Colonial Williamsburg Ghost Tour Blog

A Tale of Two Taverns: Shields Tavern and Wetherburn’s Tavern

A Tale of Two TavernsVirginia sure has tons of haunted taverns. We have blogged about many of them, including the Swan Tavern in Yorktown; the Raleigh Tavern and the King’s Arms in Colonial Will... Read More

Haunted Hanover County

Haunted Hanover CountyAbout one hour’s drive away from Colonial Williamsburg lies the haunted county of Hanover. People have encountered ghosts at Hanover Tavern, spotted apparitions of soldiers... Read More

Church Hill

Church HillThere is an old house in Gloucester County that is shrouded in misery and rumored to be haunted. The building, known as Church Hill, was owned by the prominent Throckmorton family.  A... Read More

The Orrell House

The Orrell HouseThe Orrell House is an old colonial home that currently operates as an inn. It offers guests a true taste of 18th century life through its architecture and décor. But visitors hav... Read More

USS Yorktown

The USS YorktownThe USS Yorktown is a haunted living musem that's sure to delight ghost hunters and fear fans. Encounter maritime spirits and relive important American naval battles aboard this gr... Read More

The Ghost Nanny of Fall Hill

The Ghost Nanny of Fall HillSpirit of a gentle Indian nurse still looking after Fredericksburg estate.Fall Hill, a plantation located in Fredericksburg, Virginia, is rumored to be haunted by t... Read More

Bigfoot in Virginia

Bigfoot in VirginiaBesides ghosts and ghouls, Virginia also boasts forest monsters.Image Source: A few weeks ago, in our post on the Great Dismal Swamp, we mentioned the story... Read More

The Great Dismal Swamp

The Great Dismal SwampVirginia’s most haunted natural feature.The Great Dismal Swamp is one of the largest wilderness areas on the Eastern Seaboard. It covers parts of southeastern Virgini... Read More

Adam Thoroughgood House

Adam Thoroughgood HouseVirginia Beach, VAAdam Thoroughgood HouseImage Source: Bluffton.eduLast year, we ranked the Top 25 Most Haunted Places in Virginia, and included Virginia Beach’s... Read More

The Ghosts of Norfolk, Virginia

The Ghosts of Norfolk, VirginiaNaval city is just as paranormally active as Colonial Williamsburg!Norfolk, VirginiaImage Source: Nations OnlineAbout an hour’s drive south from Colonial ... Read More