with Author, Jannette Quackenbush

Explore your county. Discover the folklore. Find your scary place.

Franklin County, Ohio

Ghost stories and legends from around Ohio. Find your scary place.

 

Ghost Stories and Local Legends:

The Kelton House Museum

The Kelton House Museum Columbus, OH 43215

Ghostly apparitions of soldiers and workers have been seen inside and around the back of Kelton House.

Greenlawn Cemetery

Greenlawn Cemetery Columbus, OH 43223

If you knock on the Hayden Mausoleum door at Greenlawn Cemetery, you will hear someone. . . or something knock in return.

Fort Hayes

Fort Hayes Columbus, OH 43215 Once the Columbus

Arsenal, this property was a recruiting and training post for many soldiers from the Civil War through the Vietnam War. Now called Fort Hayes, it is haunted by the ghost of soldiers who came to the camp including one killed in front of this building by the explosion of a cannon.