Most Haunted Places in Mississippi

  • Item thumbnail
    2

    EHP Rating: 88.9

    City Cemetery

    Kosciusko, Mississippi
    Apparently a grave which is adorned with a statue of the deceased is said to cry. And it isn't condensation either,...
  • Item thumbnail
    1

    EHP Rating: 87.5

    Linden Bed and Breakfast

    Natchez, Mississippi
    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 in the east wing jumps from the edge of the roof,...
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 87.5

    Temple Heights Mansion

    Columbus, Mississippi
    Temple Heights Mansion was built in 1837 by General Richard T. Brownrigg and changed owners several times until retired Methodist minister named J.H. Kennebrew moved in with his wife and five children: Daisy, Laura, Jessie, Ruth and Elizabeth. It is Elizabeth who is said to haunt the house now. Her...
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 86.8

    Lyric Theatre

    Tupelo, Mississippi
    Staff of the Lyric Theatre have nicknamed their ghost "Antoine'. He is a mostly benevolent entity who apparently entertains himself by moving things around and humming. Sometimes his footsteps can be heard throughout the theater. Some people believe that he is possibly the ghost of a victim who...
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 85.7

    Generals' Quarters Inn

    Corinth, Mississippi
    This historic inn is haunted according to guests staying on the second floor. A variety of paranormal activity has been reported, including ghostly voices, doors opening and closing of their own accord and lights going out for no apparent reason. Much of this activity has been attributed to a...
  • Item thumbnail
    4

    EHP Rating: 85.7

    Waverly Plantation

    West Point, Mississippi
    The Waverly is haunted by the ghost of a young girl who is apparently searching for her mother and also by a man in military uniform who is prone to appearing in mirrors. Objects move of their own accord. ...
  • Item thumbnail
    5

    EHP Rating: 85.3

    Chapel of the Cross

    Madison, Mississippi
    The ghost of a woman whose fiance died before they could be wed is said to appear weeping at his grave in the cemetery....
  • Item thumbnail
    1

    EHP Rating: 85.0

    Anchuca Mansion

    Vicksburg, Mississippi
    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 well. The...
  • Item thumbnail
    2

    EHP Rating: 84.5

    Bellevue - The Longfellow Place

    Pascagoula, Mississippi
    The home of a former slave trader, Bellevue is reportedly haunted by the ghosts of slaves abused and murdered there. Legend states that the mistress of the house was particularly cruel to the slaves and would often beat them to near death, and more than a few would later succumb to their wounds. ...
  • Item thumbnail
    1

    EHP Rating: 84.0

    Friendship Cemetery

    Columbus, Mississippi
    In the area where the Civil War graves are the ghost of a Confederate soldier has been seen roaming between the graves....
  • Item thumbnail
    4

    EHP Rating: 83.3

    Myrtle Grove Cemetery

    Lumberton, Mississippi
    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....
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 83.3

    1902-08 Stained Glass Manor - Oak Hall

    Vicksburg, Mississippi
    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....
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 83.3

    Baldwin House Restaurant

    Vicksburg, Mississippi
    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 an old lady dressed in a...
  • Item thumbnail
    5

    EHP Rating: 82.9

    China Grove Church

    Tylertown, Mississippi
    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....
  • Item thumbnail
    2

    EHP Rating: 82.6

    McRaven Tour Home

    Vicksburg, Mississippi
    "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. ...
  • Item thumbnail
    2

    EHP Rating: 81.8

    Mount Pisgah Cemetery

    Fulton, Mississippi
    Strange lights are reported to have been seen in the cemetery....
  • Item thumbnail
    6

    EHP Rating: 81.3

    Cedar Grove Inn

    Vicksburg, Mississippi
    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 nifty conversation starter and left it...
  • Item thumbnail
    7

    EHP Rating: 80.7

    Three Legged Lady Road - Nash Road

    Columbus, Mississippi
    The three-legged lady is an urban legend unique to Mississippi. There are numerous variations of exactly who the three-legged lady was, and how she came by her three legs. They generally involve the death of a lover/husband which results in her sewing her dead lover's leg onto her own body. Why?...
  • Item thumbnail
    5

    EHP Rating: 80.5

    Singing River

    Gautier, Mississippi
    Legend states that the Pascagoula River was the site of a mass suicide by the Pascagoula Indian tribe. Facing enslavement and slaughter from a pending battle against a superior force, they chose suicide en masse rather than facing defeat. As the marched into the water, they sang a death song and...
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 80.0

    Merrehope

    Meridian, Mississippi
    Two separate entities reside at Merrehope after their deaths. One is called Eugenia after a former daughter of the master of the house, though she herself died long before he purchased the place. She is considered a benign and comforting spirit. The other ghost appears to occupy the Periwinkle...
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 80.0

    Pigford Building

    Meridian, Mississippi
    The 1914 building is haunted by the apparition of a woman in an old-fashioned white dress. The spirit seems to have sort of grievance against men, and has been known to throw objects around and slam doors when male employees enter the place. Her appearance is often heralded by ghostly laughter,...
  • Item thumbnail
    2

    EHP Rating: 80.0

    Gregg Hamilton House

    Aberdeen, Mississippi
    A former resident at this historic house reported seeing the apparition of an elderly African American maid in a black dress on many occasions. She was regarded as a kindly presence, and would often help those in distress. (Submitted by Callum...
  • Item thumbnail
    1

    EHP Rating: 80.0

    Highland House

    Columbus, Mississippi
    The early-1900s Highland House, no longer in operation as an inn, was said to be haunted by the ghost of a housekeeper who set fire to the master's previous house after he turned away her advances. Witnesses have heard voices and seen doors open and close on their...
  • Item thumbnail
    8

    EHP Rating: 79.1

    Devil Worshiper Road

    Waynesboro, Mississippi
    There's no one definite story or location. The entire road is haunted. All stories involve a satanic cult involving sacrifice, and other occult behaviors. Cars traveling the road at night report engines shutting off and an ominous feeling of being watched. Some instances also claim seeing shadows...
  • Item thumbnail
    15

    EHP Rating: 77.8

    Burnt Bridge

    Purvis, Mississippi
    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....
  • Item thumbnail
    4

    EHP Rating: 77.8

    Duff Green Mansion

    Vicksburg, Mississippi
    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 a...
  • Item thumbnail
    1

    EHP Rating: 77.8

    Lakemont

    Vicksburg, Mississippi
    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....
  • Item thumbnail
    3

    EHP Rating: 76.9

    Monmouth Plantation

    Natchez, Mississippi
    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 by a...
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 76.5

    Rowan Oak

    Oxford, Mississippi
    Even the name of William Faulkner's home is an ode to the mythic. Legend has it that Faulkner still haunts the rooms and grounds of Rowan Oak....
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 75.0

    Grand Opera House - Riley Center

    Meridian, Mississippi
    In the grand tradition of Phantom, no opera house is complete without an Opera Ghost and the Riley Center is no exception. Icy cold spots and the occasional hand felt on the shoulder when no one is around seem to be the main calling cards of this haunted hot spot....
  • Item thumbnail
    1

    EHP Rating: 75.0

    Brooklyn Cemetery

    Brooklyn, Mississippi
    Reportedly haunted by the ghost of a young boy who is often seen walking through the cemetery....
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 75.0

    Princess Theatre

    Columbus, Mississippi
    The theatre has been renovated from a theatre to a cinema several times, which has caused unrest among the spirits that reside here. They include the former owner of the theatre and the ghost of a shadowy figure who likes to stand on the theatre balcony. (Submitted by Callum...
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 75.0

    Bay St. Louis City Hall Building

    John C. Stennis Space Center, Mississippi
    The Bay St. Louis City Hall, a 109-year-old municipal building that once housed the city jail, is rumored to be haunted. Witnesses say objects move on their own, doors open and close, bright lights appear, and footsteps can be heard on the steps. According to reports, in 1928 a man escaped from the...
  • Item thumbnail
    1

    EHP Rating: 73.3

    Annabelle Bed and Breakfast

    Vicksburg, Mississippi
    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, and the...
  • Item thumbnail
    1

    EHP Rating: 71.4

    Grand Gulf Military State Park

    Port Gibson, Mississippi
    Reported to be haunted by a headless ghost....
  • Item thumbnail
    1

    EHP Rating: 71.4

    Vicksburg National Military Park

    Vicksburg, Mississippi
    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....
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 71.4

    Lincoln House Bed and Breakfast

    Columbus, Mississippi
    This house was the first residence of the Columbus mayor back when it was built in 1833. The has been restored, and is now a bed and breakfast. Guests have reported strange occurrences here, such as he apparition of a lady in a white dress and a hovering cloud that moves around the parlour...
  • Item thumbnail
    4

    EHP Rating: 71.0

    Stucky's Bridge

    Enterprise, Mississippi
    This bridge is rumored to be haunted by a man who was hanged here for committing robbery and murder. According to legend, Stuckey was a local inn-keeper who would rob and murder those who stayed at his inn. When he was finally caught and hanged, his body was later cut from the bridge and fell...
  • Item thumbnail
    15

    EHP Rating: 70.8

    387 Old Corinth Rd

    Petal, Mississippi
    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 family used to live in it, until something...
  • Item thumbnail
    5

    EHP Rating: 70.6

    Asbury Cemetery

    Houston, Mississippi
    Reported at this graveyard have been many strange phenomena, such as an intense feeling of being watched, the sound of unexplained voices, and a sudden urge to flee quickly from the site. Many car accidents are said to have happened because people were trying to flee as fast as they could from the...
  • Item thumbnail
    15

    EHP Rating: 70.4

    Piney Grove Baptist Church

    Morton, Mississippi
    The graveyard at the church is said to be haunted. People have seen numerous apparitions there....
  • Item thumbnail
    1

    EHP Rating: 69.2

    Armstrong Road - Railway Tracks

    Columbus, Mississippi
    Reported to be haunted by the ghost of a woman who committed suicide by train after her husband died in an accident on the tracks. ...
  • Item thumbnail
    3

    EHP Rating: 68.2

    Deason Home

    Ellisville, Mississippi
    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, however it is claimed that his...
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 67.9

    St. Anthony Hall - Delta Psi

    Lafayette, Mississippi
    Reportedly haunted by a former frat boy....
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 66.7

    Ahern's Belle of the Bend's

    Vicksburg, Mississippi
    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,...
  • Item thumbnail
    3

    EHP Rating: 66.7

    King's Tavern - Post House

    Natchez, Mississippi
    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 and felt a ghostly...
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 65.0

    Callaway Hall - Mississippi University for Women

    Columbus, Mississippi
    Reportedly haunted by a ghost named Mary....
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 63.6

    Grenada Masonic Temple

    Grenada, Mississippi
    The masonic temple was built on the site of the former historic Angevine House, and visitors to the building have reported seeing the apparition of a glaring sea captain on the upper levels of the building. Staff here have also heard voices late at night when there is no one around. (Submitted...
  • Item thumbnail
    2

    EHP Rating: 63.2

    Save-a-Lot

    Pontotoc, Mississippi
    Employees claim that it is haunted....
  • Item thumbnail
    1

    EHP Rating: 62.5

    Johns Bayou Road and Mt. Pleasant

    Vancleave, Mississippi
    Allegedly several car accidents have all occurred where someone driving alone at night is struck by a phantom car that comes out of nowhere and disappears. No reports on the blood alcohol level of the drivers making the claims at the time of the crashes....
  • Item thumbnail
    1

    EHP Rating: 61.9

    Aunt Jenny's Catfish Restaurant

    Ocean Springs, Mississippi
    Multiple reports of haunted happenings in Aunt Jenny's. Lights flicker, and light bulbs unscrew themselves. A man also appears in the bar and vanishes....
  • Item thumbnail
    2

    EHP Rating: 60.0

    Old Capitol

    Jackson, Mississippi
    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....
  • Item thumbnail
    2

    EHP Rating: 57.6

    Keesler Air Force Base

    Biloxi, Mississippi
    Three distinct hauntings are said to have occurred at the Air Force Base. The first ghost is reported to have been the ghost of a cadet who hanged himself to death and his was said to be a malevolent entity who haunted the room he died in. His ghost apparently vanished when his wing of the...
  • Item thumbnail
    3

    EHP Rating: 57.1

    The Blue Rose

    Pass Christian, Mississippi
    The ghost of the woman who used to own the place appears in mirrors and in the front hall. Although it used to be a restaurant it is now a place where weddings and other events are held....
  • Item thumbnail
    8

    EHP Rating: 54.6

    Palestine Graveyard

    Picayune, Mississippi
    There are allegedly sightings of the ghost of a woman who killed herself in the cemetery after being jilted at the altar. ...
  • Item thumbnail
    2

    EHP Rating: 54.6

    Sycamore Church Cemetery

    Carriere, Mississippi
    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. ...
  • Item thumbnail
    6

    EHP Rating: 54.0

    Rock 'n Roll Graveyard

    Ocean Springs, Mississippi
    William Seymour Memorial Cemetery is commonly called the Rock n' roll graveyard by locals due to the prevalence of parties that teenagers have there. Regardless, there are some reports of hauntings, most notably of a woman in white rocking in a rocking...
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 50.0

    Fairview Inn

    Jackson, Mississippi
    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...
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 50.0

    Wisteria Mansion

    Columbus, Mississippi
    The current and previous owners of the house have reported seeing a man in a white shirt rushing past the kitchen window towards the front door, however when they open the door, the man has vanished. (Submitted by Callum...
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 50.0

    Bay Town Inn

    Bay St. Louis, Mississippi
    The former Bay Town Inn was destroyed by a storm surge during Hurricane Katrina, but guests at the current inn have reported encountering the apparitions of a French family who built the original house, as well as hearing whispering voices. (Submitted by Callum...
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 50.0

    Blues Hound Apartments

    Clarksdale, Mississippi
    The historic apartment building was a former hospital, and at least two apparitions have been seen in the apartments. The first is a ghostly black cat, that has been seen jumping from an upstairs window before vanishing. The second is the apparition of a tall man, who has been seen by residents in...
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 44.4

    Sauls Valley Cemetery

    Jayess, Mississippi
    People claim to have seen dancing lights around the graves....
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 44.4

    Harbour Oaks Inn

    Pass Christian, Mississippi
    Once the "Crescent Hotel" during the Civil War, this building was later a hospital, and eventually became the celebrated "Harbour Oaks Inn" under the ownership of Diane and Anthony Brugger. Several ghosts were known to exist on premises. Sadly, the Harbour Oaks Inn was completely demolished by...
  • Item thumbnail
    1

    EHP Rating: 38.9

    Myers Creek

    Bogue Chitto, Mississippi
    There have been reports of a strange and unexplained animal that haunts Myers Creek....
  • Item thumbnail
    4

    EHP Rating: 38.5

    The Old Place

    Gautier, Mississippi
    It is rumored that the former plantation is haunted by the former slaves that lived there. ...
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 35.7

    Cabana Courtyard Apartments

    Biloxi, Mississippi
    Residents of this apartment block have reported hearing the sound of someone falling down the stairs and the sounds of babies crying, and seeing a shadowy figure standing on the stairs of the apartment. Footsteps are heard when there is no one around. (Submitted by Callum...
  • Item thumbnail
    0

    EHP Rating: 34.6

    Cinemark Theatre

    Tupelo, Mississippi
    The most famous ghost haunting the Theatre is a ghost named Lola who is often seen doing work-like activities....
  • Item thumbnail
    5

    EHP Rating: 28.6

    Dunleith Historic Inn

    Natchez, Mississippi
    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...