As everywhere in the world, there are also numerous abandoned places and buildings on the Lower Rhine. Some of them seem a bit mystical, and there are mysterious stories about the abandoned building. Other buildings, however, are simply ruins that urgently need to be demolished.
Kent School in Schwalmtal: The former school was used as a home for the disabled during the Nazi era. You don’t even want to know what happened there. (Child euthanasia) [Location: Hostert 17, 41366 Schwalmtal]
Immerath village, the village was evacuated due to the brown coal mine [51.049513, 6.435608]
Hans-Günther-Sohl’s villa [Düsseldorf-Hubbelrath]
Wolfskuhlen Castle: The former manor house was also used as a children’s home. At this time, however, atrocities are said to have taken place, so that it is haunted there today. [Rheinberg-Budberg]
Haus Caen, the old manor house with a water mill is falling into disrepair and there are now numerous strange stories about this place. [Straelen on Wachtendonker Str.]