Haunted Places in Brookhaven, Mississippi



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    Myers Creek

    Bogue Chitto, Mississippi

    10 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    There have been reports of a strange and unexplained animal that haunts Myers Creek.


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    Sauls Valley Cemetery

    Jayess, Mississippi

    26.5 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    People claim to have seen dancing lights around the graves.


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    China Grove Church

    Tylertown, Mississippi

    34.2 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    The general and oft-repeated haunting story claims the church has a picture of Jesus that cries blood (right) and there's a man who haunts the fields who was allegedly killed by his own tractor.


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    Grand Gulf Military State Park

    Port Gibson, Mississippi

    47.6 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Reported to be haunted by a headless ghost.


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    The St. Joseph Crier

    St. Joseph, Louisiana

    50.7 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Legend has it that in 1872, the ship Iron Mountain, containing 54 passengers, simply vanished. It is speculated that river pirates stripped it and killed everyone on board. Nothing remains of the ship or any of the passengers except the ghostly disembodied screams of a woman coming from the Mississippi ...


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    Old Capitol

    Jackson, Mississippi

    52.1 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Legend claims that the office of a man who reportedly died at his desk is haunted by his ghost. People claim to hear strange noises and the sounds of doors opening and closing coming from the office when there is no one in there.


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    Fairview Inn

    Jackson, Mississippi

    53.5 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    This 1908 historic inn is rumoured to have a ghost or two haunting one of the rooms, where guests have reported feeling temperature drops and having furniture moved around the suite at night. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


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    Linden Bed and Breakfast

    Natchez, Mississippi

    55.5 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    The 1700s Linden Bed and Breakfast is believed to be haunted by a phantom horse-drawn buggy in the drive and the sound of the tapping of a cane in the west gallery. Apparitions of a man in a top hat have been seen in a child's bedroom, and a woman ...


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    Monmouth Plantation

    Natchez, Mississippi

    55.7 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    At this 1818 mansion, the ghost of General John A. Quitman is believed to reside. General Quitman bought the place in 1826, and it is believed he watched over the mansion's restoration carefully. His apparition is still seen inspecting the inn, and he has been spotted dressed in full uniform ...


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    King's Tavern - Post House

    Natchez, Mississippi

    56.4 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    A woman is reported to haunt the Tavern. Don't get suckered into all the balderdash of "human remains found bricked up behind the wall"...that's just a nice invention to entertain the thrill seekers as no such evidence exists. But still there are those who claim to have seen ...


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    Dunleith Historic Inn

    Natchez, Mississippi

    56.5 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Dunleith Historic Inn was built in 1855 and sits atop the site of John Routh’s 18th-century plantation Routhlands. It is said to be haunted by the apparition of a woman who plays the harp.


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    Vicksburg National Military Park

    Vicksburg, Mississippi

    58.3 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    It is claimed that late at night you can hear gunshots and sounds of the siege that occurred here and was a key conflict in the Civil War.


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    1902-08 Stained Glass Manor - Oak Hall

    Vicksburg, Mississippi

    58.3 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Built in the early 1900s, the hall is said to be haunted by Fannie Vick Willis, Vicksburg philanthropist. Ghostly spheres and orbs have been photographed here, an witnesses have detected cold spots and unexplained lights. Footsteps, period music, and other sounds have been reported here as well. Fannie was known ...


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    McRaven Tour Home

    Vicksburg, Mississippi

    58.7 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    "The most haunted house in Mississippi"? You be the judge. Numerous people have died in McRaven and according to legend, some of them lingered on. Dating back to the 18th century McRaven lays claim to Civil war era ghosts, and a lady who died in childbirth.


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    Annabelle Bed and Breakfast

    Vicksburg, Mississippi

    58.7 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Built in the second half of the 19th century as a private home, the luxurious Victorian-Italianate inn is said to be haunted. Reports say the spirit of a one-legged Confederate soldier is believed to reside in the Dixie Room; however, the inn has come under new management since this report, ...


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    Cedar Grove Inn

    Vicksburg, Mississippi

    58.8 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    This house has a cannonball lodged in the wall. I really don't care if it's haunted or not - it has a cannonball lodged in the wall. How cool is that? The result of being strafed during the Civil War, the homeowners apparently decided the cannonball was a ...


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    Ahern's Belle of the Bend's

    Vicksburg, Mississippi

    58.8 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Named after a paddle steamer that brought a former president downstream to the township, this historic inn dates back to the mid-nineteenth century, and is rumoured to have a ghostly tales that have occurred within the walls. Reports indicate that a woman's presence has been felt in some rooms, ...


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    Baldwin House Restaurant

    Vicksburg, Mississippi

    59 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    There are three known spirits in this house, with probably many more yet undiscovered. The first ghost is that of 'Aunt Gertrude', who lived there in the 1920's. She can be heard walking around on the second floor, but has yet to be seen downstairs. The second is that of ...


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    Lakemont

    Vicksburg, Mississippi

    59.3 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Reportedly haunted by Mrs. Lake, the former mistress of Lakemont. Owners today claim they hear the rustle of petticoats and smell a strange perfume throughout the house.


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    Duff Green Mansion

    Vicksburg, Mississippi

    59.3 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Duff Green Mansion served as a hospital during the Civil War and it still bears some of the scars despite restoration. Bloodstains are still in the original flooring and one of the ceiling beams shows where a cannonball struck the mansion before its occupants surrendered and turned it into ...


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    Anchuca Mansion

    Vicksburg, Mississippi

    59.4 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Named for the Choctaw word for "happy home," the mansion is haunted by "Archie" Archer, one of former owner Richard Archer's daughters. Since 1966, her apparition has been seen wearing a long brown dress in the parlor or dining room. A presence has been felt inside the slaves' quarters as ...


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    Myrtle Grove Cemetery

    Lumberton, Mississippi

    61.6 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Ghostly shadows, full body apparitions and feelings of dread (could that be because you are in a cemetery and confronting your own mortality) are the meat that makeup this haunting report.


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    Burnt Bridge

    Purvis, Mississippi

    62.3 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Although the old bridge has been replaced, legend has it that it used to be haunted by a girl in a prom dress who was killed there.


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    Piney Grove Baptist Church

    Morton, Mississippi

    63.2 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    The graveyard at the church is said to be haunted. People have seen numerous apparitions there.


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    Chapel of the Cross

    Madison, Mississippi

    66.7 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    The ghost of a woman whose fiance died before they could be wed is said to appear weeping at his grave in the cemetery.


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    387 Old Corinth Rd

    Petal, Mississippi

    72.1 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Its an old two story house that has been there for at least 20 to 30 years, unkept, and feels like you're being drawn towards it. Ever time I walk past it, its feels like danger, like something demonic is calling me to come with him or her somewhere. A ...


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    Deason Home

    Ellisville, Mississippi

    73.2 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    During the Civil War, a man who was in charge of hunting down deserters was killed on the front porch of the Deason Home and as he slowly expired his blood seeped into the wood flooring leaving a stain that could never be washed away. The floor was finally replaced, ...


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    Old SSA Convent

    Covington, Louisiana

    75.9 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Claims of screaming, eerie noises and other ghostly events. Considering the amount of graffiti and evidence of teen partying littered about the place, there might be a more mundane explanation for the noises coming from the place, but take a walk in the woods and decide for yourself.


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    Rosedown Plantation

    St. Francisville, Louisiana

    77.2 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Completed in 1835, this house is said to be haunted by some of the original Turnbull family members. Witness describe ghostly pranks, such as turning the lights on and off and moving furniture. He is believed to be William, the eldest Turnbull son.


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    Myrtles Plantation

    St. Francisville, Louisiana

    77.5 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    A crying woman and a vengeful slave are both said to haunt this plantation.


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    Springfield Cemetery

    Springfield, Louisiana

    79.6 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    In the cemetery there is a marble headstone marking the grave of a boy named Michael Brown. Michael was allegedly killed by a hit and run driver who was rumored to be caught when details of the crash somehow came to be carved on the back of the headstone ...


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    Maple Street Bakery

    Abita Springs, Louisiana

    79.6 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Maple Street Bakery is housed in a building that's over 100 years old and has been a convalescent home, a private house, an art gallery and an insurance office. And, it's said to be haunted, as evidenced by footsteps on the porch, electrical anomalies, doors that open or close by ...


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    Brooklyn Cemetery

    Brooklyn, Mississippi

    82.5 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Reportedly haunted by the ghost of a young boy who is often seen walking through the cemetery.


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    Palestine Graveyard

    Picayune, Mississippi

    83.6 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    There are allegedly sightings of the ghost of a woman who killed herself in the cemetery after being jilted at the altar.


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    Sycamore Church Cemetery

    Carriere, Mississippi

    86 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Supposedly if you sit on a bench that's in the cemetery you will feel a cold spot (probably not seeping up from the concrete bench) and someone breathing behind you.


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    Old State Penitentiary

    Baton Rouge, Louisiana

    89.5 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Because if you were an inmate, wouldn't you want to stay in prison for all eternity? Ghostly footsteps, electrical issues and other ghostly happenings are reported to occur here.


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    Guaranty Income Life and Broadcasting Building

    Baton Rouge, Louisiana

    89.9 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    The building was once a hospital and a morgue. It is reportedly haunted by several of the patients who checked in, and apparently never checked out.


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    Old State Capitol

    Baton Rouge, Louisiana

    89.9 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Security guards report motion alarms tripped at night when no one is around, lights flickering on and off and the occasional glimpse of a shadowy figure on the second floor. Ghostly footprints are left in the dust, and for some reason the local entity has a tendency to steal ...


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    USS Kidd

    Baton Rouge, Louisiana

    90.1 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    The WWII and Korean War ship is open to the public as a memorial. It was once hit by a kamikaze, killing 38 men on board. The ghosts of sailors in WWII uniforms have been reported on the ship.


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    Parlange Plantation House

    New Roads, Louisiana

    90.2 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    The ghost of a girl in a wedding gown appears on full moon nights walking through the oak trees of the plantation. This plantation house is privately owned, but is open by appointment for viewings. There is a fee charged. Call 225-638-8410 for further information.


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    Spanish Moon

    Baton Rouge, Louisiana

    90.4 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Reputed to be haunted by a ghost that enjoys moving things around, from pool balls to glassware. Some staff members claim they've been touched or grabbed. The building was a temporary morgue during a disaster in the 20's and some believe some of those whose bodies rested there, stayed there. ...


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    Pleasant Hall - Room 312

    Brookhaven,

    91.4 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Room 312 is the site of a reported murder-suicide. People claim that there are strange noises, lights and shadows in the room.


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    Manchac Swamp

    Ponchatoula, Louisiana

    91.7 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Known to locals as the Ghost Swamp, it is said to be haunted by Julie Brown, a Creole voodoo priestess. In 1915, reports say she cursed the town of Frenier, singing odd songs about taking the town with her when she died. On the day she did die, a hurricane ...


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    Highland Road and Lee Drive

    Baton Rouge, Louisiana

    92.3 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    People claim that the ghosts of Confederate soldiers are often seen crossing Highland Road.


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    Holly Ridge Railroad Tracks

    Rayville, Louisiana

    92.6 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Nothing of any repute can be found regarding the alleged haunting of the Holly Ridge railroad tracks. Just a bunch of barely literate nonsense on other ghost sites. But supposedly it is haunted by " red light" that appears along the tracks.


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    Cottage Plantation

    Baton Rouge, Louisiana

    96.6 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    The Union took over this 1824 mansion during the Civil War, and it is said to be haunted by a local who was held prisoner here. Angus Holt is said to haunt the remains of the house, which burned down in 1960. It is said that for the best chances ...


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    Northshore Regional Medical Center

    Slidell, Louisiana

    98.4 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Reportedly haunted by two ghosts. The employees refer to one of them as Reggie. The other is just a black mist.


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    Houmas House Plantation

    Donaldsonville, Louisiana

    103.6 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    The granddaughter of original builder General Wade Hampton is thought to haunt the place, having appeared to restoration workers in 2003 wearing a blue dress. She walked down the staircase and disappeared. She also is known to follow tour groups through the house. The identity of the ghost is not ...


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    Nottoway Plantation

    White Castle, Louisiana

    105.4 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    Built in 1859, this plantation is said to be haunted by the ghost of a coachman. During a Civil War attack, the coachman stood at the front of the house making sure that all the folks got from their carriages to the house safely. Folks say his presence is still ...


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    Fort Pike

    New Orleans, Louisiana

    106.2 miles from Brookhaven, MS

    -Built in 1816, Fort Pike was named after Zebulon Pike of Pike's Peak fame. The site was abandoned in 1890--by the living, anyway. Some say the ghost of a sergeant has been seen about the place, and witnesses have described a feeling of being watched as well as the sound ...


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