Harpers Ferry, West Virginia: Museum of the Supernatural (Closed)

A long-time haunted house is now the home of a ghost hunter who has turned it into a museum of the supernatural.

Harpers Ferry Haunted Cottage and Museum of the Supernatural

Directions:
Haunted Cottage. From the river bridge on the southeast side of Harpers Ferry, drive west 1 mile on US 340. Turn left (south) onto Washington/Shenandoah St., then quickly turn right onto Campground Rd. Just before the KOA campground, turn right onto Old Taylor Lane. Booth House is on the left.
Hours:
July 2014: Reported closed by owner.
Harpers Ferry, West Virginia - Paranormal Museum: Yes, It’s Haunted
National Paranormal History Museum and Research Center: Professional ghost hunter Vince Wilson has moved into the haunted "Booth House" and opened it as an attraction. [02/22/2010] Complete Story...

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Demon. Harpers Ferry Haunted Cottage and Museum of the Supernatural

A fun stop, whether you're a believer or skeptic. We couldn't get there during regular hours, but the owner was happy to provide a private after-hours tour and it was pretty fun -- especially the room of curiosities. They have a vampire, a Fiji mermaid, and a Jersey Devil! I even got a chance to "ghost hunt!"

[Lauren Adasiak Cocilova, 01/26/2014]
Creature in the National Paranormal History Museum. National Paranormal History Museum

Curator Vince was very nice. He was preparing for an overnight ghost hunt, but allowed me a solo tour nonetheless. Pretty neat little set-up. Funky oddities and definitely a weird/creepy feel while you're here! Appalachian Trail and KOA campground adjacent.

[Frankspats.com, 02/13/2012]
The Haunted Cottage/Paranormal History Museum

I am the curator for the Paranormal History Museum and Haunted Cottage of Harpers Ferry. We are adding a new attraction soon: An Exhibition of the Supernatural. It will have a vampire mummy, a fiji mermaid, Roswell Alien and more.

[Vincent Wilson, 08/13/2011]

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