The hospital, opened in 1931 to house criminally insane patients contains 16 buildings connected by underground tunnels. It is said to be haunted as a result of its tragic history of patient abuse and questionable deaths, and eventually was closed in 1995. It was used as a setting for the film Sleepers and MTV’s Fear. No trespassing is allowed here; folks who don’t follow this rule are likely to be arrested.
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- Off Keating Farms Ave
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- 41.399749655419214, -73.28612297773361
- Fairfield County, Connecticut
- Nearest Towns:
- Newtown, CT (1.3 mi.)
Heritage Village, CT (6.4 mi.)
Southbury, CT (6.8 mi.)
Bethel, CT (6.9 mi.)
Danbury, CT (8.7 mi.)
Oxford, CT (9.1 mi.)
Woodbury, CT (10.8 mi.)
Woodbury Center, CT (10.9 mi.)
Seymour, CT (10.9 mi.)
Ansonia, CT (11.4 mi.)
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