Hampton House - Real Haunts in Towson MD
- 535 Hampton Lane
- Towson, MD
- (410) 823-1309
This mansion dates back to the 1700s and now operates as a museum. Rumors say there are a number of ghosts haunting the place, including that of Priscilla Ridgely of the original owners' family. Her apparition has been spotted throughout the house, along with the ghost of Cygnet Swann, a resident from the 1800s who was the daughter of Governor Swann and died under mysterious circumstances. Her apparition has also been seen, and heard playing the harpsichord in her room. Tom is a third ghost who resides here, and is said to be the former butler. Two other ghosts linger here, but their identities are unknown. One likes to unlocked and unlatch the locked doors, and the others makes noise in the tack room.
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My daughter’s and I were on a tour at the Hampton Mansion. The tour guide was explaining how each bell leading to the butler’s kitchen was once used to call for thier individual servant. (Each had their own bell) Well, juat as she said how they are now disconnected, all of them rang simultaneously. Everyone looked up and at each other as if saying, “What’s with that?” I think we were all too shocked and too scares to speak on it. Posted 8/10/18
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