Haunted Places in Timonium, Maryland



  • 0

    Hampton House

    Towson, Maryland

    This 1700s mansion, now a house museum, is said to be the home of several ghosts including Priscilla Ridgely of the original owners' family, whose apparition has been seen throughout the house, and Cygnet Swann, an 1800s resident, the daughter of Governor Swann, who died under mysterious circumstances. Her apparition ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Club Charles

    Baltimore, Maryland

    8.8 miles from Timonium, MD

    This urban bar is rumoured to be haunted by an allied double agent known as 'Frenchie', who lived in an apartment above the club. Staff and diners have reportedly seen him dressed in a waiters uniform, but when approached, he vanishes. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Improved Order of Heptasophs - Baltimore Theatre Project

    Baltimore, Maryland

    9.2 miles from Timonium, MD

    Built in the 1880s by the Improved Order of Heptasophs (Greek for “seven wise men”), the structure was later used as a dance hall. The ghost who resides here is believed to be from that period. He has been seen wearing a suit and playing the piano.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Leakin Park

    Baltimore, Maryland

    10 miles from Timonium, MD

    Around 70 bodies have been dumped at this site. Not too many people know that though it is a very beautiful, and local place. People go on hikes there not knowing what goes on there. No specific information on hauntings, though it is peculiar that so many murderers seem ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Edgar Allan Poe Residence

    Baltimore, Maryland

    10.1 miles from Timonium, MD

    This historic house was formerly the residence of the poet and writer, and is rumoured to be haunted by him and a heavyset woman in grey, believed to be his wife. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Westminster Hall

    Baltimore, Maryland

    10.2 miles from Timonium, MD

    The Westminster Presbyterian Western Burial Ground and Presbyterian Church yard are said to be haunted by many spirits. The 1786 burial ground and 1852 church are said to be visited often by the ghost of author Edgar Allan Poe as well as many other spirits. Muffled screams are heard and ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Lord Baltimore Hotel

    Baltimore, Maryland

    10.2 miles from Timonium, MD

    This 1928 hotel is said to be haunted; the spirit of a little girl is rumored to reside on the 19th floor. A ghostly couple wearing formal attire also has been seen.


    Read more »
  • 0

    USS Constellation

    Baltimore, Maryland

    10.5 miles from Timonium, MD

    This ship, built in 1797, boasts several ghosts, including: Neil Harvey, who was executed when he left his assigned station at his gun in fear during a 1799 battle with the French; Captain Thomas Truxtun, seen in an old-fashioned Navy uniform; Carl Hansen, ship's watchman until 1965, whose ghost likes ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    USCGC Taney

    Baltimore, Maryland

    10.5 miles from Timonium, MD

    Investigated by TV's Ghost Hunters, the U.S. Coast Guard ship Taney is the only surviving combat ship from Pearl Harbor, and it was attacked 119 times by kamikaze pilots during World War II. It is said to be haunted by former crewman whose apparitions are seen and footsteps and voices ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    USS Torsk

    Baltimore, Maryland

    10.5 miles from Timonium, MD


    Read more »
  • 0

    The Wharf Rat

    Baltimore, Maryland

    10.8 miles from Timonium, MD

    Patrons at this eighteenth century tavern have reportedly seen the apparition of a distressed local man. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Whistling Oyster

    Baltimore, Maryland

    10.8 miles from Timonium, MD

    This upmarket seafood restaurant and bar is haunted by a spirit that can be heard running up and down a flight of stairs that were removed almost a century ago. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Waterfront Hotel

    Baltimore, Maryland

    10.8 miles from Timonium, MD

    Built in 1771, the former hotel is currently a restaurant. Witnesses have reported hearing voices and footsteps coming from the empty upper floors.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Admiral Fell Inn

    Baltimore, Maryland

    10.8 miles from Timonium, MD

    This known-to-be-haunted inn dating back to the 1700s is a spot where ghosts may have a party the living can hear; noises are heard coming from empty floors.


    Read more »
  • 0

    The Horse You Came In On Saloon

    Baltimore, Maryland

    10.8 miles from Timonium, MD

    The Horse You Came In On, established in 1775, was the last place author Edgar Allen Poe was seen before his 1849 death. His ghost has been seen walking down the street toward the saloon, and is known to drink cognac that bartenders leave out for him. Floating orbs of ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Fort McHenry

    Baltimore, Maryland

    12.2 miles from Timonium, MD

    Lt. Levi Clagett's apparition has been said to appear walking, or even floating, around the fort, the bombardment of which inspired Francis Scott Key to write the U.S. National Anthem.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Jericho Covered Bridge

    Kingsville, Maryland

    12.5 miles from Timonium, MD

    Built in 1865, this bridge is said to startle some folks who go inside and see the ghosts of slaves hanging from the rafters. Others dispute this, since it was built after the end of slavery and the Civil War. Other witnesses describe the ghost of a woman seen walking ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Mt. Ida

    Ellicott City, Maryland

    15 miles from Timonium, MD

    Mt. Ida is a historic 1800s mansion that is said to be the residence of a ghost. In the 1850s Judge John Snowden Tyson purchased the home. His daughter, "Miss Ida" Tyson, was the last of the family to live here, and folks say it is her ghost who still ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    The Judges Bench

    Ellicott City, Maryland

    15.1 miles from Timonium, MD

    Once Berger's Grocery, the bar is known for the ghost of daughter Mary Berger. She hanged herself in 1962 when her parents refused to let her date a local boy. Her apparition has been seen ever since.


    Read more »
  • 0

    The Diamondback Tavern

    Ellicott City, Maryland

    15.1 miles from Timonium, MD

    This laid-back tavern used to be known as the Tiber River Tavern. Unknown spirits are said to occasionally move things around in the bar area, and visitors have heard unexplained voices there as well.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Wayside Inn

    Ellicott City, Maryland

    16.9 miles from Timonium, MD

    A female ghost is said to haunt the inn; another account tells of a witness who heard a door open and then the sound of approaching footsteps, but no one was there.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Cockey's Tavern

    Westminster, Maryland

    21.8 miles from Timonium, MD

    This 1830's tavern is haunted by the apparition of a soldier, who has been heard marching up a flight of stairs to the second floor. The ghost has also been known to slam doors. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Union Hotel Restaurant

    Port Deposit, Maryland

    28.8 miles from Timonium, MD

    The building, now a restaurant, is said to have been a hotel and tavern in the 1700s. Folks say it is haunted by a ghostly lady in a blue gown, who has been seen by the owner and some of the employees.


    Read more »
  • 0

    U.S. Naval Institute

    Annapolis, Maryland

    31.7 miles from Timonium, MD

    The U.S. Naval Institute was a former home for the poor and mentally unstable, then a Civil War hospital. It is said to be haunted by a patient, a soldier named Jimmy Sutton who died in 1907. He is suspected to have been shot in an argument over a woman. ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Fletchertown Road

    Bowie, Maryland

    32.1 miles from Timonium, MD

    The Goat Man is an urban legend about a being who escaped from the nearby Department of Agriculture Research Center. Said to be a product of a human-animal breeding experiment, the escaped Goat Man murdered and ate many victims in the 1950s and '60s. As recently as the 1970s, something ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Galway Bay Restaurant

    Annapolis, Maryland

    32.4 miles from Timonium, MD

    This late nineteenth century restaurant and pub serves up a variety of spirits, including whisky, scotch and even some ghost stories. Staff working late hours have reported the apparition of a servant girl in the basement, while diners have reportedly mistaken her for a staff member in the courtyard. ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Governor Calvert House

    Annapolis, Maryland

    32.4 miles from Timonium, MD

    This elegant old-fashioned hotel was formerly the residence of the state governor, and is rumoured to be haunted. Guests and staff have reportedly encountered the apparition of a man in period clothing, the spirit of a woman who committed suicide during the 1940's and a male presence known as ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Paca House and Garden

    Annapolis, Maryland

    32.4 miles from Timonium, MD

    At this preserved historic museum site, an apparition of a man has been seen wearing colonial clothing and peering out the upper windows. Some believe he is William Paca himself, a former Maryland governor and signer of the Declaration of Independence.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Rams Head Tavern

    Annapolis, Maryland

    32.4 miles from Timonium, MD

    Built around 1831, the tavern has a legend relating to a ghost named Amy. She had been a prostitute employed by tavern guests, and died on the job. A bedpost, said to be hers, is on display in the downstairs bar. Her apparition has been seen by staff and even ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Reynolds Tavern

    Annapolis, Maryland

    32.4 miles from Timonium, MD

    Mary Reynolds, who inherited the place after her husband William died in 1777, is the haunt who resides here. Witnesses have reported that objects move, and a ghostly woman's voice has been heard singing Christmas carols. The ghost also is said to have broken a dish during a ghost-hunting investigation.


    Read more »

  • Spooky York, Pennsylvania
    Scott D. Butcher
  • 0

    The Maryland Inn

    Annapolis, Maryland

    32.4 miles from Timonium, MD

    This hotel dates back to 1772, and is the oldest continuously operated hotel in the country. And, according to staff and guests, it may just be the most haunted as well. Visitors and employees at the inn have reported cold spots, the scent of perfume, ghostly voices, disembodied footsteps ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Middleton Tavern

    Annapolis, Maryland

    32.5 miles from Timonium, MD

    The tavern is housed in a 1740 former private residence. It is said to be haunted by a ghost nicknamed Roland who has been seen in the first-floor dining rooms. He wears Revolutionary War-era clothing and looks out the window toward the water. He brings with him the smell of ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Witch's Grave - Truxton Park

    Annapolis, Maryland

    33.1 miles from Timonium, MD

    The witch's grave is said to be found at Truxton Park, in the woods past the third baseball field near a slanted tree. The witch is said to have been buried here in the 1800s but escaped from the grave, never to be seen again. Rumor has it that on ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Glenn Dale Hospital

    Glenn Dale, Maryland

    34.4 miles from Timonium, MD

    Glenn Dale Hospital, built in 1934, was once a tuberculosis sanatorium with 23 buildings. It closed because of asbestos problems in 1981. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in November 2011 and is regularly patrolled by police. The Goat Man of Maryland, a half-man, half-goat creature, ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Duncan Hallow

    Frederick, Maryland

    36.1 miles from Timonium, MD

    A cabin was built by a hermit named Fred Quick on the property of a local farmer. One day his body was found dead in his cabin with his wife missing. Later in the 70's the owner of the farm found signs of satanic rituals being preformed in the ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Penn Common

    York, Pennsylvania

    36.3 miles from Timonium, MD

    Penn Common is said to be the favorite haunting spot of several long-deceased men, soldiers who were executed upon the orders of Anthony Wayne.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Kent Manor Inn

    Stevensville, Maryland

    36.5 miles from Timonium, MD

    The ghost of former inn resident Alexander Thompson reportedly haunts the building after hanging himself in Room #210 of the hotel. Disembodied voices and footsteps have been heard, doors open and close by themselves and guests staying in the room where he died have reported smelling cigar smoke. Strange lights ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Lake Linganore

    New Market, Maryland

    36.7 miles from Timonium, MD

    Orbs and unexplained sounds have been reported in the woods around this lake, where rumor has it that a child drowns every year. Bubbles also have been seen rising to the surface.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Historic York Prison

    York, Pennsylvania

    37.1 miles from Timonium, MD

    This historic prison is now abandoned, but was built in 1906 and decommissioned in 1979. Visitors have reported being followed around the building by the apparitions of criminals, and have seen and smelt someone lighting a cigarette when there is no one around. (Submitted by Callum Swift)


    Read more »
  • 0

    Beall-Dawson House

    Rockville, Maryland

    37.6 miles from Timonium, MD

    This restored 1815 home and museum site is haunted by an apparition. Speculators say it may be original builder Upton Beall, his wife Jane, or one of their daughters: Jane, Mathilda or Margaret. Some suppose it also could be a household slaves. Ghost tours are offered around Halloween.


    Read more »

  • Ghosthunting Maryland
    Michael J. Varhola

    Haunted Eastern Shore
    Mindie Burgoyne
  • 0

    The Lightner Farmhouse

    Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

    39 miles from Timonium, MD

    This farmhouse, built during the Civil War, was once even used as a war hospital. Around its grounds, ghosts have been spotted reliving the war.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Bladensburg Dueling Grounds

    Colmar Manor, Maryland

    39.1 miles from Timonium, MD

    When dueling was outlawed in the district limits, this area, now a park, became the spot where men could defend their honor. The apparition of Commodore Stephen Decatur, killed here in 1820, has been seen here, as well as other shadowy figures.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Landon House

    Frederick, Maryland

    39.6 miles from Timonium, MD

    Built in 1754, this home was used as a Civil War makeshift hospital after a deadly battle nearby. Witnesses have heard phantom screams, cries, and prayers, or the sounds of soldiers begging for help. In the basement, where slaves once were kept and abused, folks have reported cold spots, taps ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Bechtel Mansion Inn

    East Berlin, Pennsylvania

    39.7 miles from Timonium, MD

    This inn, housed in a 1897 building, has been visited by strange noises, residual smells, and a ghost named Flossie who is said to have died in the house in the 1920s. She has been seen on the turret's balcony. She also may be the one who makes objects mysteriously ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Caldwell Hall - Catholic University of America

    Washington, District of Columbia

    40.2 miles from Timonium, MD

    A ghost story told at this historic university explains some mysterious lights and an apparition that appears in Caldwell Hall's attic window. The spirit is said to belong to a priest who took a fatal fall from the window after discovering a book on exorcism.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Kerby Hall - Trinity Washington University

    Washington, District of Columbia

    40.7 miles from Timonium, MD

    This hall is rumored to be haunted by a student who died in the late 1960s. She has been seen in both the staircase and the 5th-floor lounge, as well as in some dorm rooms.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Little Round Top

    Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

    41 miles from Timonium, MD

    According to reports, soldiers are still active at this site. Per one story, some Civil War re-enactors working on the film Gettysburg at this site were approached here by a Union soldier. They assumed he, like them, was an extra working on the film. He handed them some ammunition for ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Slaughter Pen

    Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

    41.2 miles from Timonium, MD

    According to those in the know, this area is haunted by the ghost of a young girl who wears a white dress.


    Read more »
  • 0

    Devil's Den

    Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

    41.2 miles from Timonium, MD

    At this historic site, a boulder-ridden hill and Gettysburg Battlefield location, ghostly soldiers are reported to be seen. It is said that these soldiers are from the battle's second day. One soldier who frequents the site has been described as having long gray hair and dirty, torn clothing of buckskin. ...


    Read more »
  • 0

    Triangular Field

    Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

    41.3 miles from Timonium, MD

    Visitors to this site have reported hearing the harrowing sounds of battle, although nothing appears to be happening on the quiet field. It is also said that cameras will always fail to work at this site.


    Read more »

  • Ghosts of Maryland
    Mike Ricksecker


» Cemeteries near Timonium, MD

» Find museums in Timonium, MD