Sip Wine And Mingle With Ghosts At Crosskeys Tavern, A Famous Haunted Bar In Ohio
Ohio’s rich history often results in plenty of local hauntings and ghosts sightings. (Be sure to check out this list of haunted restaurants in the Buckeye State.) In fact, there’s one local bar in Ohio that’s not only famous for its libations and creative menu, but also a playful ghost that locals all know by name. Crosskeys Tavern in Chillicothe is an iconic bar the locals know and love, haunted by the friendly ghost of Harold. Here’s why you’ll want to visit this haunted bar in Ohio the next time you find yourself in the area:
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April is the Ohio staff writer for Only in Your State. She is an Ohio native with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism from E.W. Scripps School of Journalism. With more than 10 years of writing experience and a background in news reporting for Ohio newspapers, she's published pieces in multiple print and online publications. When she's not on deadline or chasing after her toddler, she's hunting for hidden gems in Ohio or getting lost in a good book.
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