Merchants Bank Building - Halifax Historical Museum

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The Halifax Historical Museum has been housed in the old Merchant’s Bank Building since 1986. The building itself dates back to 1910. The museum displays local artifacts covering the last 7,000 years.

There is alleged to be a female ghost here who has been seen and heard multiple times.

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252 South Beach Street
Daytona Beach, Florida
United States

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29.208664, -81.01793800000002
Volusia County, Florida
Nearest Towns:
Daytona Beach, FL (0.3 mi.)
Holly Hill, FL (2.7 mi.)
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Daytona Beach Shores, FL (3.1 mi.)
Port Orange, FL (5.0 mi.)
Ormond Beach, FL (5.8 mi.)
Ponce Inlet, FL (9.2 mi.)
Ormond-by-the-Sea, FL (10.1 mi.)
Samsula-Spruce Creek, FL (11.3 mi.)
Glencoe, FL (12.9 mi.)

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  1. My mom worked there as a Teller in the early sixties. She says there is weird swirling air in that vault. That there are no vents or windows in it but cold and warm spots with no explanation. This was before anyone made this haunting public, but she said the bank workers KNEW it!!!

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