20 Haunting Pictures Of Abandoned Asylums (around the world)

Abandoned mental asylums litter forgotten landscapes across the world. But these spooky buildings don’t compare to the fright you’ll experience inside the notorious Briarcliff Manor, the setting of American Horror Story: Asylum. Whet your macabre appetite with these haunting photos, and commit yourself to American Horror Story: Asylum. Wednesdays at 10p only on FX.

1. Cane Hill Asylum (England)

2. Henryton State Hospital (Maryland)

3. Whittingham Asylum (England)

4. Stone House Hospital (England)

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5. Norwich State Hospital (Connecticut)

6. South Carolina State Hospital (South Carolina)

7. Hart Island Women’s Asylum (New York)

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8. Pennhurst State Hospital (Pennsylvania)

9. Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum (West Virginia)

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10. Kings Park Psychiatric Center (New York)

11. Pilgram State Hospital (New York)

12. Severalls Hospital (England)

13. Hellingly Mental Asylum (England)

14. Northampton State Lunatic Asylum

15. Greystone Park Psychiatric Hospital (New Jersey)

16. Linda Vista Community Hospital (California)

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17. Waverly Hills Sanatorium (Kentucky)

18. Lier Mental Hospital (Norway)

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19. Traverse City State Hospital (Michigan)

20. West Park Hospital (England)

American Horror Story: Asylum. Get Committed, Premieres Wednesday, October 17 at 10P only on FX.