The Story Behind This Evil Place In Tennessee Will Make Your Blood Turn Cold

Is Brushy Mountain State Penitentiary “evil,” per se? Maybe not. Does it have an absolutely terrifying history and is it rumored to be the home of ghostly ghouls? Yes. That part is very true. We’ve researched the history of the prison and given you a closer look at the eastern Tennessee legend – there are a few things you may not know.

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What an interesting place…and what a dark, dark history. Let’s take a break and visit a peaceful Tennessee oases, shall we? Okay.