This Amusement Park 10 Years After Hurricane Katrina, Is Now The Abode Of Gruesome Alligators And More!

By Sughra Hafeez in Bizarre On 2nd September 2015

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The former Six Flags New Orleans amusement park in Louisiana has been abandoned ever since hurricane Katrina hit in 2005.

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It's been ten years, but yet the park remains in state of decay as plans for reconstruction and reopening struggle to hold ground.

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The latest action that the park has seen is during the shooting of films like Jurassic Park and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, and that is all.

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Film crews have to hire animal wranglers in order to keep actors and crew safe from snakes and boars.

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Flood water from the hurricane swept in alligators into the region, which have now grown to be up to 12 feet long.

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The space has now become one of the most loved spots for 'urban explorers.

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The city of New Orleans terminated the lease of Six Flags in 2009 and has been looking for a way to develop the 150-acre site.

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Six Flags had bought the park from original owners Jazzland in the late 1990s, though the new owners were only able to operate for three seasons before Katrina.

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Many parts of the park are now covered in graffiti, like this Spongebob Squarepants ride wall.

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Most of the park is now in wrecks, as is shown in the picture.

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What was once a gift shop is now a graffiti covered ghost shop.