The 300-Year-Old Curse That Still Plagues This Seaside Town In Massachusetts

Massachusetts is known for its colonial architecture, historic events, and sleepy coastal towns. Being one of the oldest states in the nation makes us proud, but it also means we have our fair share of ghost stories. This spooky tale comes from Salem and involves a centuries-old curse that may still be around today.

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You can read more about the curse of Giles Corey here. To learn more about the creepiest spots in the state, check out our terrifying road trip through Massachusetts here.