There’s Nothing More Terrifying Than These 8 Truly Haunted Places In Virginia
Virginia is no stranger to haunted legends and rumors of cursed places. Whether it’s a hotel room, theater, abandoned building, or mansion, there are spots that seem to have acquired quite a reputation. In a state with so much history, this fact comes as no surprise. What is a bit surprising is how persistent some ghost stories seem to be, suggesting that they might be more than just stories. Here are eight such places with a truly terrifying history.
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As is true with all claims of hauntings, finding proof is difficult unless you have experienced something first hand. However, there’s no denying the eeriness that stems from so many reports of paranormal activity surrounding these historical Virginia locations. If you’ve visited these sites, be sure to share your experience (haunted or not!) with us.
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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