This Haunted Road Trip Will Lead You To The Scariest Places In New Jersey
There are so many places in the Garden State that are believed to be haunted, from abandoned insane asylums to bottomless blue holes. However, many of these places are dangerous or illegal to visit and offer little entertainment value outside of their supernatural status. If you’re looking to go on an incredible, accessible adventure that also happens to take you to some of the most haunted places in NJ – this is it. This epic road trip is even family friendly, but the possibility of paranormal activity adds some thrills and chills. Gas up the car and hit the road for a couple of days worth of spooky exploration.
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This is a perfect spooky road trip! For a map and directions, click here. For more info on the haunted Burlington Prison Museum, click here.
Address: 345 Main Ave #4735, Bay Head, NJ 08742, USA
Address: 719 E 11th St, Ocean City, NJ 08226, USA
Address: Cape May, NJ 08204, USA
Address: 128 High St, Mt Holly, NJ 08060, USA
Address: 500 Mercer Rd, Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
Address: 4265 Atlantic Ave, Farmingdale, NJ 07727, USA
Address: 563 Saniuk Rd, Lakehurst, NJ 08733, USA
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haunted places in NJ
September 05, 2020
Are there any haunted hotels in New Jersey?
The Flanders Hotel is one of the most haunted in the state, and while guests love the boardwalk location and beach views, many truly experience the paranormal when they book their stay here.
Can I go ghost hunting in New Jersey?
You can certainly find some amazing ghost tours! Cape May County is one of the most haunted in the state, and the towns of Cape May and Ocean City both offer evening ghost tours that tell the tales of the spookiest spots around. You might even see a spirit on your walking tour.
Are there haunted battlefields in New Jersey?
New Jersey was a huge part of the American Revolution, and there are a few haunted battlefields you should check out. Princeton and Monmouth were well known battles, but the little-known Battle of Iron Works Hill was in Mount Holly, and a park sits on this eerie, hallowed ground.
Kristen is a writer, editor, and social media maven who loves her state. Born and raised in New Jersey, sharing all it has to offer is her passion. After attending Montclair State University, she continued her education online, obtaining certifications in social media management.
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