5 Truly Terrifying Ghost Stories That Prove Delaware City Is The Most Haunted City In Delaware

Delaware City is a tiny town located on the Delaware River. It has been an important port town for generations, and was the central location of the harbor defense system that kept Philadelphia and Wilmington safe during the Civil War, World War I and World War II. With such a storied history, it’s no surprise that some of the creepiest ghost stories in Delaware have all come from this tiny, spooky, haunted town.

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Don’t let these creepy stories keep you from visiting one of the most historic, charming towns in Delaware, though. The ghosts will leave you alone – unless you want to meet them! You can find information on Delaware City public ghost tours right here.