Can you believe that Halloween is next Friday? A lot of people have been watching scary movies or preparing for costume parties all month. Whether you believe in ghost or not, there are several locations around the U.S. that claim to be haunted. Below are 5 of those locations.
If you’ve been following my site you know that Savannah, GA is one of my favorite cities. During my time living there I have heard a lot of stories about the city being haunted. I have even been on a ghost tour down there. I’m not 100% sure if I believe in ghost or not but, I will say that some things can’t be explained. Savannah is the oldest city in GA. Some of the areas that are supposedly haunted are Fort Pulaski, Bonaventure Cemetery, The Pirates House Restaurant and the Moon River Brewing Company.
New Orleans has a reputation for being a fun city to visit. It has also has been labeled as one of the most haunted cities in the country. I have been to New Orleans a couple of times. I haven’t really seen anything too spooky. Some of the places that are considered to be haunted are St. Louis Cemetery No. 1, La Pavillon Hotel and Canal Street at City Park Avenue.
The Los Angeles Times described Alcatraz as “the most notorious federal penitentiary that the US has ever known”. In the past there had been numerous deaths and suicides at the prison. Many guards and officials claimed to have experienced supernatural activity. Alcatraz closed in the 1960’s. Today it is currently a museum.
St. Augustine, FL
St. Augustine is the oldest city in the state of Florida. Some of the locations that are said to be haunted are the Spanish Military Hospital, The Old Jail and the St. Augustine Lighthouse.
Washington, D.C is another area that is reportedly haunted. Several ex-presidents such as Abraham Lincoln and Thomas Jefferson are said to haunt the White House. Some of the other locations that may be haunted are The Capitol, The Octagon House and The National Theatre.