These 21 Abandoned Military Bases Will Leave You Speechless

When wars end, the casualties have been counted and the land has been divided, the military machinery and bases are often left behind.

Maunsell Sea Fort

These abandoned sites are located throughout the world, sitting as stark reminders of everything from the Great World War to the Cold War and beyond. What happens to an armored tank after it sits in the hot desert sun for a decade? What haunts the halls of military hospitals?

Do you dare to visit these abandoned sites? Read on to discover abandoned military bases throughout the world that will leave you in awe.

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Abandoned Bunker of Monte Moro


The abandoned bunker of Monte Moro is situated in Genova, Italy.


The history of the bunker is largely shrouded in mystery, but some of the remaining artifacts provide a few clues to its original use. The basements once held ammunition, but how a burned-out car got in the bunker is anyone’s guess.

Abandoned Bunker of Monte Moro