Haunted Places in Dukes County, Massachusetts



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    Village Green Inn

    Falmouth, Massachusetts

    12.1 miles from Dukes County, MA

    This 1804 building is said to be haunted by its original owners, the Dimmick family. Sarah, a teenage daughter who died here in 1823, has been spotted in some rooms wearing an old-fashioned white nightgown. She may hover over guests as they sleep looking at them strangely, as if wondering ...

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    Highfield Hall

    Falmouth, Massachusetts

    12.2 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Highfield Hall, built in 1878 for the Beebe Family, was in disrepair when Historic Highfield ttook over to renovate it. The stately mansion is said to have a ghost who peers out the center upstairs window. Locals believe it is Mary Louisa Beebe, who succumbed to cancer in this room ...

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    Millicent Library

    Fairhaven, Massachusetts

    20.1 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Millicent Library is believed to be haunted by its namesake, the daughter of Huttleston Rogers, a well-known financial backer of historical buildings in Fairhaven. Rumor has it that Millicent was buried in the library's foundation, and her apparition, say witnesses, walks in that very building, haloed by a blue light. ...

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    New Bedford Armory

    New Bedford, Massachusetts

    21.1 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The 1903 New Bedford Armory, featured on an episode of TV's Ghost Hunters, is said to be haunted. In a room where a sergeant hanged himself, paranormalists saw a strange mist that ran right through one of them.

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    Beechwood Inn

    Barnstable, Massachusetts

    29.4 miles from Dukes County, MA

    According to reports, there is a ghostly lady who haunts the inn's Rose Room.

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    Yarmouth Resort

    Yarmouth, Massachusetts

    29.5 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Spooky occurrences reported here have included sounds of slamming doors in areas where all doors are locked tight, and items that move from their original position when no one else is around. Folks here say there is a clue to the identity of a ghost: A small hair barrette was ...

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    Homelands Estate

    Tiverton, Rhode Island

    29.8 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Several times witnessed doors closing or opening with no-one in the house, shadows or shapes in windows, furniture moved, strange sounds, shadow figures seen, extreme cold spots in various rooms. The house dates to the mid-18th century. (Submitted by John)

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    Newport Beach Hotel and Suites

    Middletown, Rhode Island

    31.2 miles from Dukes County, MA

    There are a number of ghosts that inhabit the historic side of this hotel. Little Girl: When there are a large amount of children staying in the hotel, a small girl wearing a bright blue dress and gold shoes can be seen running and laughing in the hallways. You can ...

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    Breakers Mansion

    Newport, Rhode Island

    31.6 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The Renaissance style mansion was built in 1895 after a fire destroyed the manor house of Cornelius and Alice Vanderbilt, the latter of whom is believed to still haunt the house museum. Staff and visitors to the building have reported sighting her apparition on various levels of the building, and ...

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    George C. Gardner House

    Nantucket, Massachusetts

    31.6 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The house has been restored to its former glory, but is currently on the market again. Former residents reported hearing disembodied footsteps and seeing the silverware move around by itself. (Submitted by Callum Swift)

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    Oak Grove Cemetery

    Fall River, Massachusetts

    31.7 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The 1855 Oak Grove Cemetery is known for being the burial place of Lizzie Borden and her family. Witnesses say they have heard screaming from the Borden plot and felt uneasy while in its vicinity. Some claim to have seen unexplained lights within the cemetery.

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    Point Breeze Club and Hotel

    Nantucket, Massachusetts

    31.8 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The ghost of a man in period clothing has been seen in rooms of this old hotel. Various other ghostly activity has been reported. (Submitted by Callum Swift)

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    Seaview Terrace - Carey Mansion

    Newport, Rhode Island

    31.8 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Seaview Terrace, aka Carey Mansion, was built by (and is said to be haunted by) whiskey magnate Edson Bradley and his wife Julia. Witnesses have reported apparitions, unexplained sounds, the playing of a defunct organ, temperature drops, and footsteps. The site has been featured on an episode of TV’s Ghost ...

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    Beechwood Mansion

    Newport, Rhode Island

    31.8 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Beechwood Mansion, also known as Astor's Beechwood Mansion because it was owned by the wealthy Astor family, was originally built in 1851 by wealthy merchant Daniel Parrish, and today it is said to be haunted by many spirits. Witnesses say doors open on their own, cold spots are rampant (especially ...

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    Belcourt Castle

    Newport, Rhode Island

    31.9 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Belcourt Castle itself does not seem to have a ghost, but it is believed that several of the objects and antiques it showcases are haunted. From a suit of armor that echoes with the death cries of its original owner, to haunted chairs that move and send tingles up the ...

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    Lizzie Borden House

    Fall River, Massachusetts

    31.9 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The home where Lizzie Borden lived is now a bed-and-breakfast. The historic house was the site of the famous double axe murder of Lizzie Borden's parents, and is said to be haunted. Witnesses have reported apparitions and unexplained noises.

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    Old Yarmouth Inn

    Yarmouth, Massachusetts

    32 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The inn was established in 1696, and is the oldest on Cape Cod. It is said to be haunted. One witness reported an apparition that appeared at the foot of his bed in 1999. The ghost was a jowly man wearing a flounced white blouse. Another witness, in 2002, reported ...

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    Villa One Twenty - Inn at Shadow Lawn

    Middletown, Rhode Island

    32.1 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Villa One Twenty, formerly the Inn at Shadow Lawn, was originally an 1856 private mansion. The apparition of a woman has been seen here, believed to be a former owner of the mansion when it was a private home. Her voice has been heard as well.

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    Quequechan Club

    Fall River, Massachusetts

    32.2 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The Quequechan Club, founded in 1894, is housed in an 1861 private home. Witnesses here have seen the apparition of a lady in a Victorian dress and captured several electronic voice phenomena. Orbs also have shown up in photographs, reflected in a mirror.

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    Colonial House Inn

    Yarmouth, Massachusetts

    32.2 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Three haunts are said to reside in Room 224: Dr. John Minot, Ralph Waldo Emerson, and a Native American girl. In the dining room, a customer's credit card disappeared while a waiter was trying to run it through the machine. The card was found later in a cabinet. And the ...

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    Redwood Library and Athenauem

    Newport, Rhode Island

    32.3 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Founded in 1747, it is the oldest community library still occupying its original building in the United States. A male entity has been sighted by staff wandering around the library during the evening, and people report that the eyes in the paintings on the walls follow them as they move ...

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    Hotel Viking

    Newport, Rhode Island

    32.4 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The Hotel Viking is believed to be haunted by a ghostly group of party-goers. At first, guests complained about the noise of a great party in the night, heard above one of the ballrooms (a space used for storage). But after renovations, the location of the spectral party seems to ...

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    Pilgrim House Inn

    Newport, Rhode Island

    32.5 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The bed and breakfast was built in the late eighteenth century, and has been an inn since the early 1800's. The apparition of a young girl has been seen staring down from rooms into the street, and has been known to appear to guests in Room #8 and Room #11. ...

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    White Horse Tavern

    Newport, Rhode Island

    32.6 miles from Dukes County, MA

    White Horse Tavern dates back to the 1600s, and is said to be haunted by several spirits including an elderly male in Colonial clothing, a guest who died on the premises and shows up in the dining room near a fireplace. He is said to prefer to appear female guests. ...

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    Rose Island Lighthouse

    Newport, Rhode Island

    34.2 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Rose Island Lighthouse is thought to be haunted by the ghosts of cholera sufferers who were exiled here long ago and, possibly, a former lighthouse keeper named Charles Curtis. Witnesses say they've heard voices and footsteps, and a photo has turned up a reflection of a ghost.

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    Castle Hill Inn

    Newport, Rhode Island

    34.7 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The female ghost who resides here has been seen by several staff members. She is said to be a relative of the original builder, Mr. Agassiz. Witnesses say she occasionally throws china in the pantry.

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    Fort Wetherill State Park

    Jamestown, Rhode Island

    35.1 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The historic fort is believed to be the home of a phantom black dog, seen here since the Revolutionary War era. When the British took over the fort in 1776, they were menaced by a terrifying black dog prowling the place, and a black dog symbolizes death in British folklore. ...

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    The Barn - Roger Williams University Theatre

    Bristol, Rhode Island

    35.9 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The William N. Grandgeorge Theatre at The Barn was originally two barns built in 1840 and 1894. They were located on the Whipple Steere Farm in Glocester, Rhode Island, and were disassembled and rebuilt in the 1980s. Now, a ghost nicknamed Banquo is said to haunt the theater, playing tricks ...

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    The Wauwinet Hotel

    Nantucket, Massachusetts

    36.6 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The hotel is rumored to be built on Native American burial grounds, which some say have led to its being haunted. Lights turn on by themselves, and there is a ghostly unexplained sound of running water in the lobby. Footsteps have been heard, and an apparition of a woman seen ...

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    Colt State Park

    Bristol, Rhode Island

    36.9 miles from Dukes County, MA

    This state park was a farm until the middle of the 20th century. A stable hand reportedly died in the barn, now the park office, and his ghost is said to play pranks with the lights and doors. He shares the park with the ghosts of two young girls who ...

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    South County Museum

    Narragansett, Rhode Island

    39.6 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The South County Museum, founded in 1933, was moved twice before 1984 when it arrived here at Canochet Farm, former home of 12th governor of Rhode Island, Colonel William Sprague and his wife Kate Chase, daughter of Abraham Lincoln's Secretary of the Treasury Salmon P. Chase. Apparitions have been reported ...

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    Aldrich Mansion

    Warwick, Rhode Island

    40.5 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Aldrich Mansion, built by former Sen. Nelson W. Aldrich in the early 1900s, is believed to be haunted by one of his children who committed suicide by jumping from a balcony. Her apparition has been seen by employees often, as well as a few visitors.

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    Camp Titicut

    Raynham, Massachusetts

    40.6 miles from Dukes County, MA

    An old summertime campsite for Native Americans, complete with a burial ground, Camp Titicut is believed to be haunted by King Phillip, whose body reportedly was drawn and quartered here. The sound of leaves rustling, according to local tales, is his body parts trying to get back together. The area ...

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    Captain Freeman Inn

    Brewster, Massachusetts

    41 miles from Dukes County, MA

    A ghost they call Roberta resides here; she dates to the early l900s. She has been spotted both in the hallways and in guest rooms.

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    Bramble Inn and Restaurant

    Brewster, Massachusetts

    41.1 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The Bramble Inn dates back to 1861, and according to its owner (Ruth Manchester) it is definitely haunted. The Manchesters bought the Bramble Inn in April of 1985. A 1987 renovation seems to have stirred up some ghostly activity. Guests report seeing and feeling presences in the ...

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    Hoof-Fin-Feathers - Carriage Inn and Saloon

    North Kingstown, Rhode Island

    41.3 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Formerly Hoof Fin Feathers, the place will reopen in 2014 as The Carriage Inn and Saloon. Featured on TV's Ghost Hunters, the establishment is saidi to be haunted by a number of apparitions, including those of a little girl with burn scars, several brothel women, and a small boy who ...

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    Crescent Park Looff Carousel

    East Providence, Rhode Island

    42.6 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The century-old Charles Loof Carousel, a.k.a. Crescent Park Carousel, was once part of an amusement complex and ballroom. The ballroom burned down in the 1960s, and it is said that those who perished in the fire still haunt the ride. Employees report that the music turns on by itself, the ...

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    Plymouth Light - Gurnet Light

    Duxbury, Massachusetts

    42.8 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Built in 1769, the structure is thought to be haunted by the first female lightkeeper, Hannah Thomas, who took over after her husband John was killed in the Revolutionary War. Tales tell of a photographer who spent the night here and saw an apparition of the upper half of a ...

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    Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity House

    South Kingstown, Rhode Island

    43.1 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity House is said to be haunted by a little girl named Abigail who died by falling down the stairs here. Legend has it that the words "Help Me" appear on the wall no matter how many times they paint over it. Also said to be ...

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    University of Rhode Island

    South Kingstown, Rhode Island

    43.7 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Haunted places at this university include thethird floor of the Chi Omega Sorority house, where the apparition of a woman has appeared and doors and windows open and close by themselves; the Sigma Pi House, where TVs and lights turn on and off by themselves and a figure has been ...

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    Crosby Mansion

    Brewster, Massachusetts

    43.7 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Crosby Mansion was finished in 1888 and belonged to Albert Crosby, a "medicinal alcohol" mogul who had the 35-room mansion built to wrap around his childhood home. The grand mansion was called Tawasentha and had 15 fireplaces and a parlor patterned after one at the Palace of Versailles. Some say ...

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    Bridgewater State University

    Bridgewater, Massachusetts

    43.7 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Bridgewater State University is said to be haunted by a former headmaster in Tillinghast (Tilly) Hall. According to legend, she died when she fell off the roof after climbing up there to discipline some residents who were up there making noise in the night. Also, a ghost named George is ...

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    Warwick City Hall

    Warwick, Rhode Island

    44.8 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Featured in an episode of TV's Ghost Hunters, Warwick City Hall is said to be haunted. Witnesses have heard a woman crying in the former jail and in the basement, and children's voices on the upper balcony. Phantom cigar smoke has been detected in the council chambers, and employees have ...

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    The Ladd School

    Exeter, Rhode Island

    45.1 miles from Dukes County, MA

    This place had a truly haunting history and is notable for its numerous human rights violations. A home for the early 20th century's "feeble-minded" it quickly became a warehouse for petty criminals, "wayward girls" and other people considered to be of low character, persons whose removal from the population was ...

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    Holiday Inn Taunton

    Taunton, Massachusetts

    45.3 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The stairway near the 28 rooms are said to be haunted; voices in the stairway order "Leave here now."

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    Fairfield Inn - La Quinta - Warwick

    Warwick, Rhode Island

    45.6 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The former Fairfield Inn, now a La Quinta, is reportedly haunted by two ghosts. The first one appears in room 316, said to be the ghost of a woman who committed suicide here. The second is the ghost of an older man. He appears as an elderly farmer on the ...

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    The Sun Tavern

    Duxbury, Massachusetts

    46.3 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The Sun Tavern is known for two things: casual fine dining inside a pre-Revolutionary War farmhouse, and a ghost named Lysander Walker, who creates cold spots and has been known to tip over tables. Lysander's story is told on the restaurant's placemats.

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    Old Plymouth County Hospital

    Hanson, Massachusetts

    46.3 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Plymouth County Hospital, once Hanson Tuberculosis Hospital, is said to be haunted by some of those who have died within its walls. Passersby have described screaming and laughter coming from the empty building, or simply a feeling that something inside is watching them. *Note* The public is not allowed here ...

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    Orleans Waterfront Inn

    Orleans, Massachusetts

    46.4 miles from Dukes County, MA

    This historic restored seaside inn is known for more than its beauty--guests have reported unexplained wind gusts and footsteps, slamming doors, and a ghost the owners nicknamed Hannah, believed to be the spirit of a 1920s brothel worker who was murdered. The ghost has been seen naked walking through the ...

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    Chestnut Hill Cemetery

    Exeter, Rhode Island

    46.4 miles from Dukes County, MA

    At Chestnut Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, aka Historical Cemetery #22, a legend is told about a vampire named Mercy Lena Brown. Her father, George T. Brown, his wife Mary and their five children lived on a small farm. The family had some bad luck: Mary passed away of consumption in ...

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    Harborside Inn

    Block Island, Rhode Island

    47.1 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The apparition of a woman in a 19th-century black dress has been seen entering Room 302, and downstairs, the desk clerks have reported a feeling of being grabbed around the waist from behind, as if someone were trying to push them out of the way.

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    St. Mary's Church

    West Warwick, Rhode Island

    47.2 miles from Dukes County, MA

    This church, the first Catholic church in Rhode Island, was cursed by the Protestants who threatened that the one who broke ground on it would be doomed to lie beneath it forever. That person was the original builder's wife, Mary. Her ghost is still said to haunt the church, turning ...

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    Rhode Island School of Design

    Providence, Rhode Island

    47.5 miles from Dukes County, MA

    This school is popular with the spook set. Among the buildings believed to be haunted: Barstow House - The Turquoise and Red Rooms are said to house entities that cause depression and extreme cold, and large mirrors reflect apparitions late at night. Dexter House - A former morgue, it is reported to ...

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    Providence City Hall

    Providence, Rhode Island

    47.6 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Providence City Hall, say workers, is haunted by something who rides the elevator, moves chairs around, creates breezes, whispers, touches folks, slams doors, opens drawers and smokes cigars. Some speculate the ghost is a former mayor named Doyle. The site has been featured on an episode of TV’s Ghost Hunters.

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    Governor William Sprague Mansion

    Cranston, Rhode Island

    48 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Sprague Mansion, built by mill magnate William Sprague in 1790, died during surgery after he accidentally swallowed a fish bone. His son William became a senator, and his other son Amasa ran the family business until 1843, when Amasa was found beaten and shot to death--a casualty of a feud ...

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    Saint Stephens Cemetery

    Attleboro, Massachusetts

    48.1 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Apparitions have been seen here of Albertine and Eugene and their 2-year-old daughter, Doris. Witnesses also describe childlike footsteps on the paved paths.

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    General Stanton Inn

    Charlestown, Rhode Island

    48.3 miles from Dukes County, MA

    At this historic inn, witnesses have seen apparitions, especially of a male in the Washington Room. Also reported have been ghostly taps on the shoulder in both the Washington Room and Williamsburg Room, and a mannequin's finger was thrown at a workman in the attic.

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    General Nathanael Greene Homestead

    Coventry, Rhode Island

    48.5 miles from Dukes County, MA

    General Nathanael Greene Homestead is believed to be haunted. Witnesses who have worked at or visited the house museum say strange things happen here. The baby carriage in Elizabeth Margaret’s room has moved, for one thing. Other things that have happen here include apparitions, door latches opening, voices, footsteps, and ...

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    Block Island

    New Shoreham, Rhode Island

    48.6 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Part of Rhode Island, this Atlantic Ocean island about 13 miles south of Rhode Island is rumored to be haunted. Witnesses describe strange lights near the island's southern tip, and the sound of a crying child has been heard. The haunting is believed to stem from a ship that caught ...

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    Slater Mill Historic Site

    Pawtucket, Rhode Island

    48.9 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The Slater Mill was a 1793 textile factory, and is now a museum of the machines of the Industrial Revolution. The haunts here are believed to be those killed while using some of the dangerous machines that caused dismemberment and death. Back then, small children were often employed as workers. ...

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    Penny House Inn

    Eastham, Massachusetts

    49.2 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Rumor has it that if you stay in the “old side" of the house, you may meet a ghost. She is called the Goodnight Ghost because she is often seen at night, touching guests in their sleep or whispering to them. She's also been known to move their personal items ...

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    Cape Cod Cafe

    Brockton, Massachusetts

    49.6 miles from Dukes County, MA

    At Cape Cod Café, a ghostly baby has been heard crying. Rumor has it that a mother once left her baby alone at a table so she could go drink at the bar. While she was there, the baby choked to death.

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    Stonehill College

    Easton, Massachusetts

    50 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Rumor has it that an eerie scene re-creates itself on a deadly anniversary at Stonehill College. Years ago, a small passenger plane crashed into the college's pond. Now, every year on the same night, a blue mist comes off the pond and creates a blanket of fog over the campus. ...

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    Ruffstone Tavern

    North Providence, Rhode Island

    50.6 miles from Dukes County, MA

    This tavern is said to be haunted by a man in a top hat holding a pipe and a woman who wears a musky perfume. Witnesses also have felt uneasy vibes in the basement. The place was featured on TV's Ghost Hunters.

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    Melrose Cemetery

    Brockton, Massachusetts

    52.3 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Running footsteps and disembodied laughter are some of the mysterious things that have been reported in Melrose Cemetery. The laughter most often comes from the back corner of the cemetery on the left side.

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    Cumberland Public Library

    Cumberland, Rhode Island

    52.4 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The library was built on the former site of the Monastery of Our Lady of the Valley, consecrated in 1928, which was partially destroyed by fire in 1950. Witnesses in the library have experienced ghostly voices, doors slamming, and apparitions. One witness found a rock mysteriously placed on the seat ...

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    Plaza Guest House

    Provincetown, Massachusetts

    53.1 miles from Dukes County, MA

    This guest house is believed to be haunted by many apparitions. People have reportedly seen figures in period clothing walking around the guest house, especially in Room #006. On the floor in this room, there is a bloodstains that will not go away no matter how much the floor is ...

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    USS Salem

    Quincy, Massachusetts

    60.7 miles from Dukes County, MA

    This former Navy cruiser is now a museum ship and open to the public. The ship, in one of its duties, served as a hospital after the 1953 Ionian Earthquake, and many spirits from throughout the ship's service are said to have lingered here. Ghost tours are offered regularly, a ...

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    Minot's Ledge Lighthouse

    Scituate, Massachusetts

    60.9 miles from Dukes County, MA

    This lighthouse is said to be haunted by a former lighthouse keeper who was killed when the original lighthouse that stood on this spot was destroyed in a storm.

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    Regina Russell's Tea Room

    Quincy, Massachusetts

    61 miles from Dukes County, MA

    At this psychic/tarot business and tea room, a female apparition is said to reside. She has often been seen standing near the fireplace, and has visited since the place opened in 1970.

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    Samuel Onion House

    Westwood, Massachusetts

    62.9 miles from Dukes County, MA

    This historic property was a former schoolhouse, and residents have reported seeing the apparition of a female teacher, as well as hearing children playing. (Submitted by Callum Swift)

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    Riverside Theater Works

    Boston, Massachusetts

    63.7 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Riverside Theater Works, formerly French's Opera House, is haunted by Esmeralda, who died during a fire. "Essie" is said to haunt children who are performing in plays, and has been seen floating above the stage. Esmeralda died in a purple chair in the audience near the right side of the ...

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    Everett Square Theatre

    Boston, Massachusetts

    63.7 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Everett Square Theatre has recently undergone renovations. Folks have reported blinking lights, unexplained noises, and uneasy feelings of unseen presences inside the building.

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    Fort Revere

    Hull, Massachusetts

    64.1 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Fort Revere, formerly Fort Independence, was renamed to honor patriot Paul Revere. It was used from the American Revolution through World War II and was decommissioned in 1947. A number of eerie experiences have been described by witnesses here, such as unexplained noises and whispers, and shadows that rush ...

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    Fort Warren

    Hull, Massachusetts

    65.4 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Fort Warren, a pentagonal structure of stone and granite, was completed near the beginning of the Civil War and was decommissioned in 1947. It was named after Revolutionary War hero Dr. Joseph Warren, who sent Paul Revere on his well-known ride. The fort is haunted by a ghostly lady in ...

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    Boston Light

    Hull, Massachusetts

    65.6 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The Boston Light, built in 1783, is said to be haunted by an old sailor who hates rock 'n' roll music. When Coast Guards tune in to rock stations in the vicinity, they find that their radios suddenly switch to classical stations. At the lighthouse, footsteps and cold spots accompany ...

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    Cady's Tavern

    Glocester, Rhode Island

    65.8 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Cady's has been a Tavern since 1810 and was a stage coach stop there's been all kinds of activity over the years like chairs, dishes getting thrown jukebox boxes turning on etc (Submitted by Jim Wojdylak)

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    Old Brook Farm - Perron Family House

    Burrillville, Rhode Island

    67.5 miles from Dukes County, MA

    It's the house featured in the 2013 horror film "The Conjuring," and it is also private property, so no trespassing is allowed here. Please view the house only from the road. The story is of Roger and Carolyn Perron, purchased their dream home, which previously had belonged to 8 generations ...

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    Pine Manor College

    Brookline, Massachusetts

    68.5 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Students of Pine Manor College say that the lights along the pathway near the Main House (the administration building) turn off as they get close, then turn on again as they pass by. Mists have materialized in the nearby woods, and witnesses have noted a disconcerting feeling that something is ...

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    Berklee College of Music

    Boston, Massachusetts

    69.1 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Established in 1945, Berklee College of Music has been attended by many famous musicians. And it also has a haunted dorm, a 1900s former apartment building that eventually was remodeled into the Sherry Biltmore Hotel. When the hotel caught fire in 1963, started by a boy playing with matches, many ...

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    Cutler Majestic Theatre

    Boston, Massachusetts

    69.1 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Built in 1903, the historic theater is said to be haunted by a former mayor of Boston who died during a performance, a little girl, and a married couple wearing turn-of-the-20th-century clothing.

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    The Boston Conservatory

    Boston, Massachusetts

    69.1 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The Boston Conservatory, some say, is haunted. There have been numerous reports of footsteps, doors that slam themselves, disembodied voices, objects that go missing, and other strange phenomena, especially in the dorm buildings. Some attribute the activity to the fact that the place was an 1800s hospital where many spirits ...

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    Charlesgate Hotel

    Boston, Massachusetts

    69.4 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Charlesgate, built in 1901, was bought by Boston University to use as a dorm in 1947, and then was also used as a dorm by Emerson College through the late 1990s. It's now a condo building. Some of the hauntings are attributed to séances held by college kids or a ...

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    Omni Parker House Hotel

    Boston, Massachusetts

    69.5 miles from Dukes County, MA

    At this hotel, rumored to be haunted, witnesses claim that doors open and close by themselves, lights turn on and off, and apparitions of folks in old-time clothing have been spotted. Voices have been heard as well in the lobby, restaurant and halls.

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    Boston University - Shelton Hall

    Boston, Massachusetts

    69.5 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The fourth floor of Boston University's Shelton Hall is said to be haunted by playwright Eugene O'Neill, who spent his last years there. It was built in 1923 as a Sheraton Hotel and had been renamed the Shelton; the university bought in in 1954. Witnesses say the elevator works by ...

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    Boston Athenaeum

    Boston, Massachusetts

    69.5 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Author Nathaniel Hawthorne claimed to have seen the ghost of the scholarly Reverend Harris at this historic library.

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    Bellingham-Cary House

    Chelsea, Massachusetts

    71.8 miles from Dukes County, MA

    The Civil War-era mansion known as the Cary House is private property, but it has a legend attached. The daughter who lived here had two beaus on opposing sides of the war, and they happened to kill each other on the staircase. Rumor has it that on Mr. and Mrs. ...

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    Stone's Public House

    Ashland, Massachusetts

    71.9 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Built in 1834, Stone's Public House is said to be haunted by apparitions and spirits who throw glasses off shelves. The portraits are said to watch guests and employees as they go about their business, and doors open and close on their own. Visitors to the upstairs function room describe ...

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    Sacco's Bowl-Haven

    Somerville, Massachusetts

    72.9 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Sacco's Bowl-Haven, investigated by TV's Ghost Hunters, has been owned by the Sacco family since 1939. It's believed to be haunted by a former employee. Witnesses have described the feeling of something breathing on their neck and balls that return when the machine is off. The Ghost Hunters debunked the ...

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    Verna's Donut Shop

    Cambridge, Massachusetts

    73 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Below Verna's Donut Shop is a basement storeroom, used to hold supplies for the doughnut shop and the adjacent cake-decorating shop, and it's rumored to have more than flour and sprinkles. A ghost, or at least a shadowy figure, has been seen crouching behind the boxes.

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    Framingham State University

    Framingham, Massachusetts

    73.4 miles from Dukes County, MA

    At Framingham State University, visitors may hear ghostly laughter or feel cold spots, and orbs are often photographed at Horace Mann Hall. And in Peirce Hall, residents have awoken to find all the mirrors in the rooms have been stacked outside in the hallways, piled with the reflective sides facing ...

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    Regis College

    Weston, Massachusetts

    73.5 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Regis College's haunted College Hall, built in the late 1920s, is rumored to have several ghosts in residence, including a roaming cold spot. A former piano teacher opens and closes doors and occasionally plays the piano, and the fourth floor is home to some spectral nuns, students say.

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    Woman In White Dress

    Belmont, Massachusetts

    73.7 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Seven years ago on my way home driving through Belmont, as I always did, around 2:30 in the morning I saw a woman in a long flowing white dress (looked like she was possibly in her late 30's/early 40's but I am bad with age) walking up Royal Road (right ...

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    Longfellow's Wayside Inn

    Sudbury, Massachusetts

    77.8 miles from Dukes County, MA

    At this 1716 inn, it is said that a woman named Jerusha Howe lingers, especially in Rooms 7 and 9. She is said to have been unlucky in her love life, and therefore likes to touch male visitors. Author Henry W. Longfellow wrote a book about the inn in the ...

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    Concord's Colonial Inn

    Concord, Massachusetts

    81.3 miles from Dukes County, MA

    TV's Ghost Hunters has featured this inn, at which Room 24 is said to be haunted by a ghost.

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    Higgins Armory Museum

    Worcester, Massachusetts

    84.6 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Explored on an episode of TV's Ghost Hunters, Higgins Armory Museum is said to be haunted. Witnesses have seen apparitions and black shadows and heard unexplained footsteps, clanging and music, as well as being touched by something unseen.

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    Blood Town Forest

    Lancaster, Massachusetts

    91.2 miles from Dukes County, MA

    Legend has it that a young man and woman were killed here while camping in the forest. There is said to be a rock near the entrance that tells the story, but this may or may not be true. Some say the forest really got its name strictly because the ...