Capitol II Theatre

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The theater, which first opened in 1927, is said to be haunted by an eerie presence. One employee was forcefully pulled backward by his hair. Paranormal researchers investigated in 2012, and the results turned up unexplained photos, strange sounds, and physical contact from the presence.

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Geographic Information

Address:
116 1st St N
Newton, Iowa 50208
United States

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GPS:
41.7001024, -93.05349660000002
County:
Jasper County, Iowa
Nearest Towns:
Newton, IA (0.3 mi.)
Lambs Grove, IA (1.4 mi.)
Kellogg, IA (7.6 mi.)
Reasnor, IA (8.6 mi.)
Colfax, IA (10.0 mi.)
Baxter, IA (10.1 mi.)
Prairie City, IA (11.7 mi.)
Oakland Acres, IA (12.1 mi.)
Monroe, IA (12.5 mi.)
Mingo, IA (12.7 mi.)

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  1. I have been here many times and every time I go here, it feels like a huge weight is put on my shoulders. Every time I hear about something that has happened that nobody can explain. When me and 3 other friends were here, we kept seeing shadows. I went and asked the person at the counter if there was anyone else who was watching that movie and she said ‘no’. I’ve never been back since then because I feel like something bad will happen.

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