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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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Russian Tanks in Kharkiv, Ukraine

paul_itk via livejournal.com

paul_itk via livejournal.com

A secret tank depot in Kharkiv, Ukraine serves as a reminder of Russia’s immense military presence in the surrounding region. A factory floor is filled with tank engines that have fallen into disrepair, while the outside of the facility is surrounded by massive tanks.

Russian Tanks in Kharkiv, Ukraine

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