Haunted Places in Hornsby Bend, Texas



  • 0

    Omni Austin Hotel

    Austin, Texas

    9.5 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    Rumor has it that the ghost at this hotel is the spirit of a man, Jack, who committed suicide by jumping off the balcony. Since he was unable to pay his tab, his name still remains in the computer log. Night staff say they can hear Jack in his room ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Driskill Hotel

    Austin, Texas

    9.6 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    At this historic hotel, there is a portrait of a little girl holding some flowers on the third floor that causes a bit of a buzz -- literally as well as figuratively. Folks say that when they look at it, they get a curious tingling sensation of their heels being ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Texas Governor's Mansion

    Austin, Texas

    9.7 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    The 1853 mansion that was home to several Texas governors is said to be haunted. According to reports, the north bedroom is haunted by former governor Pendleton Murrah's nineteen year old nephew. He shot himself when the girl he loved refused his offer of marriage. The ghost of Sam Houston ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Littlefield House

    Austin, Texas

    9.8 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    Allegedly haunted by the original mistress of the house Alice Littlefield. She is variously reported to have been either insane or possibly agoraphobic, whatever the case, it appears that she rarely left the house in life and it is claimed that her ghost still haunts it to this day. ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Inn at Pearl Street

    Austin, Texas

    10.1 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    A ghost or two are said to haunt this inn, an 1896 building that was originally a private home for Judge Charles A. Wilcox and family. It had fallen into disrepair by the 1980s, and it was purchased and renovated as an inn in the 1990s. The apparition of a ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Inn at Pearl Street

    Austin, Texas

    10.1 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    A ghost or two are said to haunt this inn, an 1896 building that was originally a private home for Judge Charles A. Wilcox and family. It had fallen into disrepair by the 1980s, and it was purchased and renovated as an inn in the 1990s. The apparition of a ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Walter Tips House

    Austin, Texas

    10.2 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    House has a dark energy around it at night. It seems out of place in new location. There's probably a good reason its used by a bank because humans sense its not habitable at night. If you are drawn to these kinds of places you will go into the property and ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Austin Tavern

    Austin, Texas

    10.2 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    Rumored to once have been a brothel, the tavern is believed to be haunted by a murdered prostitute named Emily. So the story goes, she and her daughter were killed by soldiers in the 1940s. Witnesses have been pinched, tapped, and watched by an unseen presence, and have heard the ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    St. Edward's University

    Austin, Texas

    10.3 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    There are three popular spots with the haunts at St. Edward's University, according to student lore. One is Doyle Hall where a ghostly nun turns on the showers. Another is Mary Moody Northern Theatre, where the ghost of a young man who hanged himself using the sandbag ropes spooks witnesses. ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Home Depot

    Austin, Texas

    14.5 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    This Home Depot is rumored to be haunted by a ghost employees call Fred. Actually, according to a report, the ghost is a craftsman named Herbert who passed away at age 74 in his workshop. He was cremated, and his ashes were let go in the outdoor garden section of ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Quoffer's Pub

    Elgin, Texas

    14.5 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    The 1900's building that houses the bar used to be a funeral home and a mortuary. It is rumoured to be haunted by those who were kept there prior to their burial, and were unable to move on. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Austin Pizza Garden

    Austin, Texas

    16.5 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    People have reported seeing floating heads watching them in the pizza parlour. Staff and diners alike have also reported seeing weird apparitions roaming the empty lot behind the building. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Old Coupland Inn and Dance Hall

    Coupland, Texas

    18.6 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    The Old Coupland Inn and Dance Hall dates back to 1910, when the building served as a bordello and a speakeasy. Now rumoured to be one of the most haunted places in the state, the paranormal activity reported at the establishment ranges from appliances turning on and off of ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Buda Antique Mall

    Buda, Texas

    19.2 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    The antiques mall is rumoured to be haunted by four spirits, including a ghostly cat and a female presence that is attached to an armoire located at the rear of the store. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Colorado River Forest

    Bastrop, Texas

    20.4 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    This location has had numerous sightings of Slenderman. There is a large forest where you can find symbols marked on trees, as well as abandoned buildings. Many sigtings of UFOS's have been reported as well. This place is a hot spot for cryptid activity. (Submitted by Morgan)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Georgetown Art Center

    Georgetown, Texas

    27.4 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    In this 1894 former firehouse, visitors have reported hearing disembodied footsteps and have seen the apparition of a man in old-fashioned cowboy attire. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Palace Theater

    Georgetown, Texas

    27.4 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    The 1925 historic theater is rumoured to be haunted by the apparitions of a man, a woman and a child. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Williamson County Courthouse

    Georgetown, Texas

    27.5 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    The 1911 courthouse building is haunted by a woman in a long dress, who has been seen throughout the building wandering around in a dazed state. In the archival room, book pages have been known to flip over by themselves, and a ghostly man has been seen vanishing around ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Cobblestone Antiques

    Georgetown, Texas

    27.5 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    This antiques store is rumoured to be haunted by three spirits from a historical era. Dating back to 1895, much of the paranormal activity, including strange noises and items being thrown by unseen hands, has been reported in the upstairs section of the shop. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Masonic Building - Gumbo's North

    Georgetown, Texas

    27.5 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    A restaurant serving delicious southern cuisine now stands on the premises of this 1900 masonic building, which is rumoured to be haunted. Former tenants of the upstairs apartments reported that doors would open and close of their own accord, and cold spots and a strange presence were also felt. (Submitted ...


    Read more »

  • Haunted Austin, Texas
    Scott A. Johnson
  • 0

    1894 Building

    Georgetown, Texas

    27.5 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    Dating back to (you guessed it) 1894, this old building is now an artists studio. The place is haunted by Luther Saint Paul Miller, a former owner. His apparition used to be seen standing at the top of the staircase, but he has not been seen since the interior ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    M.B. Lockett Building

    Georgetown, Texas

    27.5 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    The third floor of 1896 building is haunted. Housing a banquet hall, staff would often report hearing disembodied footsteps and furniture moving around from the otherwise empty room. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Thompson Island Bridge

    San Marcos, Texas

    33.3 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    Thompson Island Bridge is said to be a favorite spot for the spirit of a Confederate soldier. His apparition, with his rifle, is said to appear more often before or during times of war. According to legend, the man lived in a nearby cabin and had made a promise with ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    The San Marcos River Entity

    Luling, Texas

    35.6 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    An invisible presence haunts the banks of the San Marcos River. An ominous feeling and impressions in the grass mark the place where the invisible presence passes.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Seton Edgar B. Davis Hospital

    Luling, Texas

    39.9 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    Mr. Davis himself is said to haunt this hospital. Staff have reported that doors open and close by themselves and medicine has been knocked to the ground before their eyes.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Devil's Backbone

    Canyon Lake, Texas

    41.4 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    This beautiful scenic spot in Texas hill country is said to be haunted by a Native American cattle herder named Drago, a fatally injured miner's widow, and the spirit of a wolf. Other spirits seen here include Confederate soldiers, Spanish monks, and an apparition that appears on the hoods of ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Stage Stop Ranch

    Fischer, Texas

    42.5 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    Guests and people driving by have reported seeing a shadowy figure hanging from a tree near the front of the ranch, as well as a wagon that drives past by itself late at night. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Adobe Verde

    New Braunfels, Texas

    46.8 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    Once a 1920s electric cotton gin and now a Tex-Mex restaurant, Adobe Verde is the home of Frank, a ghost who likes to play pranks. According to local legend, Frank was a groundskeeper and a victim of unrequited love--he hanged himself from the rafters, and his spirit never left the ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Faust Hotel

    New Braunfels, Texas

    49.6 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    There have been newspaper articles written about this hotel's ghost. It has been seen drifting in the hallways on an upper floor, floating through closed doors, and turning the water and electricity on an off, among other things.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Milam Street

    Seguin, Texas

    51.7 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    Milam Street is haunted, locals say, by a headless ghost. Although the ghost's identity is unknown, his pattern is unwavering: He walks from Riverside Cemetery due north. He's thought to be a Confederate soldier who lost his head to a cannonball.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Saint James Inn

    Gonzales, Texas

    52 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    The 1914 historic inn was built by a merchant seaman, and is allegedly haunted by the former owner, his daughter and three other separate entities. Guest reports range from being awoken by a ghostly man in a dinner suit to seeing a female spirit in old-fashioned clothing roaming the ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Texas Lutheran University

    Seguin, Texas

    52.6 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    The Wupperman Theatre is said to house the ghost of a small girl wearing a blue dress, and she seems to want to play hide-and-seek. Lights flicker and the trap door opens by itself at times. In the Trinity Building dorm, lights can be seen to flicker on and off, ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Maxdale Cemetery and Bridge

    Killeen, Texas

    53.1 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    Pay a visit here and you may encounter a ghost with a limp, who may have been a former cemetery caretaker. Folks say the small iron bridge here is haunted as well. Local legend has it that if you stop on the bridge, turn off your headlights, count to 10, ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Von Minden Hotel

    Schulenburg, Texas

    56.4 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    Built in 1927, the Von Minden Hotel is rumored to be haunted by at least two ghosts, perhaps stemming from two known deaths here. Long ago in Room 23, a railroad worker died of an illness in his sleep, and in Room 37 a WWII veteran jumped after finding that ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Old Bell County Jail

    Belton, Texas

    56.4 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    Dating back to the 1850's, the old county jail is now a private residence. Reports say a glaring man, possibly a former prisoner, was seen staring down into the street when the place was for sale for a period of time. Upon investigation, the building was empty. (Submitted by Callum ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Wedemeyer Academy

    Belton, Texas

    56.9 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    Formerly a boy's school during the 1800's, this historic building may soon become a bed and breakfast inn. The place is haunted by a number of spirits, including former students and the apparition of a former owner. Footsteps have been heard on the stairs, and a strange voice has ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Hastings Books - Randalls Food Store

    Killeen, Texas

    58.8 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    Employees here have felt a ghostly presence who has been known to knock merchandise off racks or set up pyramids of canned food in the aisles during the night.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Woman Hollering Creek

    Schertz, Texas

    64.1 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    This creek was most probably named after the La Llorona myth. La Larona (the Weeping Woman) is the hispanic boogey-woman. She appears everywhere and the story is always the same: a woman drowns her child in a river/lake/ocean/pond/drainage ditch/bathtub and then spends all eternity wailing for her ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Comanche Lookout Park

    San Antonio, Texas

    65.7 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    Built by a local man long ago who wanted his home to look like a castle, this property is now owned by the city of San Antonio.  It is said that strange lights are often seen coming out of the tower.


    Read more »
  • 0

    F. W. Schuerenberg House

    Brenham, Texas

    70.7 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    Built in 1895, this historic mansion is rumoured to be haunted by two or more ghosts. The spirit of a young girl in an old-fashioned dress has been seen peering out from the first floor bay window, and the upstairs nursery was once the scene of a tragic suicide. (Submitted ...


    Read more »

  • Ghosts Along the Texas Coast
    Docia Schultz Williams

    Ghosts of North Texas
    Mitchel Whitington
  • 0

    Today and Yesterday Antiques Store

    Brenham, Texas

    71 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    Formerly the Brenham Grand Opera House, the building dates back to 1872. Although the place now houses a quaint antiques store, some of the former theatre performers appear to have never left. The apparition known as the 'Red Lady' has been seen wandering throughout the building, and objects, especially ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Old Yoakum Community Hospital

    Yoakum, Texas

    71.3 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    A murdered nurse and a priest who had polio are the two main haunts here. EVPs are picked up, full-bodied apparitions are seen, and EMF meters spike. (Submitted by Chris Berglund)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Spanish Main Apartments

    San Antonio, Texas

    72.2 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    Numerous sightings of a little boy in period clothing roaming the apartment complex. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Victoria's Black Swan Inn

    San Antonio, Texas

    72.4 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    A variety of ghostly activity has been claimed at this current wedding venue. Full-body apparitions, dolls moving location, eerie music, cold spots, doors opening and closing under their own volition and other haunted happenings.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Fort Sam Houston

    San Antonio, Texas

    73.6 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    The Officer's Quarters are said to be haunted. People claim that items move around on their own volition and people claim to see lights when there is no one there.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Dabb's Railroad Hotel

    Llano, Texas

    73.8 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    The hotel dates back to 1907, and was situated near the railroad to draw in weary travellers. Apparently, some were so tired that they never left, according to the current owners. During the renovations, a lot of ghostly activity was reported, although it settled down after their completion. ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    The Laughing Lady Tea Room

    Calvert, Texas

    74 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    The nineteenth-century building was formerly a tea room named for the resident ghost, but has now been refurbished as a furniture store. Staff and diners claim to have heard a woman's laughter echoing through the building during the early afternoon, and have seen a woman in old-fashioned dress wandering ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Calvert Hotel

    Calvert, Texas

    74.1 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    Dating back to 1872, the hotel lies adjacent to the railway tracks and served as accommodation for weary railroad travellers. Lamps in some guest rooms have been known to turn on and off of their own accord, and rhythmic knocking has been reported on the ceiling and the walls, ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    The Citadel

    Brenham, Texas

    74.2 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    This 1920's building may be haunted, according to workmen who refurbished the place in the 1990's. They reported seeing a woman wearing expensive jewellery and an old-fashioned white outfit roaming the grounds and the building over the course of the renovations, who always vanished before they had a chance ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    McNay Art Museum

    San Antonio, Texas

    74.2 miles from Hornsby Bend, TX

    The mistress of the home where the art museum is housed is said to haunt the west wing of the museum. Staff and visitors often claim to hear her humming and some claim to have seen her.


    Read more »

  • Best Tales of Texas Ghosts
    Docia Schultz Williams


» Cemeteries near Hornsby Bend, TX

» Find museums in Hornsby Bend, TX