15 Scary Facts About Famous Tourist Attractions

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While tourist destinations like abandoned jails and cemeteries seem ripe for scary encounters with the supernatural, there are also countless unassuming tourist attractions that hold dark secrets. From ancient monuments to modern bridges, some of the most iconic places in the world have chilling stories attached to them that often go untold.

Can people still be cursed by visiting the pyramids? Do elves really visit a palace in Spain once every hundred years? Below we'll look at scary facts about popular tourist attractions, and you can be the judge of which one is the creepiest.

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