park enthusiasts who want to know what these parks were like at their peaks — and why they closed.

From the hurricane-ravaged Six Flags New Orleans to the whimsical […]

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