People tend to check in during these times:
This ruin has a gothic charm. A plus to pay a visit to Roosevelt island.
It's all fenced in!! Boo
Now a ruin, the Gothic Revival Smallpox Hospital was designed by James Renwick Jr., the architect of St. Patrick’s Cathedral, and opened in 1856, on what then was Blackwell’s Island.
1856-1950 condemned smallpox hospital designed by notable St Patricks Cathedral architect James Renwick. Preserved Gothic structure is surreal in its decay, particularly at night when it's lit up.
Come here at night! (only if there's an official event ;-))