Top 5 Most Haunted Places To Visit In Texas [VIDEO,PICS]
Look I get it. Tis the season to get spooked! I don't have to like it but omg am I glutton for punishment, when there are scary movies all month on tv or a haunting show on the tube, I pause and watch, then can't sleep later. Smh. Well either way if this is your thing, check out this list of the most haunted places to visit right here in Texas.
BRAGG ROAD ALSO KNOWN AS GHOST ROAD IN SARATOGA
legend has it that there is a light on this long stretch of dirt road that appears and disappears randomly in the middle of the night. It is said that the light is the ghost of a railroad worker who was decapitated years ago in a railway accident, and the light comes from his lantern as he searches down this dirt road for his head.
EXCELSIOR HOUSE AND JEFFERSON HOTEL IN JEFFERSON, TX
Excelsior House is said to be home to a headless ghost that you can typically encounter on the second floor
at the Jefferson Hotel guests have reportedly seen a strange male figure in a long black trench coat
said to be haunted by 1 of the first ever zoo keepers Hans Nagel who was shot and killed on the grounds
another worker has seen a small figure who leans on a doorway, thinking it was a coworker she goes back to work only to realize no one was ever there to begin with
several of the zoo employees avoid certain areas including a back door to the zoo where they claim there are 'negative forces' in that particular entry way that they have felt
BAKER HOTEL MINERAL WELLS, TX
this hotel was featured on the December 7, 2012, episode of Ghost Adventures
A man by the name of TD Baker built the hotel in the 1920's. He is believed to haunt the Baker Suite on the 11th floor. Baker reportedly died in his room and now he endlessly roams the halls. You can tour the Baker Hotel and guests on the tour are encouraged to knock on the door of his suite so as not to make him mad when they enter. The entire 11th floor is said to smell of cigar smoke as Mr. Baker loved to smoke cigars and Baker has a pick pocket habit as his ghost has been known to steal from the pockets and purses of those on the tour, only to turn up later as employees are locking up for the night on the floor of his suite.
There are reportedly a total of 49 spirits that haunt this hotel.
MARFA LIGHTS US ROUTE 67
strange balls of light, or glowing orbs as some say that appear and no one can explain why
they only appear a handful of times throughout the year and no one knows exactly what they are-locals believe them to be a 'supernatural force'
Would you visit or have you visited any of these haunted locations in Texas?