Erie Street Cemetery Is One Of Cleveland’s Spookiest Cemeteries
One of the most unexpected sights in Downtown Cleveland is, without a doubt, a cemetery right across the street from Progressive Field. Its existence alone is somewhat spooky… after all, who expects to encounter a historic cemetery in the heart of a bustling city? What’s spookier still is the local lore that exists around this cemetery. According to some, Erie Street Cemetery is one of the most haunted cemeteries in Cleveland. Pay it a visit… if you dare!
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Local legend maintains that Erie Street Cemetery is one of the most haunted cemeteries in Cleveland. While the validity of these claims is up for debate—after all, it is just a local legend—the history of this fantastic urban burial ground is undeniable. Have you heard any tales of Erie Street Cemetery?
Nikki is a lifelong Ohioan with a love for literature. She holds a Bachelor's Degree from the University of Akron and has enjoyed publishing her written work since 2007. She has a love of travel and does so frequently, though she believes that home is where the heart is - she continues to work in and around Cleveland as a digital content specialist to this day, working on everything from commercial scripts and social media posts to grassroots marketing initiatives.
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