Are you one of those people who are turned on by experiencing paranormal? Does the word ‘haunted’, ‘scary’, ghosts etc. gives you an adrenaline rush?
This post is especially meant for you if you are browsing through web pages to find the most haunted places in the USA. Below, you will find the top 3 pick by our staff which have continued to scare the people all these years. Beware of roaming around near these places and make sure your lights are always on.
1) Eastern State Penitentiary, Pennsylvania, United States
Eastern State Penitentiary was built back in 1829 as a prison. Solitary confinement was introduced in this very prison and it was used as a form of rehabilitation for the prisoners. This even lead to the prisoners turning insane and thus the system was scrapped in 1913. The first reports of paranormal occurrences dates back to 1940’s. However, the numbers of occurrences have increased majorly after it was abandoned in 1971.
You can experience, shadowy figures that disappears on approach, evil cackling sound from cellblock 12, ghostly faces in cellblock 4 and strange sounds of distant talks, disembodied footsteps etc.
2) Waverly Hills Sanitorium – Kentucky, United States
Waverly Hills was built as a two-story wooden building back in 1910. The present building was however constructed in 1926. From the early to mid-20th century, the place served as a tuberculosis hospital. Nearly 63, 000 patients died in the place. It was rumored that experimental procedures were carried ou on patients which might be a reason behind it being haunted.
Full bodied apparition, fleeting shadows, shrieks, footsteps and disembodies voices have been experienced at the place.
3) St Augustine Lighthouse – Florida, USA
Built in 1974, St Augustine Lighthouse is still an active one and also a museum in Florida. The lighthouse as well as the surrounding buildings are reported as haunted. The daughters of Hezekiah Pittee, in-charge of the construction in 1870 died in a tragic accident during the construction.
The two girls’ apparition has been reported by the staff as well as the visitors. Other than that, the ghost of a man has also been seen in the basement of the lighthouse. You can experience disembodied chats, shadows and creepy footsteps from the lighthouse stairs.
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