The world’s largest collection of haunted dolls is located in La Isla de las Muñecas, or the Island of the Dolls, in Mexico.
South of Mexico City lies the Island of the Dolls, which houses
Guinness World Records describes the island as a “vast network of canals” with small houses that contain thousands of broken, mutilated, and decaying dolls hanging from trees and bushes.
The story goes that the doll collection began in the 1950s, when a man known as Don Julian Santana Barrera moved to the island and claimed to be haunted by the ghost of a young girl who had drowned in the surrounding canals three decades earlier. It’s said that the man placed the dolls around the canals to calm the spirit of the dead girl — and that to this day, the dolls come alive at night.