Broken Packard

The Packard Auto Plant opened in 1903 as among the largest and most modern manufacturing plant in the world. An estimated 3.5 million square feet hummed with industry, as the now-storied American autoworker assembled the elegant cars, known for their beauty and engineering. The plant was shuttered in 1956 and became a place for graffiti […]


Since its abandonment, the Packard Auto Plant has served as a haven for grafitti artists as well as urban explorers, paintballers, auto scrappers, gangs and the homeless.