Scott County Heritage Center

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The Scott County Heritage Center and Museum is housed in a building that was once the county poor farm. It is said to be haunted by former residents. Witnesses have described footsteps on the second floor when no one is up there, unexplained smells, a baby crying, and lights coming on by themselves.

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1050 S Main St
Scottsburg, IN 47170
United States

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38.673241, -85.77068100000002
Scott County, Indiana
Nearest Towns:
Scottsburg, IN (0.9 mi.)
Austin, IN (6.2 mi.)
Little York, IN (7.5 mi.)
Henryville, IN (9.1 mi.)
Crothersville, IN (9.6 mi.)
Deputy, IN (10.5 mi.)
Memphis, IN (13.1 mi.)
Kent, IN (13.2 mi.)
New Washington, IN (14.6 mi.)
Charlestown, IN (16.1 mi.)

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Disclaimer: The stories posted here are user-submitted and are, in the nature of "ghost stories," largely unverifiable. makes no claims that any of the statements posted here are factually accurate. The vast majority of information provided on this web site is anecdotal, and as such, should be viewed in the same light as local folklore and urban legends.