The Story Behind Vermont’s Most Haunted House Will Give You Nightmares

Vermont has a rich history of haunted places and the ghosts who live there, and the tale behind the Hayden House is truly terrifying. What makes the story behind this place so scary? It could be due to the many mysterious illnesses, or maybe due to the unmarked graves, or perhaps it’s because it all leads back to a curse rendered by a bitter mother-in-law. Here is the story behind Vermont’s most haunted house that will give you nightmares.

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To get to the Hayden House, follow Route 14 north towards Albany. The house is on the left, a mile south of the village. Please note that the Hayden House is now a private residence. Please view from the road.