The Former Cardinal Brewery – Fribourg

The Former Cardinal Brewery – Fribourg
The Former Cardinal Brewery of Fribourg, Switzerland, was founded in 1788 by François Piller. Owner at the «Zum Lachs» hostel, located near the Bern`s Gate in Fribourg, he decides to have a brewery built for his son, freshly graduated as great Bavarian brewer. François Piller was a kind of pioneer, as till that time, only farmer women, then monks, were brewing the beer, with gathered cereals. From 1802 to 1877, the brewery of Fribourg had many different owners, before to …

House Of Genius

House Of Genius
Hi photographers, genious and urban explorers! A friend of mine discovered this incredible abandoned house, and so we went to explore it. The house of genious, that’s how I can call it. This place is full of amazing creations and wonderful surprises. We asked an authorization to explore this abandoned house. Our request was accepted by the owners and we were able to have a quick guided tour the first time we came. So I would like to thank you …

Geo W. Reed Factory – Abandoned Montreal

Geo W. Reed Factory – Abandoned Montreal
Hi all, photographers and urban explorers. As you may know, the famous Geo W. Reed factory will be demolished soon. This abandoned building, also known as the Babcock & Wilcox factory, has been abandoned around 1982 (probably opened in 1895) and was a great place for graffiti artists. There is not much information available on Internet about this former factory. Even the name of the building was confusing, as there was different owners then (Rosco and Dominic Vadela rembourrage, for …

Detroit Urbex, Urban Exploration Temple?

Detroit Urbex, Urban Exploration Temple?
Hi all, Today I bring you to Detroit for some urban exploration. Is Detroit for Urbex, an urban exploration temple? I guess it’s an incredible place for any urban explorer. Abandoned houses, destroyed buildings, dilapidated factories… many of the US symbols just left there. I watched and discovered recently, this documentary about life in Detroit, past, present and future. Filmed by Anthony Bourdain for CNN, for his serie Parts Unknown.. I invite you to have a look at it and …

Abandoned Bunker, Lattes – France

Abandoned Bunker, Lattes – France
Hi all, Here are some photos from the abandoned bunker in Lattes (France). This is a german blockhaus from the Second World War (WW2) to defend the Maultier Radar Station in Languedoc. It’s R680 bunker type which was used to hide and protect a 7.5 cm Pak 40 (7.5 cm Panzerabwehrkanone 40), a German 7.5 centimeters anti-tank gun developed in 1939-1941. The Maultier Station was also protected by Anti Aircraft (AA) guns, know as Flak (Flakartillerie in german), air defence …