Welcome to Abandoned World Photography

Adventure back through centuries in time and get lost in the raw urbex photography and videography of abandoned, historical buildings in the UK, Spain, Ireland, Australia, Cambodia, Thailand and Vietnam.

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What is Urbex?

Urbex is short for urban exploration which is exploring or infiltrating abandoned sites, buildings, or man-made structures and documenting the ruins or decay through photography and/or videography.

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Get a first-person view of what the inside of an off-limits, decaying, historical place of public interest looks like behind the yellow tape in your country.

Abandoned Devil’s Monastery, Seville, Spain
The abandoned Monasterio del Diablo, otherwise known as the monastery of "Huerta de San José" or “Monasterio …
Abandoned TB Sanatorium, Spain
The abandoned Sanatorio Antituberculoso in Barcelona, Spain, is so unique looking it would catch anyone's eye, not …
The Abandoned El Silo de Carmona
The Carmona Cereal Silo was the product of a new initiative brought in by Francisco Franco after …