Ghost Stories & Haunted Places
Read about the most famous ghost stories and haunted places that The United States has to offer. Over 80 stories available with new stories added all the time. Also, read about real ghost stories that were submitted by our readers. Have a ghostly encounter you want to share? Tell us about it!
Westover Plantation in Charles City County, Virginia is a shining example of the architecture of the 1700s. But as lovely as the house is, the grounds are walked by a ghost with a broken heart. Evelyn Byrd still haunts the plantation grounds hoping to heal the sorrow she bore in life.
Ghostly sounds of children at play and a vault lock that never rusted nor stayed locked for more than a day or so are at the heart of this story which takes place at Colross, one of the largest and most beautiful houses ever built in Alexadria, Virginia.
A brothers love and desire to protect his sister stops her from being with her true love and prevents her from resting at piece as the ghost of Alice Flagg searches for her ring in the Hermitage in Murells Inlet, South Carolina.
Grace Sherwood lived around the turn of the 18th century is known for being the first (if not only) woman charged with being a witch in the state of Virginia. Most historians claim that her trial was the result of a less enlightened age, but there are some claims that support the charge of Grace Sherwood being a witch. Was an innocent woman convicted of witchcraft? Or did the powers she possess protect her from death?
A mother's grief over her dead infant would not let her rest in peace. 99 years after her child died, was Sue Howard Hardy's ghost captured on film while morning at a grave? Some believe it was and the ghost of St. Philips Church in Charleston, South Carolina is our story today.
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