Lancaster, Ohio: Fairfield County Infirmary

Tour an abandoned, supposedly haunted, 1828 infirmary. Also on the property: the "Twisty" buses from American Horror Story: Freak Show.

Address:
1587 Granville Pike, Lancaster, OH
Directions:
A mile north of town, on the west side of OH-37/Granville Pike, a large brick building right next to the highway.
Hours:
By appt only. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
740-994-1230
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Twisty bus.

Fairfield County Infirmary

Originally opened in 1828, the Fairfield County Infirmary was a home for the poor and downtrodden. Taken over by county offices in the mid-1980s and left abandoned in 2013. It saw activity through Habitat for Humanity from 2017-2019 and is now used for paranormal exploration. Public and private tours. Also on the property are the authentic "Twisty" busses from "American Horror Story: Freak Show."

[Christopher Hughes, 10/30/2020]

Unlike most terror haunts of the undead, this one is conveniently next to a highway and quick escape options.


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