Haunted Places in Arlington, Kansas



  • 0

    Hutchinson Municipal Court

    Hutchinson, Kansas

    17.1 miles from Arlington, KS

    At this city courthouse, the fifth floor is said to be haunted by the spirit of a woman. Her apparition in white has been spotted, and she is blamed for slamming doors and files that appear to have been moved or tampered with.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Reno County Museum

    Hutchinson, Kansas

    17.2 miles from Arlington, KS

    The buildings that make up the Reno County Museum are both over 100 years old. There were several deaths recorded in the Rosemont apartment building,one of the buildings that became the Reno County Museum. Former staff and visitors have reported hearing strange noises and seeing the apparition of a little girl ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Fox Theater

    Hutchinson, Kansas

    17.3 miles from Arlington, KS

    Doors slam late at night, theater seats lift and lower as if someone unseen is using them, and in 2001, the glass from a fire extinguisher panel broke by itself when no one was around.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Hutchinson Public Library

    Hutchinson, Kansas

    17.7 miles from Arlington, KS

    Ida Day Holzapfel, according to local lore, is the ghost who haunts the library. The former librarian, who began working here in 1915, may never have left. She is said to reside in the basement, watching over her beloved library. She left in 1954 to become a catalog librarian for ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Wildmead Cemetery

    Nickerson, Kansas

    18.7 miles from Arlington, KS

    Legend has it that this cemetery has a guardian, one who may appear as a woman, a light, or even a demon. Those who visit the cemetery because they have family buried there will be protected by the guardian. But those who come only to cause trouble? Beware!


    Read more »
  • 0

    Central Plains Novelty Store

    Wichita, Kansas

    47.5 miles from Arlington, KS

    This original historic building is over one hundred years old, and the staff here have reported many instances of paranormal activity. Staff and customers have reported smelling perfume when there is no one around and hearing disembodied footsteps on the upper floor. Strange lights and figures in period clothing have ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Drury Plaza Hotel Broadview

    Wichita, Kansas

    47.9 miles from Arlington, KS

    Some strange occurrences reported in this hotel include lights that flicker only in the guest rooms (not the hallways), and violently shaking doors. Also, the furniture is rearranged within seconds of a person leaving a room.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Kansas Aviation Museum

    Wichita, Kansas

    52.7 miles from Arlington, KS

    Employees at the museum say they have heard slamming doors, old-fashioned music, and happily chatting voices, and they even have seen the apparition of a man in a 1940s hat. Among the 40 old planes here is said to be least one haunted one: A yellow crop duster is said ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Flower Pot Mountain

    Medicine Lodge, Kansas

    54.3 miles from Arlington, KS

    There are many different tellings of the legend of Flower Pot Mountain, so the story will differ depending on whom you speak to. However, some versions involve a ghost with a hidden diary, a gnarled tree, and a Native American massacre of pioneer settlers who once thought the Indians to ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Wilbur's Grocery Store

    Potwin, Kansas

    63.3 miles from Arlington, KS

    This historic building is now a grocery store, but was a former orphanage and home for wayward women. People working here have reported objects moving around by themselves, feeling cold spots and smelling coffees when no one is around. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »

  • Wichita Haunts
    Beth Cooper

    Ghosts of Southeast Kansas
    Cheryl Carvajal

    Ghosts of Kansas
    Beth Coopers
  • 0

    Achenbach Memorial Hospital

    Hardtner, Kansas

    65.9 miles from Arlington, KS

    Reported occurrences that seem to speak for the hospital being haunted are many, including 1) The first-floor men's room is said to always be 15-20 degrees colder than the rest of the building; 2) Witnesses describe a feeling of being watched by something unseen; 3) Bloody footprints can be seen ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Midland Railroad Hotel

    Wilson, Kansas

    66.1 miles from Arlington, KS

    Built at the turn of the twentieth century, this historic hotel was the site of an inferno in 1902 that gutted the building, and it has been established that several guests perished in the blaze that took place. Guests staying on the third floor have reportedly smelt smoke and ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    The Devil's Washboard - Donmyer Road

    Gypsum, Kansas

    67.1 miles from Arlington, KS

    The Devil's Washboard, a group of three steep hills along Donmyer Road, has a harrowing history. Reports say that in the 1950s, seven local teens were racing in a car when they slammed into the bank, killing some or all of them. The wrecked car was placed upon posts at ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Belle Vista Cemetery

    El Dorado, Kansas

    73.2 miles from Arlington, KS

    Ghost tourists who stop around the grave of Clara Wiley, a woman who was murdered in the 1900s, find that their cameras seem to malfunction. The cemetery also is said to be haunted by a ghost called Two Moons, whose bones were said to have been dug up during the ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Doctor W.B. Jones House

    Florence, Kansas

    74.7 miles from Arlington, KS

    This historic abandoned house was built in 1879, and was formerly the residence of a doctor and his family. People have reportedly seen the apparition of the doctor staring down at them from the upper floor of the house. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Cherokee Strip Museum

    Alva, Oklahoma

    80.7 miles from Arlington, KS

    The upper two floors of the museum have been bricked up, and it is believed the ghostly activity has shifted to the lower floor of the museum building. Ghostly voices have been heard, cold spots are felt and a piano in the reception area plays by itself. Ghostly apparitions and ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Old Abilene Town

    Abilene, Kansas

    87.4 miles from Arlington, KS

    This recreation of "Old Town Abilene" features mock gunfights, shopping at the "General Store," and if some people are to be believed, ghosts! In fact, the "Ghost Tours of Kansas" company listed Old Abilene Town as the most haunted spot in the state in 2012. We don't have ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Rivendell Book Store

    Abilene, Kansas

    87.7 miles from Arlington, KS

    Bookstore owners have reported shadowy figures, the unexplained sound of jingle bells at Christmastime, and books that seemed to be pushed off of shelves by unseen hands. It is reported that, appropriately, one of the books that fell off the shelves was called "Living with Ghosts."


    Read more »
  • 0

    Vina Rae's Grill & Graze

    Avard, Oklahoma

    89.4 miles from Arlington, KS

    Vina Rae's Grill & Graze cafe in the old high school gym is said to be haunted. Orbs turn up in photographs, odors such as burning hair seem to come from nowhere, and the sounds of footsteps, voices, and knocking have been reported. The apparition of a headless woman showed ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Fort Hays

    Arlington, Kansas

    91.8 miles from Arlington, KS

    Originally called Fort Fletcher, Fort Hays was a U.S. Army post active 1865-1889, used during the American Indian Wars. In 1929 it opened as a historical park. The ghost said to haunt the premises is known as the Blue Light Lady. According to her legend, she was Elizabeth Polly, who ...


    Read more »

  • Haunted Kansas
    Lisa Hefner Heitz

    Historic Haunted America
    Michael Norman

    Haunted Cemeteries Across The USA
    Gregory Branson-Trent
  • 0

    Eastman Hotel

    Waynoka, Oklahoma

    98.4 miles from Arlington, KS

    Rumor has it that although this building stands abandoned, here you may hear a ghostly baby cry, a man yelling, and the jingling of the doorman's keys. You may also see apparitions of former owners or hear them whistling.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Poncan Theatre

    Ponca City, Oklahoma

    102.1 miles from Arlington, KS

    One of Ponca City's oldest buildings, the theater is the site of disembodied footsteps, disappearing apparitions, and the sound of Native American drums. To add to the eerieness, a stain on the ceiling resembling blood is said to mysteriously reappear whenever it is scrubbed clean or painted over.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Ellis Railroad Museum

    Ellis, Kansas

    103.8 miles from Arlington, KS

    The jail cell in this railroad museum is believed to be haunted, although it is currently used only for storage. The ghost was a prisoner who drowned in the 1958 flood, unable to escape the rising water. Unexplained noises and an eerie figure that flits past the windows are signs ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Leonardo's Discovery Warehouse

    Enid, Oklahoma

    104.8 miles from Arlington, KS

    Staff at the children's museum, housed in a historic warehouse, have reportedly received phone calls from within the building after the place has closed down for the night. Upon investigation, the museum is empty. Submitted by Callum Swift


    Read more »
  • 0

    Old Gaslight Theatre

    Enid, Oklahoma

    104.8 miles from Arlington, KS

    The old theatre has now closed down. However, the place is apparently still haunted by the ghost of a man known as 'Alton', the former owner of the adjacent mercantile. Witnesses say his footsteps can still be heard throughout the building. Submitted by Callum Swift


    Read more »
  • 0

    101 Ranch

    Ponca City, Oklahoma

    105.5 miles from Arlington, KS

    The 101 Ranch was a cowboy hangout in the early 1900s, and legend has it that ghosts remain here from that time. Will Rogers was among its guests. Witnesses say melancholy cowboy melodies and residual phantom voices can be heard around the site.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Moon Lake

    Fort Riley, Kansas

    110.2 miles from Arlington, KS

    Near Moon Lake is reportedly a Chief's Circle. Witnesses describe what look like fireflies in sets of two that stay close to the ground, whoops and howls. The lights are rumored to be the eyes of braves' spirits protecting the area.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Fort Riley

    Milford, Kansas

    111.7 miles from Arlington, KS

    At this 1850s Civil War fort, visitors may see more than war relics. According to local legend, an apparition of a woman in chains can be seen walking across the fields, and a group of spectral riders appear on the Cavalry Parade Field. One dismounts, and the rest ride away. ...


    Read more »


» Cemeteries near Arlington, KS

» Find museums in Arlington, KS