These 15 Places In Ohio Will Absolutely Terrify You

All fun-filled Halloween destinations and cemeteries aside, Ohio is home to several straight up creepy places that need no witches, prop skeletons or eerie lighting to scare the average passerby. Abandoned, forgotten and decaying, the mere history and appearance of these places will make you think again before you consider visiting someplace you should probably just leave to itself—or maybe that’s just me.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

If you so desire, proceed to these locations with extreme caution—no need to disturb what we don’t fully understand.