6 Abandoned Olympic Venues You Can Still Visit

If you’re tuning into the Sochi Winter Olympics this year, it’s hard not to wonder what these Olympic venues will look like in ten years. While we wait for the answer, check out these abandoned Olympic venues you can still travel to.


The Allesee Gallery of Culture inside the Detroit Historical Museum highlights the culture that all Detroiters recognize as our own.  (credit: Detroit Historical Society)

Public Input Sought For New Detroit Historical Museum Exhibit

The public has until Friday, August 30 to share their thoughts on Detroit’s most celebrated building.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/14/2013

Demolition Map

Detroit Residents Can Track Building Demolition Status Online

The city of Detroit announced Wednesday that residents can now see where a particular structure is in the demolition process by using an online demolition map recently launched on the Detroit Buildings, Safety Engineering & Environmental Department’s Web site.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2013

Photos: Inside Spooky Detroit

WWJ’s Vickie Thomas takes you inside some spooky Detroit-area buildings with urban explorer and photographer Lance Rosol.


DPS Plans Brick Preservation Program

The Detroit Public Schools district plans to sell bricks from some old school buildings that are being demolished to help raise money for programs at the cash-strapped city schools.