Colonial Williamsburg Ghost Tour Blog

A bridge crosses a deep gorge along the Virginia Creeper Trail

Apparitions at Abingdon

Apparitions at AbingdonHistoric town has three must-visit haunted structures.The town of Abingdon lies in Washington County, Virginia. It will take you about five hours to drive there from Col... Read More

Bassett Hall

Bassett Hall

Bassett HallMajestic Williamsburg home, once owned by the Rockefellers, offers haunts and history. Bassett Hall. Image Source: Emerging Civil War Colonial StreetsMany of Colonial Williamsbur... Read More

Haunted Roanoke

Haunted Roanoke

Haunted RoanokeColonial transportation hub is chock-full of haunted places and urban legends.Bordered by the Blue Ridge Mountains and the Appalachian Mountains, Roanoke, Virginia offers pictur... Read More

Phantom Coach at Carter Hall

Phantom Coach at Carter Hall

Phantom Coach at Carter HallMagnificent Millwood estate is  believed to be haunted by members of the Burwell family.Carter Hall is a gorgeous estate located in Millwood, Virginia, right off o... Read More

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

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 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 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 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

USS Yorktown

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

The Ghost Nanny of Fall Hill

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