Hauntings inside of a castle in Denmark.
Hauntings Of Dragsholm Castle
Located in Sealand, Denmark, The Dragsholm slot was built in the 12th century by the
Roskilde bishop. When the building of the castle was
finished being built, it became the residence for both
kings and several noble families. In 1939, the Bottger
family purchased the property and they have since
turned it into a hotel.
The castle is said to be haunted by atleast three
different ghost. A white lady ghost, a gray lady ghost,
and a male spirit have all been seen in many areas
throughout the castle.
The white lady is believed to be the daughter of one of
the many owners of the castle. As the story goes, she
fell in love with a common man who worked in the
castle and the relationship went on for awhile. Since the
father was a rich and noble man, they kept the love
affair a secret. Unfortunately, one day the girls father
caught them and he was very angry. He was so mad
that he actually made the servants of the castle
imprison his daughter inside of a thick wall where she
died. In the 1930’s, workers tore down one of the
castles old walls and to their horror they found a female
skeleton wearing a white dress.
In the 1500’s the famous Earl of Bothwell was captured
and imprisoned in the castles cellars. In 1578 he was
found dead on the cellar floor after being imprisoned
here for over five years. His spirit has been seen in the
castles cellars a number of times.
The gray lady ghost is almost never seen, and is less
known than the other two ghosts who haunt Dragsholm
Castle. She is believed to be a woman who once worked
in the castle as a maiden. She is called the gray lady
because that is the color of the clothing she has been
Another strange thing that happens on the property at
night is the sound of horses and carriages approaching
the castle. But when you look outside, there is nothing
to be seen.
Throughout the years many ghost hunters have
investigated this castle and alot of interesting evidence
has been captured here. Dragsholm slot is definately a
paranormal hotspot and one of Europes most active