These 7 Haunted Cemeteries In Virginia Are Not For the Faint of Heart
There’s a reason why cemeteries are iconic for horror movies, ghost stories, and chilling tales. There’s also a reason why they’re some of the most breathtaking and reverent sites to visit in the country. Virginia has a host of cemeteries, and they evoke a mix of all these feelings. You may recall an article published last year, covering 10 Cemeteries In Virginia That Will Give You Goosebumps. We’ve got a few more to add to the list, and some others to repeat. Whether you feel chills down your spine from the historical significance or the hair on your arm stands up due to a eerie breeze, the following grave sites are sure to strike a chord.
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Do you find these cemeteries to be haunting, peaceful, or perhaps a little of both? Feel free to share some of your favorite cemeteries, or any that may have missed this list or the earlier list.
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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