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Rumors and legends of hauntings have grown up around these locations for many years, but please remember as you view the images that seeing is not necessarily believing. The Delaware Public Archives does not endorse or deny any of these legends, however, the continued existence of these stories is enough to make you wonder
Enjoy at your own risk!

Click on each photo to read the story behind the haunting legend.

Bethany Beach: Addy-Sea Inn

Bethany Beach: Addy-Sea Inn


Delaware City: Fort Delaware

Delaware City: Ft. Delaware


Christiana Fire Company -- Haunted Delaware

Christiana Fire Company


Ellendale State Forest: Haunted Delaware

Ellendale: Ellendale State Forest


Frederica: Mordington

Frederica: Mordington


Lewes Cannonball House

Lewes: Cannonball House


Newark: Lums Pond State Park

Newark: Lums Pond State Park


Newark: Cooches Bridge

Newark: Cooches Bridge


Amstel House: New Castle Delaware

New Castle: Amstel House


Slaughter Beach: Slaughter Neck

Slaughter Beach: Slaughter Neck


St. George's: Scotts Run Bridge

St. George’s: Scotts Run Bridge


Wilmington: Bancroft Academy

Wilmington: Bancroft Academy


Wilmington: Rockwood Mansion

Wilmington: Rockwood Mansion


Woodland: Cannon Hall

Woodland: Cannon Hall

 


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