The 33 Most Beautiful Abandoned Places In The World. Illegal Tour: Abandoned Amusement Park Nara Dreamland [65 PICS] Built in 1961, this Japanese theme park was a Disneyland knockoff. Visitors had all but stopped coming by 2006, so the amusement park was closed. It was not demolished and became a playground for urban explorer photographers. Have a beer and enjoy this photo tour of abandoned Nara Dreamland. Yes, like abandoned Six Flags in New Orleans , Nara Dreamland has security guards.
If caught exploring, you could be arrested and fined. The wooden roller coaster Aska was in operation from 1998 to 2006. October 2010 : High noon abandoned Main Street. Faded dreams April 2011. In July 2010 , the photographer wrote, “The bumper cars, screw coaster, merry-go-round and even Japanâ€™s largest wooden roller coaster were still intact and almost tempting to climb aboard.” Main Street in October 2010.
Nature reclaims abandoned Nara Dreamland’s main attraction, the Aska roller coaster. Urban explorers often have to dodge security and remember someone may be watching.