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You can explore the different locations listed on the site by genre, country, interest or date of exploration. This passion being by nature quite ephemaral, you will find that many locations are already gone.

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The Cinema Theater Varia

The Cinema Theater Varia : an art nouveau theater from 1910, abandoned since 1986... A piece of art from the architect Emile Claes. Historical urban exploration!

Public building
Public building
*****
Reconverted Belgium
Belgium
2005-08-01
The Horror Labs or The Veterinary School of Anderlecht

The Horror Labs or The Veterinary School of Anderlecht : built in 1903, these listed buildings definitely deserved an exploration. Before the reconversion into lofts, we had the chance to infiltrate the place...

Public building
Public building
*****
Reconverted Belgium
Belgium
2005-11-11
The Palais Garnier

The Palais Garnier : V.I.P.trip into the heart of the Opéra de Paris.

Public building
Public building
*****
Active France
France
2010-02-23
The Sauvenière's swimming-pool

The Sauvenière's swimming-pool : huge sports complex from the 1930's, partially abandoned, the Sauvenière's baths await a new life.

Public building
Public building
****
Reconverted Belgium
Belgium
2006-03-01
Old Newark county Jail

Old Newark county Jail : and old creepy prison abandoned since 1970...

Public building
Public building
****
Abandoned USA
USA
2006-04-08
Gary, Indiana, ghost town

Gary, Indiana, ghost town : yet another victim from the steel industry recession. 6 photos galleries for this city that readhed up to 200,000 inhabitants!

Public building
Public building
****
Endangered USA
USA
2006-08-12
Val Benoît's University

Val Benoît's University : the engineers have left the former university campus of Val Benoît! Explore these huge modernist buildings from the 30s.

Public building
Public building
****
Endangered Belgium
Belgium
2006-11-06
Spreepark - The Abandoned Amusement Park

Spreepark - The Abandoned Amusement Park : located downtown East-Berlin, this theme park is now lost forever, and fights with the ghosts of its past...

Public building
Public building
****
Endangered Germany
Germany
1998-10-01
1936 Berlin's Olympic Village

1936 Berlin's Olympic Village : like the 29 other Olympic villages, the 1936 edition has only had a short moment of glory. But unlike the others, the 1936 Olympics is possible the most significant games in our history

Public building
Public building
****
Abandoned Germany
Germany
2008-08-17
Abandoned holiday camp

Abandoned holiday camp : located in the Landes (Southern West France), this abandoned camp is built in the forest, around an old pretty villa.

Public building
Public building
***
Abandoned France
France
2005-05-01
RTT home

RTT home : a nice and colorful vacation residence built in 1950 by an Art-Deco Belgian architect.

Public building
Public building
***
Endangered Belgium
Belgium
2005-05-01
Diamond's opera

Diamond's opera : this page was just made to explain what infiltration means: -going into places you are not supposed to- :-)

Public building
Public building
***
Active Belgium
Belgium
2006-07-23