Hitler’s hospital: The Haunted Beelitz Sanatorium

Hitler’s hospital: The Haunted Beelitz Sanatorium

Hitler’s hospital: The abandoned Beelitz Sanatorium Beelitz-Heilstätten hospital, also known as the Beelitz Sanitorium, was build in 1898 by the Berlin Workers Health Insurance Corporation for the victims of tuberculosis. Its location, outside the city of Berlin, was ideal as the patients could benefit from the peaceful environment and the clean air. … Read more

Beelitz-Heilstätten, or Beelitz Sanatorium – Beelitz, Brandenburg, Germany

Beelitz-Heilstätten, or Beelitz Sanatorium – Beelitz, Brandenburg, Germany

Spread across 200 acres of woodland south of Potsdam, this sprawling sanatorium is a veritable treasure trove for urban explorers. The construction of Beelitz-Heilstätten began in 1898, in response to the prevalence of Tuberculosis. Architect Heino Schmeiden designed the sanatorium in accordance with the ‘pavilion plan’ – four distinct quadrants segregating the … Read more