13 Reasons That Mississippi Is The Most Terrifying, Spookiest State

Friendly residents, great food, beautiful scenery, these are the types of things that are usually associated with Mississippi. Terrifying and spooky, not so much; however, a look at some of the state’s haunted places proves otherwise. From witches and ghosts to being home to some of the nation’s most haunted locales, these 13 eerie tales will convince you that Mississippi can definitely fill the role of the country’s spookiest.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

What other tales add to the state’s spooky factor?