The Mark Twain House & Museum was the home of the Clemens family, including author Samuel Clemens (aka Mark Twain). It is believed to be haunted by the family’s butler, George Griffin. According to witnesses, apparitions, voices, knocking and banging sounds and phantom cigar smells have been detected on the premises, and some folks have had their clothing tugged on by something the couldn’t see. The site has been featured on an episode of TV’s Ghost Hunters.
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- 351 Farmington Ave
Hartford, CT 06105
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- 41.76634809999999, -72.7009875
- Hartford County, Connecticut
- Nearest Towns:
- Hartford, CT (0.8 mi.)
West Hartford, CT (2.1 mi.)
Blue Hills, CT (3.2 mi.)
Wethersfield, CT (4.4 mi.)
East Hartford, CT (4.7 mi.)
Newington, CT (4.9 mi.)
South Windsor, CT (5.7 mi.)
Glastonbury, CT (6.1 mi.)
Windsor, CT (6.6 mi.)
Glastonbury Center, CT (6.9 mi.)
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