Haunted Places in Shellman, Georgia



  • 0

    Plains Historic Inn and Antique Mall

    Plains, Georgia

    23.1 miles from Shellman, GA

    This quiet southern town was the birthplace of Jimmy Carter, and also boasts a supposedly haunted inn. The historic hotel formerly featured a funeral parlour on premises, but now houses delightful guest accommodation and a quaint antiques store with a variety of interesting displays, including local memorabilia. Apparently a ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Windsor Hotel

    Americus, Georgia

    31.3 miles from Shellman, GA

    This 1892 hotel once boasted 100 rooms and a 3-story atrium, but it closed in the 1970s. It has since reopened and now has 53 guest rooms. It was once the site of a 1928 speech given by Franklin D. Roosevelt, prior to his becoming governor of New York. The ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Kendall Manor Inn

    Eufaula, Alabama

    32.9 miles from Shellman, GA

    This 1872 inn was said to be haunted by Annie, a dedicated nursemaid who took care of a former owner's children, and stayed on even after her death. Also believed to reside here are the ghosts of a Victorian lady and little girl who hang out in the downstairs area ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Baker County Courthouse

    Newton, Georgia

    34.7 miles from Shellman, GA

    Dating back to 1906, the historic courthouse no longer serves as a jail due to flooding from the nearby Flint River on several occasions. Disembodied footsteps and ghostly voices are often heard when there is no one around. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Springer Opera House

    Columbus, Georgia

    53.7 miles from Shellman, GA

    Springer Opera House's stage has seen the likes of Oscar Wilde, Lillie Langtrey, John Philip Sousa, Ethel Barrymore, Will Rogers, William Jennings Bryan and Franklin D. Roosevelt. But that's not all. Edwin Booth, brother of Lincoln assassin John Wilkes Booth, is rumored to haunt the place. Other ghosts are thought ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    J. D. Holman House

    Ozark, Alabama

    63.5 miles from Shellman, GA

    I haven't had the opportunity to investigate all the stories on this old mansion, recently bought by the City of Ozark. It was built in 1912 by the Holman Family and is probably 8,000 square feet two-story structure with full basement, located on Broad Street in Ozark. We ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Two Egg Stump Jumper

    Sneads, Florida

    64.3 miles from Shellman, GA

    A small bigfoot-type creature, perhaps the fabled "skunk ape," is reportedly roaming the area between downtown Two Egg and the Chattahoochee River. Footprints, and even the creature itself, have been spotted by the locals.


    Read more »
  • 0

    IICR Inc.

    Ozark, Alabama

    65.1 miles from Shellman, GA

    Our office building is directly in front of the Claybank Church & Cemetery in Ozark, AL. Unusual and unexplained things occur frequently in our building. This has been going on for several years. A large lab book flies off shelf, splatters in floor, breaking the spine of ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Bill Sketoe's Hole - Choctawhatchee Bridge

    Newton, Alabama

    65.2 miles from Shellman, GA

    There are a couple of different accounts as to why Bill Sketoe was hanged. Some claim that he deserted his post to care for a sick wife, other's that he was assisting in local guerilla operations against the army, in any event, he ran afoul of the local confederate ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Holt Cemetery

    Auburn, Alabama

    69 miles from Shellman, GA

    It is said that photos taken here have turned up strange things after being developed, and those who leave tape recorders here will pick up the sound of someone singing.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Lake Tholocco

    Ozark, Alabama

    69.3 miles from Shellman, GA

    On the darkest nights, figures and sounds can be seen and heard in the woods. This is a spot where Confederate armies used to camp during the Civil War.


    Read more »
  • 0

    1880's Josephine Hotel

    Union Springs, Alabama

    69.9 miles from Shellman, GA

    Although the historic hotel is no longer in service, it now is an art museum and a café. Ghostly voices and strange lights have been seen in the building after it has closed down for the night. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Spring Villa

    Opelika, Alabama

    70.4 miles from Shellman, GA

    Allegedly haunted by a former master of the house and slave owner who was killed by one of his slaves. Although this origin story is unlikely since the purported master died after slavery was abolished and also apparently of natural causes, many people are convinced the house is haunted, ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Bellamy Bridge

    Marianna, Florida

    72.1 miles from Shellman, GA

    This is perhaps one of the best-known "haunted" places in Florida. Bellamy Bridge is an old metal bridge dating from 1914, but it is supposedly haunted by Elizabeth Bellamy, who is said to have died nearby nearly 80 years before that. The legend says it was her wedding ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Double Hill Road

    Opelika, Alabama

    75.3 miles from Shellman, GA

    Reportedly haunted by a ghostly horse drawn carriage.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Headless Indian Chiefs - Walker's Town

    Sneads, Florida

    75.9 miles from Shellman, GA

    During the 1830s in the Indian village called Walker's Town, incidents led to the death of two Native American chiefs. The deceased chiefs' heads mysteriously came into the possession of a Dr. Joseph R. Buchanan of Cincinnati, Ohio, who thought he could learn from the dead by studying their skulls. ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Hawkinsville Opera House

    Hawkinsville, Georgia

    76.4 miles from Shellman, GA

    Construction on the Hawkinsville Opera House began in 1907, and the 576-seat theater has been used as a makeshift church and a temporary movie cinema when those respective buildings burned. Now it is a historic theater and possibly home to a ghost, who is said to dim the lights at ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Salem-Shotwell Covered Bridge

    Opelika, Alabama

    76.8 miles from Shellman, GA

    The original bridge was the site of a tragedy when a woman and her two children were crossing it in a car and the bridge collapsed. All three were killed. Urban legend has it that if you put candy on the bridge's edge at night, by the light of your ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    St Luke's Episcopal Church

    Marianna, Florida

    76.9 miles from Shellman, GA

    The Civil War "Battle of Marianna" took place in and around the grounds of St Luke's Episcopal Church, and it is believed that one of the Confederate soldiers killed there still haunts the basement. Witnesses describe seeing the apparition of an elderly, bearded man, dressed in period clothing.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Graceville Bridge

    Graceville, Florida

    76.9 miles from Shellman, GA

    In this version of the bridge ghost, participants put their cars in park on the old bridge. It is said that the ghost of a girl who died nearby will push the car to safety across the bridge.


    Read more »

  • Haunted Monticello, Florida
    Betty Davis and Big Bend Ghost Trackers
  • 0

    Russ House

    Marianna, Florida

    76.9 miles from Shellman, GA

    The historic Russ House, built in 1895, is said to be haunted by several ghosts. The house serves as the home of the Jackson County Chamber of Commerce and the county's visitor center. The grounds were the site of the 1864 Battle of Marianna, where several soldiers were killed. Another ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Ely-Criglar House

    Marianna, Florida

    76.9 miles from Shellman, GA

    Originally the manor house for Francis R. Ely's cotton plantation, this building is often known as "Ely Corner" in relation to the Civil War Battle of Marianna. It is believed that restless spirits from the battle still reside here.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Graceville Spook Lights

    Graceville, Florida

    77.2 miles from Shellman, GA

    A series of ghostly lights have continually been spotted near the intersection of Jones Road and SR 2 at this spot near Gracefille, Florida. Dale Cox in his book "Ghosts of Bellamy Bridge" speculates that this might be related to the lynching of Edward Christian and Hattie Browman which ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Graceville Spook Lights

    Graceville, Florida

    77.2 miles from Shellman, GA

    A series of ghostly lights have continually been spotted near the intersection of Jones Road and SR 2 at this spot near Gracefille, Florida. Dale Cox in his book "Ghosts of Bellamy Bridge" speculates that this might be related to the lynching of Edward Christian and Hattie Browman which ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    University Chapel - Auburn University

    Auburn, Alabama

    77.5 miles from Shellman, GA

    Originally haunted by a ghost dubbed "Sydney", the spirit of a Confederate soldier who died there. Sydney reportedly manifested in the 20's when an acting troupe took over the chapel and he began bedeviling them. Overactive theater students imaginations or evidence of an actual haunting, who knows, but reportedly ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Tuskegee National Forest

    Notasulga, Alabama

    77.5 miles from Shellman, GA

    The area is said to be haunted and cursed by devil worshippers who first used the area in the 1990s.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Old Train Depot

    Auburn, Alabama

    77.7 miles from Shellman, GA

    Many ghost websites make this ludicrous claim about the Train Depot: "It is said that if you go in there, no matter where you go, you always come back to the spot where you came in. " What does that even mean? How is that evidence of a ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Troy State University

    Troy, Alabama

    78.8 miles from Shellman, GA

    Students pass along the tale of the ghost at Pace Hall, a female apparition, and of strange noises and objects that move and shake by themselves. At Shackelford Hall, now reported to be condemned, a ghost named Sally is said to haunt the third floor. She is said to have ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    McLauchlin House

    Havana, Florida

    79 miles from Shellman, GA

    The 1860's house is now used for wedding receptions, but the owner says its not certain that a few unexpected guests may make an appearance. Visitors have reported several mischievous entities, and an eerie presence has been felt on the front porch. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    The Rawls Hotel

    Enterprise, Alabama

    79.1 miles from Shellman, GA

    The original owner, Mr. Rawls, as well as a gaggle of ghostly children are said to haunt this quaint hotel in Enterprise, AL. Numerous reports of hearing ghostly children as well as unexplained events have been reported at this hotel which dates back to 1903.


    Read more »

  • Haunted Savannah
    Georgia R. Byrd
  • 0

    Pondtown Road

    Hartford, Alabama

    80.4 miles from Shellman, GA

    Pondtown Road and Justice Mills Creek are haunted by the apparition of a German Shepard, which was run over by a car. People have claimed to seen and to have heard the frightening apparition. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Allison House Inn

    Quincy, Florida

    80.6 miles from Shellman, GA

    Orbs have shown up in photographs here; reports say that children are especially likely to pick up on the spirits who reside in this inn.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Quincy Leaf Theatre

    Quincy, Florida

    80.6 miles from Shellman, GA

    Now home to the Quincy Music Theatre, "The Leaf" is said to be the home to many different ghosts, all of whom seem friendly and don't cause much in the way of trouble.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Camp Watts - Confederate Graveyard

    Notasulga, Alabama

    82.8 miles from Shellman, GA

    You may see the ghostly apparitions of soldiers here or in the surrounding woods. Their voices and sounds also have been heard.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Tuskegee Army Airfield - Sharpe Airfield

    Tuskegee, Alabama

    84.8 miles from Shellman, GA

    There is no trespassing allowed on this site, as it is owned by a hunting club. Signs posted here reportedly say "Anyone found here at night will be found here in the morning." It is said that the sound of a phantom explosion can be heard as well as the ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Aunt B's - Southern Hospitality

    Elba, Alabama

    88.8 miles from Shellman, GA

    Originally built in 1910 for the family of a doctor, Aunt B's was an inn that was rumored to be haunted. Reports say it is no longer in operation and is for sale. Witnesses say the hauntings here consist of men who try to break into the window or peer ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Velda Mound Park

    Tallahassee, Florida

    89.8 miles from Shellman, GA

    Velda Mound is an archaeological site located in northern Tallahassee, Leon County, Florida, United States. The site was first occupied by peoples of the Fort Walton Culture (a regional variation of the Mississippian culture)[1] in the late prehistoric period and during the protohistoric period was part of the extensive Apalachee ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Wait's Mansion Bed and Breakfast

    Bonifay, Florida

    91.4 miles from Shellman, GA

    Although this bed and breakfast inn is currently up for sale, the 1920's mansion it is housed in is rumoured to be haunted. Visitors have reported cold spots and strange noises, while others claim to have seen strange lights in the house. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Fort Braden Community Center

    Tallahassee, Florida

    92 miles from Shellman, GA

    Built in 1926, the Old Fort Braden School is now the Fort Braden Community Center. People claim strange activities going on there. Doors opening, lights turning off or on by themselves, etc.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Tallahassee Community College

    Tallahassee, Florida

    92.1 miles from Shellman, GA

    Several claims abound at Tallahassee Community College... First, a strange "shadow figure" that appears in certain classrooms. Second, a garbage can lid started hovering in front of a couple of night janitors. And finally there is a female entity occasionally seen about campus, and the strong scent of ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Calvin Phillips Mausoleum - Oakland Cemetery

    Tallahassee, Florida

    92.2 miles from Shellman, GA

    Calvin Phillips built himself the first, and most famous, mausoleum in Oakland Cemetery in 1900. He hired a master carpenter to make a cherry-wood casket in the mausoleum, and when it was finished, he crawled inside, locked the door behind him and died. No one is exactly sure why he ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Sunland Hospital

    Tallahassee, Florida

    92.3 miles from Shellman, GA

    Sunland Hospital was a notorious eyesore in Tallahassee until it was demolished in 2006. Before then though it was a popular spot for amateur ghost hunters, who claimed to have seen all sorts of eerie things within the crumbling walls. Here's a bit of history about the place... Within a year ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Leon County Jail

    Tallahassee, Florida

    92.6 miles from Shellman, GA

    The current Leon County Jail was built in the 1990s, but is in the same spot as the previous one (which housed Ted Bundy for a while). Staff claim to see a female entity walking the halls at night, crying. Shadow figures abound.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Florida State University - Cawthon Hall

    Tallahassee, Florida

    92.7 miles from Shellman, GA

    There is allegedly a poltergeist in the Cawthon Hall dormitory of Florida State University, in Tallahassee. According to the story, a female student was struck by lightning and killed on the roof in the 1940s. Since then, residents report objects moving all on their own, unexplained noises, and ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Old City Cemetery

    Tallahassee, Florida

    92.8 miles from Shellman, GA

    The oldest cemetery in Tallahassee, dating back to 1829. One "resident" of note is Elizabeth Budd Graham (d. 1889) who was known as a "white witch." She has an impressive gravestone that is a must-see.


    Read more »
  • 0

    The Columns

    Tallahassee, Florida

    92.9 miles from Shellman, GA

    This historic home dates back to 1830 and now houses the James Madison Institute. The paranormal activity here centers around the first floor, where the figure of a woman is sometimes seen walking into the fireplace.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Florida State University

    Tallahassee, Florida

    92.9 miles from Shellman, GA

    The local story says that FSU is haunted by Civil War era cadets of the West Florida Cadet Battalion, who will sometimes still be seen drilling on the campus. Power outages are common, especially when a student is showering - and supposedly the letters "TB" are found drawn on ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Chi Omega Sorority House

    Tallahassee, Florida

    93 miles from Shellman, GA

    At this house, serial killer Ted Bundy took two of his victims: Margaret Bowman and Lisa Levy, who were bludgeoned to death. Their ghosts may be walking here still, and in fact some believe they prevented other sorority sisters from walking out of their bedrooms into harm's way on the ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Knott House Museum

    Tallahassee, Florida

    93 miles from Shellman, GA

    This history museum is said to be haunted by a ghost who appeared in a photograph one of the staff members took while doing inventory. The photograph is displayed proudly among the museum's collection.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Governor's Park - Myers House

    Tallahassee, Florida

    93 miles from Shellman, GA

    Myers House was built by Hyman Myers,and it has 19 rooms. It is now abandoned in the middle of Governor's Park. This mansion is quite beautiful and people are seen having picnics and enjoying the view of this magnificent house. Though you can't go inside because it is all boarded ...


    Read more »


» Cemeteries near Shellman, GA

» Find museums in Shellman, GA