From Lexington to Louisville, Bowling Green to Owensboro, the Bluegrass State is full of terrifyingly haunted cemeteries, universities, and forests. Which is why The Speakeasy presents our picks for the most haunted places in Kentucky! Enjoy!
Darkening Developments by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)
“Wku Center Campas” by Bbadgett (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:WKU_Center_Campas.jpg) is licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/deed.en)
“WKU Guthrie” by Cec1218 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Cec1218) is in the Public Domain
“Sunrise at Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill, Kentucky” by DavidCrumm (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Sunrise_at_Shaker_Village_at_Pleasant_Hill,_Kentucky.JPG) is licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/deed.en)
“The Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill” by Carl Wycoff (https://www.flickr.com/photos/carlwwycoff/) is licensed under CC BY 2. (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/)
“Perryville Battlefield” by Matt Turner (https://www.flickr.com/photos/m_t_t/) is licensed under CC BY 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/)
“Union Monument in Perryville” by Bedford (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Bedford) is in the Public Domain
“Main Building – University of Kentucky – DSC09119” by Daderot is in the Public Domain
“James F. Hardymon Building – University of Kentucky – DSC09128” by Daderot is in the Public Domain
“Bivouac of the Dead Cave Hill Cemetery” by Bedford (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Bedford) is in the Public Domain
“Cave Hill National Cemetery” by Bedford (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Bedford) is in the Public Domain
“Kentucky State Capitol” by Kittugwiki (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kentucky_State_Capitol.jpg) is licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/deed.en)
“Doe Run M2” by Bedford (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Bedford) is in the Public Domain
“Doe Run Inn” by Bedford (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Bedford) is in the Public Domain
“Kentucky State Penitentiary from east” by Nyttend (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Nyttend) is in the Public Domain
“KY-State-Penitentiary” by Acdixon (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Acdixon) is in the Public Domain
“Entire back of building” by Aaron Vowels (https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/) is licensed under CC BY 2.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/)
“Waverlyhillssanatorium” by Kris Arnold is in the Public Domain
“Kentucky and Barkley Lakes aerial view” (https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kentucky_and_Barkley_Lakes_aerial_view.jpg) by George Green, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
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