10 Spine-Tingling Hauntings Said To Be True In Massachusetts

If you like stories about things that go bump in the night, you’re living in the right state. Massachusetts is lousy with ghost stories, and some of them are backed up by actual historical events or verifiable facts. We’ll leave believing in ghosts up to you, but you can’t argue that the stories below are enough to give you a serious case of the goosebumps.

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If you can’t get enough spine-chilling stories, check out these eight haunted cemeteries in Massachusetts.