Amusement parks that have been abandoned are usually due to an underlying financial issue. This causes the park to close in the first place. Sometimes a park just doesn’t have the funds to continue operating. A natural disaster that insurance cannot fully cover may cause a smaller park to not be able to rebuild.
So why does a property become an abandoned place? If a company is just looking to sell off the land and assets anyways, they likely wouldn’t even bother to pay for demolition costs to begin with.
Abandoned Amusement Parks become an attractive place for urbex. They are everywhere in the world. There are several Abandoned Parks near me. This category is dedicated solely to Amusement Parks.