For 56 years, Buffalo Memorial Auditorium was at the heart of this city’s rich athletic tradition. The last 13 years of its existence, however, is quite another story.

Before it was torn down in 2009, one urban explorer captured the haunting scene inside the abandoned Aud.

Here’s just a sampling of his photos.

This is the view from the owner’s box:

The iconic ticket booths

No snacks on sale today…

Just a shadow of it’s former glory

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