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The Hidden Trunk: The Tragic Life of May Woolsey

While doing renovations in his home in Sacramento, California, a man found what appeared to be some sort of old chest. What they found inside told a sad tale of the tragic death of a child named May Woolsey.

  • November 16, 2020
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Exploring the Paranormal

Ghostly World is your portal to the paranormal. Learn about haunted places, ghost towns, and abandoned spaces from around the world and explore unexplained paranormal phenomena, mysterious happenings, macabre and forgotten history, and more.


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Louisvillle, Kentucky
Featured Haunt
Waverly Hills Sanatorium

Waverly Hills Sanatorium in Louisville, Kentucky is widely regarded as the “world’s most haunted location.” The hospital was built during the tuberculosis outbreak sweeping the southern side of the nation.

“The world’s most haunted location.”

Featured Haunts
Haunted Places
James T. Staples Riverboat in Bladon Springs, Alabama

The James T. Staples riverboat (officially registered as the Jas. T. Staples, also known as the Big Jim) was a Tombigbee River stern-wheel paddle steamer belonging to Captain Norman Staples, the boat’s designer who named it after his father.

Russell Cave National Monument in Bridgeport, Alabama

The Russell Cave National Monument was a sacred burial site that is at least 10,000 years old.

Bladon Springs Cemetery in Bladon Springs, Alabama

The Bladon Springs Cemetery is haunted by Captain Norman Staples, captain of the James T. Staples riverboat. Staples experienced hardships brought on by a large steamboat company’s unethical practices and desire to establish a monopoly over all boats on the Alabama rivers.

Stories & Articles
Inside of Alcatraz prison

Ghosts & Spirits

Haunted Places

Places inhabited by ghosts, wandering spirits, and demonic entities.

An abandoned building.

Defunct Buildings & Empty Spaces

Abandoned Places

Buildings without use, empty houses, and places reclaimed by nature.

A ghost town

Lonesome Towns

Ghost Towns

Uninhabited towns, contaminated cities, and mysterious vacancies.

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9:30–6:00, Monday Until 8:00

Museum Location

2270 S Real Camino Lake California

The Loquet Museum fuels a journey of discovery across time to enable
solutions for a brighter future rich in nature and culture.