Category : Religious Institutions

Castle MacGarrett, Claremorris, Ireland

Castle MacGarrett, Claremorris, Ireland

Castle MacGarrett was built in 1811 as the family home for a wealthy land-owner. It later became a nursing home for nuns, and features ornate ceilings.

Engedi Chapel, Caernarfon, Wales

Engedi Chapel, Caernarfon, Wales

A chapel in Wales that has been closed for many years. Everything remains intact inside with some decay setting in.

Battenhall Mount / St. Mary's Convent School

Battenhall Mount (former St Mary’s Convent School), Worcester

An abandoned Roman Catholic school with impressive original Italian style features as well as classrooms.

Capel Salem - abandoned chapel, Wales

Capel Salem, Pwllheli, Wales

A chapel in Wales that closed around 2010. The Pine pews and pulpit still remain in place.

Chapelle des Pelotes, France

Chapelle des Pelotes, France

The chapel of an abandoned seminary in France. Numerous statues are suspended above the chapel.

St Joseph's Convent, Order of the Poor Clares, York

Convent of St Joseph, Order of the Poor Clares, York, UK

St Joseph’s was a convent in York formed by the Order of the Poor Clares. The nuns moved to smaller premises then the number of residents dwindled.

Chapelle De La Rose, Belgium

Chapelle De La Rose, Belgium

An abandoned chapel in Belgium with a single rose left behind.

Blue Chapel Abandoned Monastery, Italy

Blue Chapel, Abandoned Monastery, Italy

A monastery with a large chapel bathed with blue light. The chapel is stunning and remains in great condition.

Monastero MG, Abandoned Monastery, Italy

Monastero MG, Abandoned Monastery, Italy

A large abandoned monastery in Italy with living space for many nuns and a large chapel.

Red Cross Hospital, Italy

Red Cross Hospital, Italy

An abandoned children’s hospital in Italy with wards that still contain metal beds and a chapel with a large red cross on the ceiling.