Hobart and William Smith Colleges

You are here Home  > Colleges and Universities >  Hobart and William Smith Colleges

Many spooky tales are told about Hobart and William Smith Colleges, a couple of them originating in Hirshson Hall. In Room 304, for example, objects are said to fly off shelves, the blinds pull down by themselves, mysterious sounds of scratching and tapping are heard and apparitions have been seen in mirrors. At Smith Hall, folks say a ghost takes his stroll along the roof at around 3 a.m. And in the quad area, some say a ghost walks his dog between 1 and 3 a.m.

If you've had a paranormal experience here, or have any additional information about this location, please let us know!



Rate this Haunted Place

What do you think? Is this place really haunted? Voice your opinion here! Click "thumbs up" if you think its haunted, or "thumbs down" if you think its all just a tall tale.


Geographic Information

Address:
300 Pulteney St
Geneva, NY 14456
United States

Get Directions »
GPS:
42.85594385146537, -76.98784160631476
County:
Ontario County, New York
Nearest Towns:
Geneva, NY (1.0 mi.)
Hall, NY (5.8 mi.)
Waterloo, NY (7.2 mi.)
Phelps, NY (7.9 mi.)
Gorham, NY (8.3 mi.)
Seneca Falls, NY (10.4 mi.)
Romulus, NY (10.6 mi.)
Clifton Springs, NY (10.6 mi.)
Dresden, NY (12.0 mi.)
Bridgeport, NY (12.6 mi.)

Contact Information

Web:
http://www.hws.edu/

close

Please note: It is your responsibility to acquire appropriate permissions before investigating any location listed on this site. Private property should be respected at all times, as should all posted signs concerning trespassing, hours of operation and other local regulations. Many "ghost hunters" have been arrested because they failed to contact property owners and/or local authorities ahead of time.

Share Your Experiences

Close Comments

Share Your Comments

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *



Have a photograph taken from this location? Use the "Browse" or "Choose File" button below to select an image to upload along with your comment.

 


Disclaimer: The stories posted here are user-submitted and are, in the nature of "ghost stories," largely unverifiable. HauntedPlaces.org makes no claims that any of the statements posted here are factually accurate. The vast majority of information provided on this web site is anecdotal, and as such, should be viewed in the same light as local folklore and urban legends.