Today, the city of Pripyat, Ukraine, is a ghost town, abandoned and overgrown in the wake of the disaster at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant. But once it was a thriving town, filled with people who walked the streets, visited the beaches, and even rode that famous ferris wheel.
Concrete block of flats
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The Prometheus Cinema
The Bus station
The famous ferris wheel
In front of Public School No. 2
The cultural center
The swimming pool 'Azure'
An elephant-shaped slide on a playground
The Polissya Hotel
A water vending machine between some blocks
With Mickey Mouse
The post office
In the schools of Pripyat
Visual propaganda in the city
Meat, Fish, Vegetables – a store on the main avenue
The pier and the lake
The photos are from Pripyat.com and Pripyat-City.ru.