Missouri February 10, 2017
We Checked Out The 7 Most Terrifying Places In Missouri And They’re Horrifying
Missouri is rich in history, but sometimes that history can be quite disturbing. From haunted prisons to cursed mansions, here are some of the most terrifying places that you’ll find in Missouri. Click the captions to learn more.
Traveling Down This Haunted Missouri Road Will Give You Nightmares
Locals refer to this road in St. Louis as "Zombie Road". When the railroad that ran along it went out of service, young lovers would use this abandoned area as a place for privacy. That's when the "Zombie Killer" came in. Rumor has it, that the Zombie Killer lived in a shack in the woods and would come out to attack young lovers.
A Tour Of This Haunted Prison In Missouri Is Not For The Faint Of Heart
This prison in Jefferson City was once known as the "Bloodiest 47 Acres in America". Today, visitors can go on an informative tour and see where prisoners were jailed and at times, executed.
115 Lafayette St.
Jefferson City, MO 65101
The Story Behind This Haunted Hotel In Missouri Is Truly Creepy
The Elms Hotel in Excelsior Springs first opened its doors in 1888. However, the hotel was cursed from the start and suffered from having multiple fires burn it down. Back in the day, gangsters used to illegally gamble in the basement, and guests still feel their presence today when at the spa.
401 Regent St.
Excelsior Springs, MO 64024
Spend The Night At Missouri’s Most Haunted Campground For A Truly Terrifying Experience
If you like sitting around a campfire to tell scary stories, then this is the place to do it. For the longest time, people believed that the ruins of this lodge were the murder scene of a few girls from a nearby Girl Scout Camp. That myth has been debunked, but many who spend the night here still feel a supernatural presence.
The Story Behind Missouri’s Most Haunted House Will Give You Nightmares
Brewery founder, William J. Lemp Sr. was the original owner of this St. Louis mansion. 4 members of the Lemp family died by suicide and many believe this home is to be haunted. Still, guests flock to this building for its restaurant and historical tours.
3322 Demenil Pl.
St. Louis, MO 63118
This Spooky Small Town In Missouri Could Be Right Out Of A Horror Movie
There are many haunted places in Missouri, but none of them consist of an entire town. Potosi is one of the oldest settlements in Missouri and two of its preserved buildings and cemetery are said to be haunted.
The Asylum Museum In Missouri Is Not For The Faint Of Heart
The Glore Psychiatric Museum gives visitors a glimpse of how mental health was treated back in the day. From entrapment casings known as the "Utica Crib" to the 446 foreign objects extracted from the stomach of a patient, this museum can get pretty disturbing.
3406 Frederick Ave. St Joseph, MO 64506
Hearing about and seeing these places can send a shiver down anyone’s spine. Have you been to any of them before? What was your experience like? Share with us in the comments below.