Any and all questions are welcome but please read carefully prior to sending. The bullets below will help avoid your email going unanswered or in some cases, deleted completely. 

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  • No affiliations: My website has no affiliation with the State of Massachusetts, the town of Danvers, Avalon Bay, Bradlee Danvers or the Department of Mental Health. It is completely independent and not related or bias towards any organization/institution. The views expressed here are strictly my own or used from a source that is credited at the bottom of the pages. 

  • Records & tours: If you’re searching for former patient records, please contact the DMH directly or this link may be helpful as well. If you're searching for cemetery information, there is a PDF located at the bottom of this page that lists all the deceased in both cemeteries. The former hospital itself was demolished in 2005. If you want to rent an apartment, or inquire about tour, contact Bradlee Danvers who owns the property.


  • Paranormal emails:  Sorry to say, there are no ghosts roaming around the property inside or outside so any email that pertains to paranormal investigations or ghost hunting trips get instantly deleted. 

  • Credit/source: If your question is as simple as who to credit for the work featured here, please credit "John Gray. Danvers State" I'm the curator & creator of this website and I've been updating it for the past 20 years. ​

  • Donations: After 20 years of domain registrations and hosting fee's, I will certainly accept any donations to help pay for this website hosting costs which is $293.25 per year (see screen shot of invoice below).

  • Payments can be made to via Venmo @johngray667 or via Paypal @johngray4

Thank you, 

John Gray




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