Fireplace Chats: Legend of the Bell Witch
In 1820 a mysterious entity reportedly haunted the Bell family of Robertson County, eventually haunting John Bell to his death. It became one of the greatest legends in the history of the state. The story both fascinated and terrified generations of Tennesseans, but how much truth lies behind the folklore? In this presentation, we will look at the often surprising facts behind the saga, and the listener can decide what really happened. Was it human, a hoax, or something else?
***Reservations are required due to limited seating