Haunted Lancaster: Massacre of the Conestoga

On December 27, 1763, vigilantes broke into the Lancaster County workhouse to massacre the last of…

Haunted Lancaster: Christopher Franciscus and the Hungry Wolf

With urban sprawl spreading across the county, it is easy to forget there was a time…

Haunted Lancaster: The Haunting of F&M’s Old Main

Dedicated in 1856, Franklin & Marshall’s Old Main Building was built on the site of Lancaster’s “Gallows…

Haunted Lancaster: Enormous snake attacks Conestoga area residents

On August 3, 1869, an enormous black snake nearly crushed a sleeping boy. What made this…

Haunted Lancaster: The Ghost of General ‘Mad Anthony’ Wayne and his Missing Bones

Revolutionary War General "Mad Anthony" Wayne has the unique distinction of being the only Pennsylvanian known…

Haunted Lancaster: The tragic tale of Augusta Bitner and her wandering statue in Lancaster Cemetery

Founded in 1846, Lancaster Cemetery is home to the wandering ghost of Augusta Bitner. Legend holds…

Haunted Lancaster: Meet Columbia’s Little Bigfoot—the Albatwitch

In the area of Chickies Rock near the ancient Susquehanna River, stories of a 4-foot-tall hairy…

October 27: Tales of Ghosts & Adventure Online Presentation

Join Adam Zurn from Uncharted Lancaster for an evening of ghost stories and tales of adventure.…

Haunted Lancaster: Haunted treasure lies hidden in Safe Harbor; chaotic spoils of the French & Indian War

In 1870, treasure hunters descended into Safe Harbor. Undercover of darkness, they searched for $4 million…

Don’t miss my ‘Ghost Stories and Tales of Adventure in Shenks Ferry’ presentation at the Garden Spot Village

Join me on September 16 at the Garden Spot Retirement Community Chapel for an evening filled…

Bizarro Aficionado Podcast: Haunted Lancaster with Adam Zurn

On this Halloween Special, Adam Zurn, creator of Uncharted Lancaster, discusses phantom buggies, haunted mansions, TNT…

Haunted Lancaster Video: The Legend of ‘The White Angel’ narrated by Adam Zurn

What happens at midnight in the Tunnel at Shenks Ferry? Perform the ritual and find out…

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With October in full swing, it's time for a new season of Haunted Lancaster stories. This…

Haunted Lancaster: The White Werewolf and the Full Moon Curse of Shock Graveyard

Invoking the cemetery's curse is devilishly simple. Those foolish enough to walk the perimeter of the…

Haunted Lancaster: All aboard! The Rock Point Tunnel Railroad Ghost

Even if you don't believe in ghosts, Chickies Rock is a place of death. At least…

Haunted Lancaster: The Laughing Ghost of Gonder Mansion

Behind the walls of the Strasburg's most beautiful home lies a dark secret. More than 100…

Death by Dynamite: The 1906 Shenks Ferry TNT factory explosion obliterates 11 men

Here's a tale of the macabre detailing the worst accident in Lancaster County history. On June…

Hang’em High! The macabre history of public hangings in Lancaster

Almost as soon as people started living in Pennsylvania, we started executing them. Lancaster's first hanging…

Haunted Lancaster: The midnight ride of the Engleside Phantom Buggy

Lancaster legend speaks of a spirit horse and buggy that travels New Danville Pike near South…