Getting inside the abandoned sections of the Connecticut Asylum for the Insane is said to be pretty difficult.
We've all seen it while driving along either Route 8 or I-84 through Waterbury: the huge corss high atop Pine Hill. Many already know about it, but the 50-foot high cross marks the spot that was once Holy Land USA.
Atop Mohawk Mountain sits a curious stone tower that has looked out over the Litchfield Hills for nearly a century. Update: We recently visited.
The rusting, dilapidated remains of a former wildlife sanctuary in Farmington make for a creepy spot to visit.
Although Connecticut has seen -- and burned -- its fair share of "witches," other wielders of dark forces have been alleged to inhabit our fair state. Case in point: The Jewett City Vampires. UPDATED: We recently paid a visit.
Capt. Sluman Gray's final whaling voyage was a long, strange trip.
We finally venture to Tarrywile Park to visit Hearthstone Castle in all its overgrown glory.