This Haunted Theater In Vermont Used To Be A Jail

The historic Welden Theatre stands tall and proud in the heart of downtown St. Albans. It’s the place to go to catch a movie with friends or family, and not just because it’s the only theater in the area. It’s simply a great place to go! With their bottomless buckets of popcorn and new releases, fans have flocked to the Welden Theater and it appears that one movie-goer has never left. Let’s take a look at this haunted theater in VT… If you dare!

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We know you’ll love a trip to this haunted theater in VT.


At Only In Vermont we just love a good ghost story. Lucky for us, Vermont is full of haunted places. From covered bridges like this one which has a story about the ghost of a jilted lover, to this restaurant that has a simply chilling past, we certainly have our places to choose from that will leave our minds wondering if ghosts are real. For an action packed thrill, why not take this terrifying road trip will haunt your dreams.