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Belchertown State School - Real Haunts in Belchertown MA

  • 6 Berkshire Ave.
  • Belchertown, MA
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Dating back to 1922, the original name of this school was Belchertown State School for the Feeble-Minded. At certain times in its history it had been known for the treatment of its charges. Witnesses say the location is haunted because of its dark past and have reported apparitions, running footsteps, screams, crying, temperature fluctuations, breaking windows, doors that slam and lock, among much more eerie things. One legend of the school tells of two residents who fell in love but were kept from one another. Their spirits are said to linger between the form building, in search of each other. Please note: there is no trespassing on this property.
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  • Patient found frozen to death and she is seen in a field

    My younger sister was a patient there. It was horrible and she was taken out of there and placed with a loving family who helped care for her for 23 years until she passed away in 2011. Mercifully her memory of that place was gone and she was loved. Many didn't have that luxury. I saw many spirits there and hope they find peace.

    Posted 3/30/23

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  • Went here every weekend for 3 months

    My friends and I went through a paranormal phase and would drive up to the state schools every weekend. We have only had two undeniable experiences. One was when we were in the cafeteria section of the hospital and we heard a woman sigh. The second encounter was on the baseball field where we saw a silhouette of a woman crossing the field.

    Posted 8/1/22

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    1 out of 1 found this review helpful

  • Trespassing

    My boyfriend and I got tagged for trespassing. Had to go to court. Ended up having to pay almost $400 each in court fines.

    Posted 10/24/21

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    3 out of 3 found this review helpful

  • It was like an under 18 Alcatraz

    Smelled like shit and rotting blood and guts. Decapitated, a lot of stuff and equipment was left. Chairs that looked like people were tied to and tortured, just so weird. I felt hollow inside, like I could hear screaming and crying, I wanted to cry

    Posted 7/19/21

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  • Do not go in there!!!!!!!!!!!

    ghost penis

    Posted 3/30/20

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    4 out of 8 found this review helpful

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