Mental Asylum So Crazy They Had To Shut It Down FOREVER

Mental Asylum So Crazy They Had To Shut It Down FOREVER

“The Shame of Pennsylvania” and “A Vast Junkyard of Wasted Humans” – this is how one newspaper article described Pennhurst Insane Asylum located in Spring City, Pennsylvania. Originally named the Eastern State Institution for the Feeble-Minded and Epileptic, the initial purpose of this state-funded hospital and school was to care for people with epilepsy as…