Haunted Places in The Colony, Alabama



  • 0

    Jack Cole Road

    Hayden, Alabama

    6.4 miles from The Colony, AL


    Read more »
  • 0

    Little Vine Cemetery

    The Colony, Alabama

    10.1 miles from The Colony, AL

    Possibly among the most inane of haunted reports, people claim to see a green light in the cemetery at night.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Woodland Hospital

    Cullman, Alabama

    14.5 miles from The Colony, AL

    Although this hospital is now closed and operates a geriatric-psych ward, employees tell tales of "Homer" a ghost who roamsthe halls. He is known to flush toilets, independently operate ice machines and brush past people leaving them with chills. Both staff and patients of this former hospital have ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Moncrief Cemetery

    Gardendale, Alabama

    19.5 miles from The Colony, AL

    Eerie screams have been heard and ghostly apparitions have been seen haunting the Moncrief cemetery.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Cardiff Cemetery

    Graysville, Alabama

    20.2 miles from The Colony, AL

    Typical cemetery haunting fare including orbs and reports that your car will die if you drive there on specific dates.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Pinson Cemetery

    Pinson, Alabama

    21.8 miles from The Colony, AL

    There's legend here of a ghost who does housework! That's right, allegedly there are sightings of a ghost... sweeping. Because after an entire life of drudgery and cleaning, that's how every woman wants to spend her afterlife.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Hodges Cemetery

    Watson, Alabama

    22.4 miles from The Colony, AL

    You may experience many things here such as banging on the car, faces or hands in your car windows, a wolf who chases you, moving lights or red glowing eyes. Tombstones are said to move and shadowy beings have been reported, as well as strange noises and music.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Old Walker Chapel Cemetery

    Coalburg, Alabama

    24.1 miles from The Colony, AL

    Visitor here have reported that something grabs their feet as if attempting to pull them down into the graves. At times, the force has pulled the shoes right off their feet.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Bottenfield Middle School

    Adamsville, Alabama

    24.3 miles from The Colony, AL

    Many witnesses have reported seeing the ghost of a young man who appears and quickly disappears in the section of the school that houses the band and choir rooms. A musically inclined ghost, maybe?


    Read more »
  • 0

    Burgundy Drive

    Adamsville, Alabama

    24.4 miles from The Colony, AL

    The community of Indian Meadows and the adjacent community of Shady Grove are both built over the top of an American Indian Cherokee burial ground. Haunting have been reported in both houses, Burgundy Drive (the street that runs through the communities) and in the adjacent woods. Dark figures and shadows ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Jack's Restaurant

    Parrish, Alabama

    25.3 miles from The Colony, AL

    You may experience the presence of a Native American ghost named Mary who knocks things over, plays electrical pranks, alters the temperature, and whispers over the drive-through speakers.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Village Falls Cemetery

    Mulga, Alabama

    27.4 miles from The Colony, AL

    Ghostly figures, spooky feelings. The usual haunted cemetery fare can be found here.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Bayview Bridge

    Mulga, Alabama

    27.5 miles from The Colony, AL

    There are many different versions of the haunting of this bridge, from a woman alone, to a woman and a baby to a car crash...etc. Guess you will just have to visit and see for yourself.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Bass Cemetery

    Birmingham, Alabama

    28.8 miles from The Colony, AL

    Screams are heard and a heavy presence is felt.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Birmingham Racecourse

    Birmingham, Alabama

    28.9 miles from The Colony, AL

    The racecourse was built over the top of an ancient American Indian burial ground. Staff working late hours have reported seeing shadowy figures standing out on the racecourse. Maniacal laughter and voices have been heard in the stables, and phantom hoof beats and winning has been heard on various parts ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Linn-Henley Research Library

    Birmingham, Alabama

    29.9 miles from The Colony, AL

    A ghostly man has been sighted as well as objects moving by themselves and reports of cold spots and eerie feelings have been reported.


    Read more »
  • 0

    The Tutwiler Hotel

    Birmingham, Alabama

    29.9 miles from The Colony, AL

    A mischievous ghost is said to turn on the lights and appliances. Although legend attributes the haunting to Colonel Tutwiler, it is highly unlikely, since the current location of the Tutwiler hotel is not the same as the one that originally bore his name and therefore, it is unlikely ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Redmont Hotel

    Birmingham, Alabama

    30 miles from The Colony, AL

    The ghost of a woman in white who passed away in the hotel has been seen on the ninth floor of the hotel. The ghost of a small dog is seen in the hallways of the hotel, as well as the ghost of former owner Clifford Stiles. The most famous ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Sloss Furnaces

    Birmingham, Alabama

    30 miles from The Colony, AL

    A National Historic Landmark, Sloss furnaces is not only a testament to a burgeoning industrial age, but a ghostly witness to the untold suffering of its workers. More than 60 people died, often gruesomely, at Sloss Furnaces and legend has it that some of those workers till remain, chained forever ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Easly Cemetery

    Jasper, Alabama

    30.1 miles from The Colony, AL

    Reported sightings of paranormal activity at this cemetery include a fiery orb that floats through the air.


    Read more »

  • Haunted North Alabama
    Jessica Penot
  • 0

    High Hill Church

    Parrish, Alabama

    30.6 miles from The Colony, AL

    This church and cemetery is believed to be haunted by locals. Locals report seeing people in the cemetery late at night. Some locals have witnessed crowds of people which resembled a revival late at night at the church even though the church has been abandoned for years. One ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Hotel Highland - Pickwick Hotel

    Birmingham, Alabama

    31.3 miles from The Colony, AL

    Formerly the Pickwick Hotel, a 1950s creation named after an even older historic spot, the Pickwick Club, the Hotel Highland may have a ghost that comes from its historic past when it was a medical building. Witnesses say a ghostly nurse haunts the hotel.


    Read more »
  • 0

    William B. Bankhead National Forest

    The Colony, Alabama

    31.3 miles from The Colony, AL

    There are several websites out there that state something to the effect of "Aunt Johnson would hang anyone who trespassed on her property and the rope can still be seen to this day." Does no one ever stop to wonder precisely how a middle-aged woman would manage to hang a ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Winston County Courthouse

    Double Springs, Alabama

    31.9 miles from The Colony, AL

    I worked there as a jailor in the county jail there in the old part when it was on the 2nd floor. Had several experiences: a padlock moving on its own, and you can feel like there are a lot of people in the hallways late at night when ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Flatwoods

    Steele, Alabama

    33.9 miles from The Colony, AL

    The woods along here is reportedly the site where a group of freed black slaves set up a settlement following the Civil War that was burned out and destroyed by the KKK. It is said to be haunted by the men and women who died during the raid.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Lilly Lane

    Hueytown, Alabama

    34 miles from The Colony, AL

    The ghost of an old man apparently wanders the streets at night. Reported by numerous residents who claim to have seen him.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Cry Baby Hollow Bridge

    Hartselle, Alabama

    37.5 miles from The Colony, AL

    Various urban legends have arisen around the claims that Cry Baby Hollow and the bridge going across it are haunted. A baby is said to have died there, either from murder, a car accident, a wagon accident from pioneer days, or variations on the theme. People claim to ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Highway 5 Ghost

    Lynn, Alabama

    37.7 miles from The Colony, AL

    The ghost of a woman who died after being hit by a truck is said to haunt this stretch of road.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Gallant Children's Cemetery

    Gallant, Alabama

    37.8 miles from The Colony, AL

    Visitors here may see ghostly children coming out to play.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Abbie's House

    Guntersville, Alabama

    41.9 miles from The Colony, AL

    This home dates back to 1909 and is registered by the local historical society. All the locals know it as "Abbie's House," as it was built and lived in by Abbie Smith, who founded the United Methodist church in nearby Warrenton, AL. Many subsequent owners of the home ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    CEPA Building

    Pell City, Alabama

    42.9 miles from The Colony, AL

    People in the performing arts claim to her crying of a little girl, and gets the reaction of a man who accidentally got hung when a play or any other event messes up. (Submitted by Amie)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Auto Zone

    Moulton, Alabama

    43.3 miles from The Colony, AL

    The land this was built on was at one time a cemetery. Allegedly there is a photo that shows a ghost in it.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Whole Backstage Theater

    Guntersville, Alabama

    44.3 miles from The Colony, AL

    A pyromaniac ghost? That might be a first. Rumored to be haunted by an old man ghost with a fondness for flammables as well as a young boy who is often heard laughing.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Cooley Cemetery

    Guntersville, Alabama

    45.4 miles from The Colony, AL

    It is said that a mysterious fog covers this area day or night, and it surrounds the gravestones.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Main Street Strip

    Albertville, Alabama

    45.5 miles from The Colony, AL

    Apparently the entire length of Main Street is haunted by the ghosts of tornado victims. Residents hear screaming and footsteps and other ghostly sounds.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Albertville Public Library

    Albertville, Alabama

    45.6 miles from The Colony, AL

    An elevator that runs by itself. Water faucets that turn on and off. Are the former owners of this home-turned-library angry at the intrusion into their afterlives or just trying to say hello?


    Read more »
  • 0

    Memory Hill Cemetery

    Albertville, Alabama

    46.1 miles from The Colony, AL

    Just another haunted cemetery.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Dwight Mill Village

    Gadsden, Alabama

    49.4 miles from The Colony, AL

    Dwight Mill Village is a housing development built by the Dwight Manufacturing Company to house workers for its cotton mill. An historical marker with a bronze bell mounted atop it is located at the intersection of Marston Avenue and Coolidge Circle. Numerous houses in this historical district have been ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Hell's Gates

    Huntsville, Alabama

    49.6 miles from The Colony, AL

    Alabama is fond of getting into Hell it seems. Not only is there a Hell's Gates bridge, but there's also this place in Huntsville, which is also called Hell's Gates, which in reality, appears to be nothing more than a set of gates blocking a private driveway to some rich ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Hinds Road

    Gadsden, Alabama

    50.1 miles from The Colony, AL

    Ah no backwoods town is complete without the story of the Witch in the Woods who sold her soul to the devil, lived in a shack (because if you sold your soul to the devil, all you'd want out of it was a shack in the middle of some hillbilly ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Mountain View Hospital

    Gadsden, Alabama

    51.3 miles from The Colony, AL

    Strange noises and shadowy masses have been reported by numerous visitors to the hospital.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Lucy's Afterlife Night Club

    Gadsden, Alabama

    51.7 miles from The Colony, AL

    This night club housed in a 1903 historic building has a ghost named (you guessed it) Lucy. She is occasionally seen by staff and patrons wandering through the building, and is believed to be responsible for a variety of other paranormal activity reported. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Kent Robertson Park

    Huntsville, Alabama

    52.5 miles from The Colony, AL

    The ghost of a boy who died there is said to haunt the park.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Coosa River Sea Serpent

    Gadsden, Alabama

    52.9 miles from The Colony, AL

    The Coosa River is a hotspot for sea serpent sightings and reports of something odd inhabiting the river have been made for over a hundred years.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Crestwood Cemetery

    Gadsden, Alabama

    53.5 miles from The Colony, AL

    Rumored to be located on a former slave plantation, people claim that it is haunted by slaves who died there. The specific claim that is most often repeated is that of a hanged slave that appears in the trees.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Haunted Bridge

    Gadsden, Alabama

    53.6 miles from The Colony, AL

    Alabama has a lot of haunted bridges. A LOT. And when you are a state who apparently decides a bridge needs to be replaced with a new one, and then moves the old one to a brand new location you can kind of understand how lots of bridge wrecks and ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Frat House - Heritage Bible College

    Huntsville, Alabama

    53.9 miles from The Colony, AL

    At the WHBC frat house, they say former Youth Minister Anthony Stephens' spirit walks through the house later at night. He may flush the toilet as well. The spirits of his brethren Robert Ekisbus and Adam Cooper are said to follow Stephens' spirit around, mysteriously making a noise reported to ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Shelton Park

    Madison, Alabama

    54 miles from The Colony, AL

    Locals tell a tale of playground sounds that can be heard at night: children laughing, playing and having fun. However, they say eventually the happy noises turn to unhappy ones, as if the children are screaming for their lives.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Old Courthouse

    Columbiana, Alabama

    55.7 miles from The Colony, AL

    The ghost that occupies the upper floor of the apparently likes sunlight as it has a tendency to open closed blinds. People claim to hear knocking and other unexplainable noises and one person claims the ghost operated a typewriter and corrected a typing error she had made(??).


    Read more »
  • 0

    Cedarhurst Mansion

    Huntsville, Alabama

    55.9 miles from The Colony, AL

    The Cedarhurst Mansion Estate was originally built in 1823 by Stephen Ewing. While visiting the house, a relative, Sally Carter, died of a short illness at the mansion in 1837. The first reports of a haunting was around 1919 after a teenage boy who slept at the house had a ...


    Read more »


» Cemeteries near The Colony, AL

» Find museums in The Colony, AL