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THE AMERICAN HAUNTINGS' HOUDINI SEANCE RETURNS!
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?

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Weird Chicago Tours 
Chicago, Illinois!

Ultimate Look at Chicago's Ghosts, Gangsters & Ghouls with the city's best tour!
Seasonal Tours and Private Charters All Year Around!

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!
Spring and Summer Tours on Sale in January!

Haunted Decatur Tours 
Decatur, Illinois!
Join us in the "Haunted Heart of Illinois" for one of the longest-running ghost tours in the state!
Spring and Summer Tours On Sale in January!

Haunted Jacksonville Tours
Jacksonville, Illinois
Join us as we search for the spirits that specters that linger in Jacksonville's historic downtown!
"Dead of Winter" Ghost Tours coming in Early 2015!

Haunted Carlinville Tours
Carlinville, Illinois
Explore the Hauntings of One of Illinois Most Historic Small Towns!
Coming from American Hauntings in 2015!
Haunted Cherokee
Street Tours

St. Louis, Missouri

Discover one of the most historic and haunted areas of St. Louis on this chilling tour of the South Side!
Coming from American Hauntings in 2015!
 

 

April 24-26, 2015: Haunted Weekend in Gettysburg
Join authors Troy Taylor and Rene Kruse for our 14th annual weekend in one of America's Most Haunted Places!

July 10-12, 2015: Haunted Weekend in New Orleans
Join author Troy Taylor in One of America's Most haunted Cities for a weekend of ghosts, voodoo, murder and mayhem!

July 31-August 2: Bell Witch History & Hauntings Weekend
Return to Bell Witch Country with author Troy Taylor for a weekend of canoe trips, tours and explorations at the infamous Bell Witch Cave!

July 18, 2015: Night at the Ohio State Reformatory
Join American Hauntings for a PRIVATE, all-night ghost hunt at one of America's most haunted prisons!

October 24: Night at the Eldred House -- Illinois

October 31: Night at the Old Funeral Home
Jacksonville, Illinois

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

November 8: Night at the Lincoln Theater -- Decatur, Illinois

November 15: Night at Nemacolin Castle -- Brownsville, Pennsylvania

December 6: Night at the Times Theater -- Jacksonville, Illinois

December 6: Night at the "Watseka Wonder" House --Watseka, Illinois

February 28, 2015: Night at the Original Springs Hotel -- Okawville, Illinois

March 7, 2015: Night at the Baker House -- Carrollton, Illinois

March 28, 2015: Night at the First Ward School House -- Wisconsin

April 25, 2015: Night at Morse Mill Hotel -- Missouri
 




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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!
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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!
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The Vanished Housewife
What happened to Dorothy Forstein in 1949 -- and how did she vanish without a trace?
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The Murder of Marion Parker
One of the most savage child murders in American history and the strange story behind it!
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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!
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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?
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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!
Profiles in Justice
Academic Writing Community

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