This Spooky Small Town In Missouri Could Be Right Out Of A Horror Movie
The state of Missouri is rich in so much history, but sometimes that history holds a haunted past. Missouri State Penitentiary in Jefferson City was once known as the bloodiest 47 acres in the United States. However, about two hours southwest of Jefferson City, lies Missouri’s most haunted small town, Potosi.
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After learning about this town’s dark history, it’s no wonder many believe it to be haunted. If you’re brave enough to embark on a tour, the Paranormal Task Force puts on historical and interactive tours as well as ghost huntings. Click here to see their website for more details.