Graveyards have always been a place which give us chills when we visit them at the night. If the graveyards become haunted, that would be like challenging your heartbeat. No one knows whether ghosts, spirits, angels exist or not. There are beliefs all around. Some believe, some don't. Whatever may be the case, These cemeteries will surely make your heart skip a beat. Hold back, read all of them. Don't forget to share this to your friend if you are world traveler. You can follow us on twitter at @evrystory.
Lots of Haunted stories are rampant. This is one of the most creepiest places in the world. Many of the tombs are opened here. This town had mines and when mines were destroyed, this place was left deserted. The slaves who died here lived in very paltry state. Eyewitnesses have reported that when the sun goes down, the dead rise from their graves and begin walking toward the town.
The skeletons can be seen here as the graves are open. Those slaves died a painful death and they still haunt the place.
The Old Jewish Cemetery lies in the Josefov, the Jewish Quarter of Prague in the Czech Republic. According to Jew Religious Laws, the Jews must not destroy Jewish graves and not allowed to remove the tombstones. This graveyard has grave above a grave.
When the Land became less for burying Jews and they were out of money, they brought the soil on the grave. Many layers were made one above another, there are 12 layers of graves. There are 12000 tombstones currently visible and over 1,00,000 Jews have been buried here. It's believed that ghosts still haunt this place and there are usual sighting for this place.
The Catacombs of Paris are underground burial centers in Paris, France. As Paris grew into a multi national hub of all Europeans settling there, it ran out of spaces for Cemeteries. So they started burying in tunnels, moving bones from the cemeteries five stories underground into Paris' former quarries.
Before the entrance to the ossuary, there's an underground space used for themed exhibitions . As visitors pass into the ossuary, they walk under a doorway with a haunting inscription above: "Arrete, c'est ici l'empire de la mort!" (Stop! This is the empire of death!). The constant temperature is 57 F and it's chilling here.
The Merry Cemetery is in the village of Sapanta, MaramureÅŸ county, Romania.
The cemetries are beautiful and colorful. This cemetery has always got the attraction of tourists because the only cemetery in world which is coloured. These tombs are coloured because the people who lived there believed that life after death is beautiful new start.
All the tombstones have funny epitaphs on them. Surely, this graveyard looks surreal in night.
In this Cemetry, many famous people are buried including The Nobel prize winner and Presidents of Argentina. This Place has very touching story. A young Girl, Rufina was pronounced dead by 3 doctors at the age of 19 and she was buried alive. After few days a worker at cemetery noticed that her coffin had moved a little and had scratch marks, it was known later that the girl was alive and died inside of suffocation.
When Rufina's father heard this, he was devastated and rebuilt her grave to portray his daughter opening the doors to her own grave. At night the gruesome shadow of her former self wanders around the cemetery and unearths dead bodies to ensure they haven't suffered the same ugly fate.
Highgate Cemetery is a place of burial in north London, England. There are approximately 170,000 people buried in around 53,000 graves at Highgate Cemetery.
It's believed that the Cemetery was intruded by Vampires in 1960s when some people claimed that they have sighted super natural activities and a grey men. There are one more story which says "A man whose car broke down near the cemetery came face to face with a ghoul with glowing red eyes that peered at him through the graveyard's iron gates."
The most famous burial in the East cemetery is arguably that of Karl Marx. There are many other notable artists who have been buried here. It also contains the graves of 316 Commonwealth service personnel, in both the East and West Cemeteries, 257 from the 1st World War and 59 from the second.
The ghost of an insane old woman has been seen racing among the gravestones, her gray hair flowing behind her as she searches for her children, whom she allegedly murdered.
Edgar Allan Poe was notable american Poet, editor, author. The cause of his death is uncertain. This Cemetery has the grave of Edgar Allan Poe. A famous and unsolved mystery involves a man who has been seen in the graveyard for more than fifty years. Whoever this strange figure may be, he is always described in the same way. Dressed completely in black, including a black fedora and a black scarf to hide his face, he carries a walking stick and strolls into the cemetery every year on January 19, the birth date of Edgar Allan Poe. On every occasion, he has left behind a bottle of cognac and three red roses on the gravesite of the late author. After placing these items with care, he then stands, tips his hat and walks away. The offerings always remain on the grave, although one year, they were accompanied by a note, bearing no signature, which read: "Edgar, I haven't forgotten you."
Life-sized statues of angels and people adorn this cemetery. To roam around the graveyard and bump into one of these, confusing it with an actual human being, is perhaps one of the last things you want to ever happen.
Visitors who have made midnight trips to the cemetery have fallen victim to various mysterious phenomenon many of them have reported experiencing missing time. They have found that although according to their watches they have spent several hours in the cemetery when all they remember is next to nothing! One of the strangest stories about Stull supposedly appeared in Time magazine in either 1993 or 1995 (depending on the version you hear). This story claims that Pope John Paul II allegedly ordered his private plane to fly around eastern Kansas while on his way to a public appearance in Colorado. The reason for this, the story claims, was that the Pope did not want to fly over unholy ground. One of the most important legends is that the church serves as one of the seven portals to hell. The devil reportedly makes a personal appearance in the cemetery on Halloween at midnight to visit the grave of a witch with whom the devil had a child. Their child is said to materialize in the surrounding woods, taking on the form of a werewolf.
This place has the memorial for soldiers who died fighting in Spanish War, world War and American War. There are several sightings been observed from this place. A headless horseman, probably an officer is still holding forth, riding his horse around, encouraging his troops. He was probably decapitated during hand to hand combat at some point, or perhaps was the unlucky recipient of a direct hit from a cannonball
Phantom soldiers and apparitions are still seen marching in formation and riding horses in their fight against their enemy. All of these tales made us feel creepy and some of them also were so horrifying. Share this story so that everyone could know about these amazing cemeteries.