Red Onion Saloon

You are here Home  > Historical Buildings >  Red Onion Saloon

The old saloon, originally built as a whorehouse, is rumored to be haunted by several entities. The downstairs area is the saloon, while the second floor, or Madam’s Room, houses small partitioned segments in which the ladies of the night plied their trade. The second floor is the area that is haunted; here, witnesses have reported cold spots, disembodied footsteps, the a strong perfume scent, and a shimmering light. A ghostly female takes care of plants on the second floor. It is said that at least one female presence here does not care much for men.

If you've had a paranormal experience here, or have any additional information about this location, please let us know!



Rate this Haunted Place

What do you think? Is this place really haunted? Voice your opinion here! Click "thumbs up" if you think its haunted, or "thumbs down" if you think its all just a tall tale.


Geographic Information

Address:
Skagway, AK 99840
United States

Get Directions »
GPS:
59.453904677921145, -135.31834888453886
County:
Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon County
Nearest Towns:
Skagway, AK (0.3 mi.)
Lutak, AK (11.7 mi.)
Haines, AK (16.2 mi.)
Klukwan, AK (20.2 mi.)
Mud Bay, AK (20.4 mi.)
Covenant Life, AK (25.0 mi.)
Mosquito Lake, AK (27.6 mi.)

Contact Information

Web:
http://www.redonion1898.com

close

Please note: It is your responsibility to acquire appropriate permissions before investigating any location listed on this site. Private property should be respected at all times, as should all posted signs concerning trespassing, hours of operation and other local regulations. Many "ghost hunters" have been arrested because they failed to contact property owners and/or local authorities ahead of time.

Share Your Experiences

Close Comments

Share Your Comments

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *



Have a photograph taken from this location? Use the "Browse" or "Choose File" button below to select an image to upload along with your comment.

 


Disclaimer: The stories posted here are user-submitted and are, in the nature of "ghost stories," largely unverifiable. HauntedPlaces.org makes no claims that any of the statements posted here are factually accurate. The vast majority of information provided on this web site is anecdotal, and as such, should be viewed in the same light as local folklore and urban legends.