The Goldsmith House at the Hale Farm and Village is rumored to be haunted. The house is part of Wheatfield, a living history museum within the Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Visitors and workers have encountered odd things in this recreated 1860s era village. Many of them have even seen the village's ghosts. Nearly everyone who visits this haunted history museum notices there is a creepy feel to the village.
The Goldfield House is located at the Hale Farm and Village, a museum that is nestled within the Cuyahoga Valley National Park. The Goldsmith House was built in 1831 for William and Caroline Robinson and their family. The house was originally constructed in Willoughby, Ohio. After William passed away, Caroline turned the home into a boarding house. The house was later donated to the Western Reserve Historical Society for preservation.
The Goldsmith House is part of Wheatfield, a small village that the WRHS recreated in 1958. The village is a living history museum and actors recreate situations from the 1860s.
The Hale Farm and Village has guided tours and various programs throughout the year.
The entire Hale Farm and Village is allegedly haunted. The Goldfield House is believed to be haunted by the ghost of Caroline Robinson. People say that her spirit is positive and that she is still looking out for weary travelers. Many visitors and most of the staff have ghost stories from their encounters with the village's spirits.
The Goldfield House is located in the Hale Farm and Village, at 2686 Oak Hill Road, in Bath Township, Ohio.
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