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Haunted Graveyards Around the World

Explore legends of spooky cemeteries, abandoned graveyards, ghostly sightings, and haunted grave markers around the world with this collection of links to haunted cemeteries and graveyards.

Bachelor's Grove Cemetery
This abandoned Chicago burial ground is the subject of numerous legends and ghostly tales. More "than 100 different reports of strange phenomena have been collected about the place... including actual apparitions, unexplained sights and sounds, and even glowing balls of light."

Camp Chase Confederate Cemetery
Fresh flowers often mysteriously appear on the grave of a Confederate soldier who is buried here, believed to have been left behind by the famous "Lady in Gray," The ghostly widow, who has been seen walking among the tombstones, lost her husband at the confederate prison camp which existed on this spot during the Civil War.

El Campo Santo Cemetery - San Diego
The now-restored 1849 Roman Catholic cemetery is a popular place for ghost sightings. Some of the graves here were covered over by a street, and others have been desecrated over the years, reportedly leaving the residents restless.

Ghost Lights of Silver Cliff Cemetery, Colorado
Ghost sightings in this haunted cemetery date back to the 1880's, where ghosts of pioneers are believed to be the cause of the blue balls of light that float over the graves.

Graveyards of Chicago
You won't be disappointed in this beautiful collection of tales, photos, and legends for dozens of famous Chicago area cemeteries, including several that are purported to be haunted. Browse through over 700 graven images, each with an accompanying story.

Greenwood Cemetery - Illinois
One of the most famous haunted cemeteries in the midwest, Greenwood Cemetery in Decatur, Illinois, is the site of numerous ghost stories and legends. The Civil War section is the most famous, said to be haunted by the ghosts of Confederate prisoners.

Gypsies Graveyard
The story of this haunted northwest Indiana cemetery begins with a band of gypsies in the 1820's...

Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Formerly known as Hollywood Memorial Park, this Los Angeles, California, cemetery to the stars is reportedly haunted by starlet Virginia Rappe, who allegedly died after a night of debauchery with comedian Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle. Clifton Webb is also reported to haunt his mausoleum here, and a "Lady in Black" is often seen in front of Rudolph Valentino's crypt.

The Mystery of Edgar Allan Poe & the Haunted Catacombs
The Old Western Burial Ground in Baltimore is the final resting place of Edgar Allan Poe, fifteen generals from the Revolutionary War and War of 1812, and other famous individuals. Part of the graveyard can now only be accessed by way of catacombs below Westminster Presbyterian Church where ghosts are said to walk...

Ohio's Creepiest Cemeteries
Guide to some of Ohio's scariest final resting places includes pictures and some haunted tales.

Resurrection Cemetery
Read first person accounts of Resurrection Mary sightings and view photos of the famous burned and twisted bars at the gate of Resurrection Cemetery.

Resurrection Mary - Chicago's Most Famous Ghost
One of America's favorite ghost stories is the tale of the vanishing hitchhiker, Resurrection Mary. Resurrection Cemetery, located in Justice, Illinois, has been home to this famous spirit since the 1930's.

Robinson Woods Indian Burial Grounds
Read about the paranormal occurrances at this Pottawottamie Indian burial ground.

St. Louis Cemetery No. 1 - New Orleans
Multiple ghosts are said to haunt this famous New Orleans cemetery, but one ghost dominates the others - Marie Laveau, the Voodoo Queen of New Orleans.

Stepp Cemetery
Explore ghosts, folklore and the supernatural in one of the most famous haunted cemeteries in the state of Indiana.

Union Cemetery - Easton, Connecticut
A favorite cemetery for ghost photographers, Union Cemetery is most famous for the "White Lady" who has been seen by many walking through the cemetery at night. Other ghosts, including Indian spirits, are also said to haunt the graveyard.

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