The Most Haunted Places in Charlottesville, Virginia
Charlottesville is a city rich in history and historic landmarks. The city was founded in founded 1762 and has lived through the civil war and early colonizers. This large city is situated 100 miles southwest of Washington, D.C.
It's no surprise that within the city lines there are multiple haunted locations. Let's take a closer look.
This Sanitarium is actually considered to be one of the most haunted places on earth. Founded in 1932, it served as a mental hospital for decades before it was abandoned altogether. Today, all that remains are the ruins of this building and its troubled history. Here’s more on why DeJarnette Sanitarium, an abandoned Virginia hospital, is among the most haunted places on earth. (It's important to note that the DeJarnette Center is permanently closed and cannot be visited).