Post Profile






Inside Japan's abandoned Western Village theme park that remains frozen in time

In Nikko, Japan, there is a multi-million dollar theme park featuring replicas of Clint Eastwood and Mount Rushmore. It's been abandoned since 2007 and now resembles the set of horror film Westworld.
read more

share

Related Posts


Abandoned Theme Park Dedicated to the Classic Novel Gulliver’s Travels in Japan

Humor : Off Stuff Magazine

This abandoned theme park is situated 2.5hours out of Tokyo on Mount Fuji, the most loved tourist destination of Japan where more than 25 million tourists come everywhere. Instead of this, the theme park of Gulliver run only for 10 ...

Big In Japan: Gulliver’s Kingdom Abandoned Theme Park

Society & Culture : WebUrbanist

Gulliver's Kingdom Theme Park, built in the shadow of Mount Fuji with oodles of government stimulus money, was a sprawling white elephant that existed for only 10 years. Today no trace remains of the abandoned park, its ruins, or Gu...

An abandoned Russian theme park (with a woolly mammoth) in Japan [Modern Ruins]

Genres / Sci Fi : io9

Japan has a wealth of bizarre abandoned amusement parks. For example, we've seen an entire Mount Rushmore left to rot and a graffitied giant model of Lemuel Gulliver. More »

Japan's Abandoned Russian Village

Lifestyle / Travel : Atlas Obscura

Japan's Abandoned Russian Village A failed Russian themed village and amusement park in Niigata prefecture In 1993 this park was first opened to encourage relations between Japan and Russia. It was subsequently closed and opened aga...

Japan's creepy cowboy theme park has a rotting Mount Rushmore and a John Wayne robot [Video]

Genres / Sci Fi : io9

Remember Gulliver's Kingdom? Here's a place just as weird. Seventy miles north of Tokyo in the town of Tochigi lies the Western Village, an abandoned amusement park that shuttered its doors in 2007. More »

Comments


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC