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 BACK FROM THE DEAD!
 FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE 2008!
THE AMERICAN HAUNTINGS' HOUDINI SEANCE
American Hauntings presents the Biggest, Most Exciting & Most Chilling Halloween Event of 2014! Live on the stage of the Haunted Avon Theater in Decatur, Illinois! It will be an event like no other you have ever attended before as we try and reach beyond the grave and contact the famed magician and escape artist Harry Houdini!
No chains could hold Houdini -- but can death?
Live on stage at the haunted Avon Theater on Halloween Night!
Click Here for More Info and Tickets!

American Hauntings Tours for the Halloween season on Sale Soon! Tours in Alton and Decatur on Sale starting September! It's going to be a Spooky Season in 2014!

Weird Chicago Tours 
Chicago, Illinois!

Ultimate Look at Chicago's Ghosts, Gangsters & Ghouls with the city's best tour!
Available All Year Around - And Voted Best Tour in Chicago 3 Years in a Row!

Alton Hauntings Tours  
Alton, Illinois!
Discover why Alton is "One of the Most Haunted Small Towns in America" with the city's most authentic tour!
Summer Tours
Now Available for Purchase!

Haunted Decatur Tours 
Decatur, Illinois!
Join us in the "Haunted Heart of Illinois" for one of the longest-running ghost tours in the state!
Summer Tours
Now Available for Purchase!

Haunted Jacksonville Tours
Jacksonville, Illinois
Join us as we search for the spirits that specters that linger in Jacksonville's historic downtown!
Summer Tours
Now Available for Purchase!

Haunted Cherokee Street
St. Louis, Missouri
Join us for the first walking tour of the haunted places of St. Louis' most unusual street, from haunted pubs to the Lemp Mansion!
Coming Summer 2014!
 

November 21-23: Haunted Weekend in Arizona
Bisbee & Tombstone with American Hauntings
We return to two of the most haunted towns in the Wild West!
Includes Two-Night Hotel stay, private tours, ghost hunts and more!

September 12-14, 2014: Haunted Weekend in St. Joseph, Missouri
Join us for a newly expanded weekend in St. Joseph with more history, more haunts, more outlaws, asylums, graveyards and two ghost hunts! You asked for more and we've got it -- Don't miss out!

September 5: Night at the West Virginia Penitentiary
Moundsville, West Virginia --
Spend the night behind bars with the lingering spirits of the past! Private ghost hunt with American Hauntings!

July 25: Night at Morrison Lodge -- Elizabethtown, Kentucky

July 26: Night at Sedamsville Rectory -- Cincinnati, Ohio

August 2: Night at Pollak Hospital -- Bartonville, Illinois

August 23, October 10 & October 24: Nights at the Culver House -- Decatur, Illinois
FESTIVAL OF HAUNTS!

August 30: Night at the James Eldred House --
Eldred, Illinois
FESTIVAL OF HAUNTS!

August 30: Great River Road Opry Campout - Illinois

September 6: Night at the Bell Nursing Home -- Kimbolton, Ohio

September 13 & October 25: Night at the Hockenhull Buildings -- Jacksonville, Illinois

September 20: Night at the Old Lake County Jail -- Crown Point, Indiana

September 27: Night at the Woodruff-Fontaine Mansion
Memphis, Tennessee
FALL FESTIVAL!

October 4: Night at the First Unitarian Church
Alton, Illinois

October 4: Night at the Original Springs Hotel -- Okawville, Illinois (Dinner, Hotel & Ghost Hunt)

October 4: Night at the Squirrel Cage Jail -- Council Bluffs, Iowa

October 11: Night at the 1859 Jail -- Independence, Missouri

October 17: Night at Tinker Cottage
Rockford, Illinois

November 1: Night at the Grand Opera House -- Dubuque, Iowa




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OR PREVIEW STORIES OF GHOSTS & HAUNTINGS BELOW!
 
America's Most Haunted Places!
Discover the most haunted places in America, from abandoned prisons and sanitariums to houses where the spirits of the dead still linger! Are you brave enough to see them for yourself! Click Here for the List!
America's Most Haunted Prisons & Jails!
Do you have the nerve to go behind the bars of these haunted spots? From America's first penitentiary to the most escape-proof prison in our history, these are not places for the faint of heart! Click Here to see the List!

Where the Dead Linger...
The history and hauntings of the Ohio State Penitentiary and the disastrous and deadly fire in 1930 that created a haunting that still lingers at the site of the former prison today!
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Spirits Behind Bars
What ghosts still linger at Ohio's Mansfield Reformatory? Discover the strange past of this former prison and the hauntings that occur today!
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The Greenbrier Ghost
Discover the story of the murder victim who testified from beyond the grave!
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The Girl in the Snow
The haunting tale of murdered Marion Lambert and her restless ghost!
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Popper the Poltergeist
Strange happenings on Long Island in the 1950s!
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Last Dance of Mary Bregovy
Discover the TRUE story of Chicago's famous "Resurrection Mary," the spirit who haunts infamous Archer Avenue!
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AMERICAN CRIME, MURDER & UNSOLVED MYSTERIES!
CLICK ON THE BLOG BANNER ABOVE FOR DOZENS OF OTHER STORIES!

Lizzie Borden Took an Ax.. or Did She?
Delve into the mystery of the Borden murders. Did Lizzie commit the crime? Decide for yourself!
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The Man in the Green Pajamas!
In 1959, a stockbroker named Bruce Nelson Campbell simply walked out of the Sandman Motel in Jacksonville, Illinois and vanished without a trace.
Click Here for the Story!

The Story Behind the infamous "Bermuda Triangle," the unsolved mystery that wasn't!
A look back at missing planes and ships that vanished in a part of the ocean that wasn't as mysterious as we were led to believe!
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Who Killed the Black Dahlia?
Go behind the scenes of one of America's most infamous unsolved murders!
Click Here for the Story!

The Vanished Housewife
What happened to Dorothy Forstein in 1949 -- and how did she vanish without a trace?
Click Here for the Story!

The Murder of Marion Parker
One of the most savage child murders in American history and the strange story behind it!
Click Here for the Story!

Unsolved: The Linden Murders!
From 1917 to 1924, a series of vicious murders occurred in a rural, isolated section of New York State. Who was this mysterious killer?
Click Here to Read the Story!

"Taken by Gypsies"
The Haunting Tragedy of Elsie Paroubek:
Discover the terrifying and almost forgotten true story of a little Chicago girl who was kidnapped and murdered in 1911.
Click Here for the Story!

The Northwood Murderer
The terrifying tale of child murderer and rapist Franklin Evans, who terrorized the Boston area in the 1860s and who slayings led to a haunting! Click Here!

Faster than a Speeding Bullet?
The unsolved mystery of the death of the original television Superman, George Reeves. Did he commit suicide or was he murdered? Examine the evidence and decide for yourself!
Click Here for the Story!

The Lost Explorer of the Amazon
In 1925, one of the last great explorers of the Amazon, Percy Fawcett, vanished without a trace while searching for as legendary lost city. What really happened to him in the jungle? Click Here!

The Horror in the Heights
What strange figure terrorized the people of O'Donnell Heights in Baltimore in 1951 -- and why was he never caught?
Click Here for the Story!
 

The Haunted Museum
The Historic and Haunted Guide to the Supernatural that inspired Troy Taylor's e-book series
Ghosts by Gaslight
Behind the Legends
A collection of articles that shows that sometimes we think may be the real story of a famous haunting -- may not actually be true!

Visit America's Most Haunted Places! Compiled by Author Troy Taylor -- Plus Other Haunted Articles!
Click Here for Dozens of Ghost Articles & Stories


What to Do if Your House is Haunted?
What to do, how to find a ghost hunter & more!

Want to be a Ghost Hunter?
See our special Ghost Research Home Study Course prepared by author and American Hauntings founder Troy Taylor!
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