This Tiny Island In #Mexico Will Haunt Your Dreams Forever

There is a little island situated south of Mexico City, in between the canals of Xochimico, that is one of the saddest, creepiest locations you will ever discover. It’s called The Island of the Dolls (Isla de las Muñecas).

Mutilated dolls hang from trees all over the island.

Mutilated dolls hang from trees all over the island

As you might imagine the tragic legend behind the dolls.

the legend behind the dolls is tragic

It was rumored that several years earlier, a little girl drowned there under strange conditions.

a small girl drowned there under mysterious circumstances

Now, her spirit has possessed the numerous dolls that are hanging around the island.

her spirit possesses the many dolls that are hanging around the island

What really was, the caretaker of the island, Don Julian Santana Barrera, DID discover a little girl drowning and was not able to rescue her.

Don Julian Santana Barrera DID find a little girl drowning and was unable to save her life

The story is that he discovered a doll drifting in the water after the misfortune happened and hung it up in a tree as a tribute to honor the girl’s memory.

It is said he found a doll floating in the water after the tragedy and hung it up in a tree as a way to honor the girl's memory

And he has been adding dolls ever since.

And he has been adding dolls ever since

There are individuals who do not believe the caretaker’s story.

Some people don't believe the caretaker's story

For fifty years, Julian hung dolls in trees in honor of lost little girls.

Julian hung dolls in trees in honor of lost little girls

The dolls just got more and more.

The dolls just got more and more

Soon the entire place was filled with dolls.

Soon the entire place was filled with dolls

Broken dolls make the place creepy and spooky.

Broken dolls make the place creepy and spooky

One day he, too, was discovered drowned.

he was discovered drowned

Now, all that remain are just memories and heaps lonely dolls.

all the remains are memories and hundreds of these lonesome dolls

It’s difficult to decide if the drowned girl and the caretaker legend is real. Either way, the Island of the Dolls is one of the creepiest locations you can ever check out. Do not go at night.This is the type of tale you want to share around a campfire. Or on Facebook with your friends.

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