Haunted Places in Groveville, New Jersey



  • 0

    White Hill Mansion

    Fieldsboro, New Jersey

    4 miles from Groveville, NJ

    The Revolutionary War created massive devastation in the colonies. Nowhere was this more evident than in New Jersey. Robert Field, a local business man and patriot, headed the Committee of Correspondence in an attempt to gain representation in British Parliament. In 1775 Robert drowned in the ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Columbus Inn

    Mansfield, New Jersey

    7.2 miles from Groveville, NJ

    The Columbus Inn restaurant is no longer open for business, but locals will tell you that it was haunted. Newspaper articles and TV shows have featured the place, which some say was the birthplace of the Jersey Devil.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Olde Columbus Inne

    Columbus, New Jersey

    7.2 miles from Groveville, NJ

    The historic inn no longer is in operation but still stands, and is considered one of the most haunted places in New Jersey. Spirits seen here include a 19th-century orphan girl who used to work at this location and unexplained noises occurred near the jail cell.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Trenton Psychiatric Hospital

    Trenton, New Jersey

    8.7 miles from Groveville, NJ

    A man named Henry Cotton took over as the main doctor in 1907, but his methods were inhumane. He'd remove teeth, limbs, and organs because he believed that they had an involvement with mental illness. However, by removing stomachs, colons, and other vital organs, he had a high mortality rate, ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Phineas Pemberton House - Bolton Mansion

    Levittown, Pennsylvania

    8.9 miles from Groveville, NJ

    The mansion, which is made of 4 connected parts built from the 1600s to the 1700s, is rumored to be haunted. It is currently operating as a house museum.


    Read more »
  • 0

    King George II Inn

    Bristol, Pennsylvania

    11 miles from Groveville, NJ

    This circa 1681 inn is said to be the oldest continually operating inn in the U.S. And with a title like that, it's bound to have a few ghosts around. Folks here have seen the apparition of a man wearing a top hat and tails. They've also witnessed chairs and ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Six Flags Great Adventure

    Jackson, New Jersey

    12.4 miles from Groveville, NJ

    An unfortunately high number of guests have died here, from guest who fell off of Rolling Thunder, to another guest who died on the Lightnin' Loops attraction in 1987. However, most famously was the fire of the Haunted Castle which claimed teenagers. Mediums detect the presence of these people, but ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Burlington County Prison

    Mount Holly, New Jersey

    13.5 miles from Groveville, NJ

    Haunts at this 1811 prison building, now a museum, include a legless floating spirit that floats from the entrance out to the yard and a tall man in the basement. The third floor is also said to be rich with eerie occurrences.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Growden Mansion

    Bensalem, Pennsylvania

    14 miles from Groveville, NJ

    Allegedly haunted by the ghost of Benjamin Franklin who is said to be seen flying his kite in a thunderstorm. Some people also claim to hear battle sounds from the Revolutionary War.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Nellie's Pond

    Delanco, New Jersey

    16.4 miles from Groveville, NJ

    Legend has it that Nellie's Pond was named after the horse of a Revolutionary War messenger who drowned here long ago. The pond is pretty much dried up today, but folks say you can still hear the ghostly sounds of the horse's drowning cries.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Pen Ryn Mansion

    Bensalem, Pennsylvania

    16.5 miles from Groveville, NJ

    The historic mansion and its grounds are the haunting place for the ghosts of Robert Bickley and a female entity believed to be that of his girlfriend. The haunting is said to occur every December 24th. The woman appears on a black horse and holding a whip, and whips anyone ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Red Feather Trail

    Pemberton Township, New Jersey

    17.1 miles from Groveville, NJ

    There are stories told by the local residents of Country Lake Estates of a strange, ghostly figure of a man that is often spotted walking Red Feather Trail late at night. He's often humming or singing a song to himself. You'll catch him out of the corner of ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Philadelphia Watch Case Company Building

    Riverside, New Jersey

    17.7 miles from Groveville, NJ

    The 1908 Philadelphia Watch Case Company Building has an 8-story clock tower and a great many sculptured friezes--but that's not all. The place is rumored to be haunted by apparitions and spirit orbs.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Inn of the Hawke

    Lambertville, New Jersey

    19.6 miles from Groveville, NJ

    At this 1860s inn there are quite a few ghosts, according to witnesses. Odd noises and occurrences abound here; for example, in the kitchen, pots and pans may lift off their hooks and crash to the floor. Pictures also are often knocked off of the walls throughout the inn.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Logan Inn

    New Hope, Pennsylvania

    19.9 miles from Groveville, NJ

    One of the oldest inns in America, the Logan Inn has a whole host of ghosts. It was in operation through the Revolutionary and Civil Wars. People have claimed to see an American Revolutionary war era soldier beating his ghostly drum through the hotel. In addition people ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Lakeview Memorial Park

    Cinnaminson, New Jersey

    19.9 miles from Groveville, NJ

    There is an area in this cemetery especially for the graves of children, and it is here that folks have seen ghostly boys and girls that may even leave footprints in the ground. The tower is also said to be visited by something supernatural.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Aaron Burr House

    New Hope, Pennsylvania

    20.1 miles from Groveville, NJ

    This inn is named after Vice President Aaron Burr because some of Burr's dear friends lived in the original home that once stood on the site. The ghost of Burr has been seen here several tmes, especially on the second floor and its staircase. He has been known to tug ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Wedgwood Inn Bed and Breakfast

    New Hope, Pennsylvania

    20.1 miles from Groveville, NJ

    This 1870 inn on the site of a British fort boasts a basement tunnel, where munitions once were stored, and a secret staircase. And to make it more like something out of a spooky movie, the skeleton of a Hessian soldier was found in a basement chimney. The secret staircase, ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Wedgwood Inn Bed and Breakfast

    New Hope, Pennsylvania

    20.1 miles from Groveville, NJ

    This 1878 inn, named after Josiah Wedgwood (of the china), is said to be haunted by the ghosts of Joseph Pickett and of a little girl named Sarah. A point of historic interest is that George Washington and his men camped on this land during the American Revolution, shortly before ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    1833 Umpleby House

    New Hope, Pennsylvania

    20.2 miles from Groveville, NJ

    Mill runners Colonel Buckley and Mr. Black are said to haunt this inn. Look for the light from the Colonel's lantern bobbing through the halls.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Holmesburg Prison

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    20.5 miles from Groveville, NJ

    Prisoners here were described as lab rats for unusual experiments that could prove fatal. Of the dead, some people have reported seeing figures resembling former prisoners. Sounds of panic, doors slamming, and riots (as if history is repeating itself) have been heard. Electronic devices malfunction so be sure to ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Hindenburg Crash Site

    Lakehurst, New Jersey

    20.7 miles from Groveville, NJ

    The LZ 129 Hindenburg airship was completed in 1936 and made 17 round trips across the Atlantic Ocean in that year. But on the fateful evening of May 6, 1937, the airship caught fire and crashed, killing 36 people. The cause of the fire is unknown. Voices of men shouting ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Inn At Phillips Mill

    New Hope, Pennsylvania

    21.3 miles from Groveville, NJ

    Built in the 1750s, this inn is said to be haunted by a lovely female who appears in great detail, sitting in a rocking chair in refined clothing. She also brushes past people on the stairs.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Hageman Farm

    Franklin Township, New Jersey

    23 miles from Groveville, NJ

    Hageman Farm is a historic house first settled by Catherine and Adrian Hegeman from the Netherlands in 1650 or 1651. It was occupied by relatives until 1972, then stood empty for 5 years until it was purchased and restored by the Meadows Foundation. Reports say an apparition of an elderly ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Neshanic Inn - Murphy's Crocodile Inn

    Neshanic Station, New Jersey

    23.5 miles from Groveville, NJ

    Formerly Murphy's Crocodile Inn but now the Neshanic Inn, the 1880s building experiences electrical malfunctions and a shadowy figure in the basement. The inn is located at 102 Woodfern Rd., near the post office and the colorful train station.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Abington Presbyterian Church

    Abington, Pennsylvania

    24.1 miles from Groveville, NJ

    Abington Presbyterian Church, some say, is home to a ghostly child who has been seen throught the windows. The spirit is said to linger here because the cemetery that was once on the site where the church now stands was moved across the road.


    Read more »
  • 0

    American Legion Post 308

    Willow Grove, Pennsylvania

    24.5 miles from Groveville, NJ

    It was once a 1700s farmhouse before it was turned into apartment buildings. Now, this American Legion post seems to be haunted by a spirit from its past. An apparition of a lady in black near the fireplace and another of a man standing behind the bar have been known ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Black Bass Hotel

    New Hope, Pennsylvania

    25.3 miles from Groveville, NJ

    It is said that at this 1745 historic inn, George Washington was once turned away by the loyal Tory innkeeper. Therefore, this hotel proudly states "George Washington did NOT sleep here!" A ghostly pool of blood appears on the floor in the tavern, a remnant from the time when early ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Union Hotel

    Flemington, New Jersey

    25.5 miles from Groveville, NJ

    Reports say the historic 1814 hotel is currently under plans for redevelopment. Witnesses claim to have seen ghosts of small children and poltergeist activity in the building, and one person reported seeing a pair of shoes walking up a staircase.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Keith House

    Horsham, Pennsylvania

    25.6 miles from Groveville, NJ

    Several entities are said to be in residence here, including Elizabeth "Maggie" Graeme, a ghost that may be her husband, and a servant without a head.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Marlboro Psychiatric Hospital

    Marlboro Township, New Jersey

    25.8 miles from Groveville, NJ

    Marlboro Psychiatric Hospital opened in early 1931 and operated for many years, but not without problems. Rampant deaths at the hospital were frequently being investigated. An adjacent cemetery holds nearly 1,000 graves. Over 130 patients became ill from food poisoning in the 1970s, four of whom died. The hospital was ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Van Wickle House

    Franklin Township, New Jersey

    26.1 miles from Groveville, NJ

    The Van Wickle House was a wedding present for Evert and Cornelia Van Wickle, but tragically, they died on the same day the house was presented to them March 3, 1757. They are buried nearby on a hill, under some trees. The house is said to be haunted by Evert ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Piscatawaytown Burial Ground

    Edison, New Jersey

    27.1 miles from Groveville, NJ

    Piscatawaytown Burial Ground is a graveyard that holds the burial sites of many Revolutionary War soldiers and other folk; graves date back to 1693, when two brothers died from eating poisonous mushrooms. But the graveyard also houses a witch, locals say. Mary Moore, buried here in 1731, was accused and ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Abandoned Warehouses

    Bridgewater, New Jersey

    27.5 miles from Groveville, NJ

    This abandoned building has been reported to have an evil entity that will chase you out of the building and slam doors while you are inside it. There is also a women that will stand by the open window in the back, she screams that "he is after her" ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Raritan Public Library

    Raritan, New Jersey

    27.7 miles from Groveville, NJ

    The historic Raritan Public Library is said to be haunted by a former librarian. Lights have been known to turn on and off by themselves, and books move on their own. Even more spooky, locals have seen the apparition of an elderly woman in the window and also in the ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Wallace House and Old Dutch Parsonage

    Somerville, New Jersey

    27.7 miles from Groveville, NJ

    The Old Dutch Parsonage was built in 1751 and was moved around 1913 to its present location, next door to the 1775 Wallace House. The Parsonage is said to be extremely haunted, with screams, banging, and objects being moved around at night. The Wallace House also is said to have ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Grumblethorpe

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    27.9 miles from Groveville, NJ

    Allegedly haunted by General James Agnew who was shot and died in the front hall of Grumblethorpe during the Revolutionary war. Also allegedly haunted by victims of yellow fever who died there, including one young woman who had been taken in by the family who lived there and who makes ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Collings-Knight House

    Oaklyn, New Jersey

    28 miles from Groveville, NJ

    The 19th-century Collings-Knight House, built by Edward Zane Collings, is said to be haunted. Witnesses have been spooked by shadow figures, unexplained footsteps and disembodied voices.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Cliveden - Benjamin Chew House

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    28.2 miles from Groveville, NJ

    Lurking about this historic house are said to be several ghostly Continental soldiers and a headless elderly woman, whose head was severed by one of the soldiers. The headless woman has been seen apparently searching for her lost head.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Ritz Theatre

    Haddon township, New Jersey

    28.3 miles from Groveville, NJ

    The 1927 Ritz Theatre is said to be haunted by spirits from its past. Witnesses say eerie ghost lights appear backstage, objects move on their own, and unexplained voices can be heard.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Oaklyn Manor Bar

    Oaklyn, New Jersey

    28.5 miles from Groveville, NJ

    Incorporated in 1933, there are ghosts that haunt the Manor. From bottles clinking to beer kegs rolling on their own. ghosts have roamed the three bar rooms and two apartments. Recently a beer tray flew off the shelf without any wind. Hearing bottles clinking, the bartender checked out ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Allaire Village

    Wall Township, New Jersey

    28.8 miles from Groveville, NJ

    The 1800s living history museum Allaire Village is said to be haunted by Hal Allaire, son of James Peter Allaire. The ghost hangs out in the Big House, playing pranks on the costumed employees by moving objects or playing with candles. Oscar Smith is another spirit said to reside at ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Baleroy Mansion

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    28.8 miles from Groveville, NJ

    Thomas Jefferson is among the ghosts said to haunt here; at least seven spirits are reported. Some manifest as apparitions, some ectoplasm, and some as poltergeist pranks. U.S. Founding Father Jefferson, witnesses say, likes to appear in the dining room, near a tall clock. There is also a cursed chair ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Black Horse Inn

    Flourtown, Pennsylvania

    29 miles from Groveville, NJ

    At this mid-1700s inn building, said to have been used as a rest stop by George Washington and his men en route to Valley Forge, folks say the spirit set is hopping. Sudden cold temperatures, footsteps, and unexplained voices abound, and photographs taken of the inside have picked up orbs, ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Allen's Lane

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    29.1 miles from Groveville, NJ

    It's a headless horseman's ghost that rides here, a Revolutionary War soldier who lost his head in battle. On foggy, dreary nights, he is said to ride by on horseback carrying his severed noggin. Reports say although the story dates from the Revolutionary War period of the 1700s, the horseman ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Betsy Ross House

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    29.2 miles from Groveville, NJ

    The Betsy Ross House is rumored to be haunted by -- you guessed it -- the famed seamstress herself. The site has been featured on TV's Ghost Hunters.


    Read more »
  • 0

    USS Olympia

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    29.2 miles from Groveville, NJ

    The USS Olympia was a Navy cruiser from 1895 until 1922, and, now restored, she is stationed as a part of the Independence Seaport Museum. Her violent past as a warship may have led to her various hauntings: shadowy forms, unexplained voices, and spooky apparitions.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Christ Church Burial Ground

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    29.3 miles from Groveville, NJ

    Some who visit like to leave pennies on Benjamin Franklin's grave because, as he once said, "A penny saved is twopence dear." Strangely, the pennies are sometimes flung back at unususpecting visitors. It's unknown whether Mr. Franklin is displeased with the offering or another unseen force is using Ben's pennies ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    City Tavern

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    29.4 miles from Groveville, NJ

    Here's a two-fer for spirit searchers: Two ghosts are said to haunt the City Tavern. One is the spirit of a deceased waiter; the other is a young bride.


    Read more »
  • 0

    First Bank of the United States

    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

    29.4 miles from Groveville, NJ

    The historic First Bank of the United States, a National Historic Landmark, is reported to be haunted by United States founding father Alexander Hamilton.


    Read more »

  • Ghosthunting New Jersey
    L'Aura Hladik

    Big Book of New Jersey Ghost Stories
    Patricia A. Martinelli


» Cemeteries near Groveville, NJ

» Find museums in Groveville, NJ