Visit at your own risk.
Most travelers avoid staying at haunted houses, preferring to stay at bed-and-breakfasts or inns without sordid pasts or resident ghosts. Some travelers, though, consider paranormal activity to be the hallmark of a great vacation.
If you’re one of those travelers who longs for adventures filled with ghost stories and goosebumps, have we got an itinerary for you. The U.S. has plenty of houses with dark pasts and frightening stories of ghosts and ghouls, so if you’re looking for a chilling vacation destination, consider adding one of these haunted houses to your travel plans—or just tour these creepy sites from the safety of your home.