This Reformatory In Ohio Has A Dark And Evil History That Will Never Be Forgotten
Ohio certainly has its fair share of haunted houses and ghost towns. Despite what we might like to think, the Buckeye State’s history hasn’t always been inspiring, innovative and positive. Some pieces of it are downright dark and terrifying. One such piece is housed in the Ohio State Reformatory.
Take a look at this hauntingly beautiful facility:
To learn more about the Ohio State Reformatory, watch the short video below:
Although it’s not the traditional haunted house experience, this historical reformatory is certainly known for several real life hauntings and paranormal activity. The Haunted Prison Experience is featured every October, giving brave visitors an extra spooky visit . The Ohio State Reformatory is located at 100 Reformatory Rd., Mansfield, OH 44905.
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.