America's Top 10 Haunted Destinations

The Stanley Hotel, Colorado Famously inspiring Stephen King's "The Shining," this historic hotel is renowned for its spectral guests and eerie ambiance.

Eastern State Penitentiary, Pennsylvania Once a formidable prison, its empty halls now echo with ghostly tales of former inmates and eerie apparitions.

Alcatraz Island, California The infamous island prison holds dark secrets and chilling stories of restless spirits haunting its desolate cells.

The Myrtles Plantation, Louisiana Steeped in Southern Gothic history, this antebellum estate is said to harbor the spirits of past inhabitants.

The Whaley House, California Dubbed the "most haunted house in America," this San Diego landmark is notorious for its paranormal activity.


Salem, Massachusetts Infamous for its witch trials, Salem's dark past lingers in its streets, with tales of spectral apparitions and haunted sites.

The Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, West Virginia Formerly housing the mentally ill, this imposing structure now hosts ghost tours revealing its haunted past.

The Lemp Mansion, Missouri Once home to a wealthy family plagued by tragedy, this mansion is said to be haunted by their tormented spirits.

The Queen Mary, California This retired ocean liner now serves as a floating hotel, with guests reporting ghostly encounters throughout its decks.

Gettysburg Battlefield, Pennsylvania The site of one of the bloodiest battles in American history, Gettysburg is believed to be haunted by the soldiers who perished there.