12 Creepiest Abandoned Prisons on Earth Mike Richard July 11, 2011 Sidelines Abandoned Prison in Ohio, Pennsylvania © Michael Cevoli Around the world there are many abandoned prisons, once cages for people — some criminals, some political prisoners. Many disused prisons have been left to rot and decay, while a few have been demolished. No longer places for the incarcerated, many of these derelict landscapes are now the realms of urban explorers who document the abandonment and degradation of the former correctional institutions in pictures. Abandoned places = always awesome. Environmental Graffiti lists the 12 Creepiest Abandoned Prisons on Earth. Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Let\'s Make Sure You\'re Human ... * + 1 = five Comment Notify me of followup comments via e-mail. You can also subscribe without commenting.