Most Haunted Places in Wisconsin

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    EHP Rating: 91.2

    The Rave - Eagles Club

    Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    This music hall and club was originally built in the 1920s as an all-make athletic club. Inside, the ghost of a little girl laughing has been seen and heard, and things have been thrown off the roof by disembodied hands. It is said that in the basement folks experience a strong smell of bleach and...
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    EHP Rating: 88.9

    Old Baraboo Inn

    Baraboo, Wisconsin
    This renovated, historic pub and grille, and former brewery and brothel, is believed to have many active spirits in the building according to paranormal investigators. Audio recordings of voices and sounds and video of orbs, light flashes, and anomalies have all been captured. Cowboys, a prostitute...
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    EHP Rating: 87.5

    The Historic Karsten Inn - Kewaunee Inn

    Kewaunee, Wisconsin
    Among the eerie occurrences reported here are orbs, mists, strange things that appear in photos, apparitions, cold and hot spots, phantom aromas, and many sounds, including whispering, flute-playing, moving furniture, breaking glass, and a child's running footsteps. The sound of a woman sobbing is...
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    EHP Rating: 86.7

    Retlaw Plaza Hotel

    Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
    Locals tell about the murder of a former property owner on the site, and say his apparition, among others', have been spotted here. The ghost likes to turn on the water and lights, scream and make...
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    EHP Rating: 85.7

    Whitnall Park

    Franklin, Wisconsin
    Rumors about Whitnall Park involve a female apparition with no feet, sometimes holding a ghostly baby, who floats to ward visitors screaming "Go away and leave my baby alone!" Some reports say the ghost doesn't interact with the living, but only floats off into the woods. Yet others say she does...
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    EHP Rating: 85.0

    Maribel Hotel

    Maribel, Wisconsin
    Rumor has it that this hotel, originally built in the 1800s as a resort, may once have been owned by Al Capone. Its nickname is Motel Hell because of all the strange happenings that occur here. For one thing, the whole place is said to glow by the light of a full moon, a ghostly reminder of a 1920s...
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    EHP Rating: 84.6

    The American Club

    Kohler, Wisconsin
    At this hotel, one guest saw a man in the hallway wearing dirty and torn flannel short and pants. He attempted to speak to the man but got no response. The security camera got pictures of the guest speaking to someone who wasn't there. Also, the east wing, the hotel's oldest portion, is said to be...
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    EHP Rating: 83.3

    Banbury Place

    Eau Claire, Wisconsin
    This bizarre labyrinth of buildings previously housed several factories, as well as an apartment block. It is said to be haunted by former residents and workers of Banbury Place. In Building #13, moans and screams, as well as the hum of an old air conditioning unit have been reported. An eerie...
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    EHP Rating: 83.3

    Forest Hill Cemetery

    Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
    Weirdness at this cemetery includes phantom babies crying in the infant section, apparitions, voices that call the names of cemetery visitors, and a monument that causes mechanical objects to...
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    EHP Rating: 83.3

    Northland College - Memorial Hall

    Ashland, Wisconsin
    Northland College Memorial Hall, a women’s dorm, is said to be haunted. Witnesses say the apparition of a student who jumped to her death down an elevator shaft has been seen, and she does not appear to like men. Some folks suppose that her boyfriend pushed her down the elevator shaft. Also,...
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    EHP Rating: 83.3

    James Sheeley House

    Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin
    A former blacksmith shop, the 1860s building was converted to a saloon and boarding house by John B. Paul. Its name comes from Irish immigrant James Sheeley who, with his wife Kate, bought the building and took over in 1905. In 2001 when the building was being cleaned and touched up, the new owner...
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    EHP Rating: 83.3

    Amy’s Ritz

    Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin
    "Small brown men" have been reported by witnesses in this bar, housed in an 1880s building that was converted to a tavern around 1933. If that's not unusual enough, things seem to move from one place to another when you're not looking, and doors are known to lock on their...
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    EHP Rating: 82.4

    Summerwind - Lamont Mansion

    Land O' Lakes, Wisconsin
    The mansion was once a summer house for the family of Robert Lamont. It is said that a ghost appeared to Lamont, and, thinking it was an intruder, he fired a bullet at it, evidence of which stayed for years in a wooden basement door. After he passed away and a new family moved in, they experienced...
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    EHP Rating: 81.8

    Brumder Mansion

    Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    This 1910 brick Gothic/Victorian mansion is said to be haunted by several entities, both male and female. Witnesses have experienced apparitions, electronic voice phenomena and odd things showing up in photos. The Blue Room is one that is said to be especially active. Some of the haunts have been...
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    EHP Rating: 81.8

    Moe Lutheran Church

    Clear Lake, Wisconsin
    The church and cemetery are reported to be haunted by angry spirits. Legend has it that in the early 1900s, the church accidentally burned to the ground killing over 30 people, who have haunted the rebuilt church since. Another legend says in the 1950s, a woman hanged herself in the bell tower...
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    EHP Rating: 81.8

    Menominee Casino-Bingo-Hotel

    Keshena, Wisconsin
    A strange tale is told here of three children who were seen running around as if playing tag in a restricted area of the hotel. They were seen on a surveillance camera, but when security checked it out, the children were nowhere to be found, though still visible on the camera...
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    EHP Rating: 81.8

    Ferrante's Grafton Hotel

    Grafton, Wisconsin
    At the Italian restaurant here, witnesses have reported the sound of footsteps that seem to follow you in the basement, music playing upstairs when no one is there, and cabinet doors that open and shut on their own. There also have been sightings of ghostly figures in the...
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    EHP Rating: 80.0

    Evergreen Inn Hotel - Manitowoc Place

    Manitowoc, Wisconsin
    Once the historic Evergreen Inn Hotel, Manitowoc Place is known for its many ghosts. There have reportedly been a great many deaths here, which some surmise have led to the hauntings. Witnesses have reported pounding noises, blood that appears on the floors (apparently a remnant from a long-ago...
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    EHP Rating: 80.0

    Captain Brady's Showboat Saloon

    Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
    According to local legend, a girl called Molly once lived above the saloon, and her ghost now haunts the establishment. Witnesses say they have heard voices near the stage, have seen apparitions of figures in period clothing in the saloon mirrors, and have felt cold spots and seen kegs move by...
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    EHP Rating: 80.0

    Galloway House and Village

    Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
    The 1880 Galloway House, a 30-room mansion that is part of a historic park, is said to be haunted by unseen presences who clatter in the kitchen, giggle in the upstairs playroom, and converse with each other throughout the...
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    EHP Rating: 80.0

    Forest Home Cemetery

    Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    The 1850 Forest Home Cemetery, established over a former Indian village and burial ground, is said to be home to many strange happenings. The large graveyard contains more than 110,000 gravesites including many famous names, including beer barons such as Jacob Best and Frederick Pabst of Pabst...
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    EHP Rating: 80.0

    Burlington Cemetery

    Burlington, Wisconsin
    Visitors at Burlington Public Cemetery have described a feeling of being watched or followed--or even chased--by something...
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    EHP Rating: 77.8

    Brewbaker's Pub

    Green Bay, Wisconsin
    According to local rumors, the pub is haunted by a ghost whose footsteps can be heard at night. Flashing lights also are said to come from the building when it is...
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    EHP Rating: 77.8

    Pioneers Rest Cemetery - Bandli Graveyard

    Rice Lake, Wisconsin
    Local legends abound about this cemetery known as Pioneers Rest Cemetery or Bandli Graveyard (after the family who maintains it). One says that a man killed his wife and four children and then hanged himself in his barn, next to the graveyard. Another claims that a Satanic cult used the barn for...
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    EHP Rating: 75.0

    Cedarburg Woolen Mill

    Cedarburg, Wisconsin
    People have reported spirits pushing past them, and feeling cold spots. An evil presence is felt on the fifth floor. The apparition of a man who hung himself in the building has been reported. (Submitted by Callum...
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    EHP Rating: 75.0

    East Immanuel Lutheran Church

    Amery, Wisconsin
    Hushed voices and whispering are heard inside the church when no one is around. The sounds of a congregations of parishioners have been heard in the basement and in the sanctuary of the church, but when investigated, there is no on there. The church bell frequently rings by itself. (Submitted by...
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    EHP Rating: 75.0

    Boscobel Hotel

    Boscobel, Wisconsin
    This hotel's claim to fame is that it was the spot where the Gideon's Bible originated. The ghost of Adam Bobel, the hotel's original builder, has been seen here by employees and guests...
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    EHP Rating: 75.0

    Fork in the Road

    Mukwonago, Wisconsin
    Once called Inn the Olden Days, the Fork in the Road restaurant used to be a tavern in its early days. This may explain the ghostly footsteps and the sound of pool balls hitting each other and rolling across the floor. Vaporous clouds and voices also have been seen and heard in the storage...
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    EHP Rating: 75.0

    La Belle Cemetery

    Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
    Legend here surrounds a large statue of a young girl and a cross. It is said that her apparition appears from the statue and drowns itself in Lac La Belle, or that her statue's hands drip...
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    EHP Rating: 75.0

    Founder's Cemetery Park

    Cedarburg, Wisconsin
    According to reports, the headstones no longer remain at this old cemetery--except for maybe a few little bits and pieces. Instead, there is a monument stone on which visitors can read the recoverable names of those who were buried here. Perhaps it is the unintentionally overlooked spirits who...
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    Nashotah House Theological Seminary

    Nashotah, Wisconsin
    The ghost at the Nashotah House Theological Seminary is said to have been here since the mid 1700s. So the story goes, the spirit belongs to an acolyte whose wife had an affair with the dean. In order to keep up the adulterous relationship, the woman hanged her husband, and said nothing when his...
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    EHP Rating: 75.0

    Octagon House

    Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
    The historic 12-room home, actually shaped like an octagon, is believed to be haunted. Operating now as a museum, it is said to be home to the spirit of a young boy whose aparition has been seen throughout the house. Witnesses also report items that are moved or disappear, doors that open and close...
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    EHP Rating: 75.0

    Mabel Tainter Center for the Arts

    Menomonie, Wisconsin
    The center is believed to be haunted by the ghost who may be Mabel herself. She was the daughter of Captain Andrew and Bertha Tainter, who built the nonprofit theater for the community after their beloved daughter died at age 19. Other ghosts have been reported here as well, including apparitions...
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    EHP Rating: 75.0

    Buffalo Ridge Road

    Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin
    The north end of Buffalo Ridge Road becomes a dirt road. The story tells that a man hung himself here, and with so much grief, the wife murdered her three children. One boy, a girl, and a baby. If you drive slow on the dirt road at night, it is said to be haunted. I went on there the other night...
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    EHP Rating: 75.0

    Beaver Dam Community Theater

    Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
    Beaver Dam Community Theater is reported to have a ghost of a disgruntled actress. So the story goes, after failing to get a part she wanted, the actress called Lacy hanged herself in the loft. Footsteps, crying and electrical anomalies have been reported around the...
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    Dungeon of Horrors

    Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin
    The Dungeon of Horrors, which originally operated as a haunted house attraction, closed down recently due to the fact that the owner was unable to employ any staff due to reports of real paranormal activity. The apparition of a bespectacled man used to follow employees and visitors around the...
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    EHP Rating: 72.7

    Hearthstone Historic House Museum

    Appleton, Wisconsin
    According to reports, when the staff come in to open the museum for the day, they always say good morning to former owner Mr. Priest. The ghost of A.W. Priest is believed to reside here; witnesses have heard unexplained sneezing and felt as if they were being watched....
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    EHP Rating: 71.4

    St. Killian's Catholic Cemetery

    Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
    Reported here have been a ghostly priest, a ringing bell, strange noises and footsteps, and mysterious mists. The bell is said to be from a phantom church, which used to stand nearby but was burned down a few decades ago, reports say. Some say the church basement was used for devil worship, leading...
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    EHP Rating: 71.4

    Tabernacle Cemetery

    Waukesha, Wisconsin
    The 1842 Tabernacle Cemetery is said to be haunted. The apparition of a man has been seen next to a tree right behind the cemetery sign, and flashes of unexplained light have been seen flashing or shining on visitors. Because of vandalism, the public is not allowed on the property and...
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    EHP Rating: 66.7

    Shipwrecked Brew Pub and Restaurant

    Egg Harbor, Wisconsin
    The restaurant reportedly houses several spirits dating back from its original construction in 1882. The first is that of former owner Verna Moore, who has been seen in the dining room and basement of the building. She converse's with members of staff, and moves around furniture in the upstairs...
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    EHP Rating: 66.7

    Allen Cameron House

    Eau Claire, Wisconsin
    The ghost of Allen Cameron is said to haunt the room of the house where his own funeral was held. Objects move without explanation. People report cold spots in that room. Apparently people have also reported that the bed in that particular room of the house “shakes”. Dishes crash to the floor...
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    EHP Rating: 66.7

    Best Western Hotel Chequamegon

    Ashland, Wisconsin
    The apparition of a tall man wearing a top hat has been seen in the hallways of the hotel. The scent of perfume has been reported in many rooms of the hotel, and the spectre of a man has been seen in the hotel bar. Disembodied footsteps and ghostly voices have also been reported in the...
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    EHP Rating: 66.7

    Riverside Cemetery

    Appleton, Wisconsin
    Kate Blood’s grave at Riverside Cemetery is a site of interest to paranormal enthusiasts. Some say that on full moon nights, a bloodlike substance drips from the gravestone, a stone that is inexplicably warmer than the other gravestones nearby. Kate Blood, according to local legend, killed her...
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    EHP Rating: 66.7

    The Walker House

    Mineral Point, Wisconsin
    The magnificent stone hotel and restaurant dates back to the 1800s. It is said that the hauntings here may stem from a man during that century who was hanged from a tree outside by an angry mob after he stole a horse from his neighbor. Witnesses to the hauntings have seen floating heads and felt...
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    Del's Bar

    La Crosse, Wisconsin
    According to patrons, the bartenders at the bar are willing to dispense ghost stories, including tales of how a male maintenance employee was once told to leave the women's room by an unexplained voice. Giggling voices can also be heard in the bar. (Submitted by Callum...
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    EHP Rating: 66.7

    Cottage House Restaurant

    Plover, Wisconsin
    The restaurant was originally called the Sherman House Restaurant, but closed down due to paranormal activity. Glass windows had a habit of shattering, glasses and plates would fly off bars and counters and explode in front of customers. Doors opened and closed by themselves and lights in the...
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    Dartford Cemetery

    Green Lake, Wisconsin
    Dartford Cemetery has been rumored to be haunted for years because of its strange shadowy figures, orbs, unexplained sounds and apparitions of Native Americans and Civil War soldiers. Members of a family that was buried here also are said to show up from time to time. Visitors have described uneasy...
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    EHP Rating: 66.7

    Concordia University Wisconsin

    Mequon, Wisconsin
    At Concordia University Wisconsin, students have reported quite a few ghostly occurrences, thought to have been brought on when nuns sold the buildings to the school. One of the nuns, whom students call Sister Sixtoes, allegedly didn't want to give up her home and remained until her death in the...
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    Cardinal Stritch University

    Fox Point, Wisconsin
    Students like to scare one another with tales about the Cardinal Stritch dorms, where sickly nuns were allegedly housed long ago and one of them is said to still linger. The ghostly nun is said to tear posters off walls, cause objects to fall, and walk or run up and down the...
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    Tula's Cafe

    Woodruff, Wisconsin
    The ghost of a man who once died on the premises haunts Tula's Café. Witnesses have described a misty figure that appears in the back hallway near the restrooms, near where the man passed away. Cold spots and objects that have been moved also startle...
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    Heaven City Restaurant

    Mukwonago, Wisconsin
    Heaven City Restaurant's supernatural activity is attributed to the fact that it sits on an Native-American burial ground. Apparitions have been seen wandering through the eatery and glasses have fallen and broken after closing...
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    EHP Rating: 66.7

    Kozy Korner Restaurant

    New Richmond, Wisconsin
    The Kozy Korner Restaurant is no longer in operation, but who knows whether anyone told the ghost boy who frequents it. The ghost was unknown until a photograph of a boy who resembles the apparition turned up; locals have learned that the ghost's name is...
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    Lawrence House Bed and Breakfast Inn

    Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
    Reports say that the inn was once a home where the wealthy would send their mentally disabled children to live. Witnesses have heard the eerie residual sounds of screaming and crying children in several...
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    EHP Rating: 66.7

    Big River Inn

    Genoa, Wisconsin
    This 1879 inn has a haunted restaurant. The ghost is said to be a former employee named Kenny who makes himself known by hiding things in the kitchen and turning on the...
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    EHP Rating: 66.7

    Port Townsend Resort - Hillcrest Lodge

    Townsend, Wisconsin
    The elderly Dr. Fred is the well-known ghostly resident at this 1940s lodge. He once lived on the third floor, but was hit by a car on the road in front of the lodge. He died from his injuries, but never left the place. He makes himself known by slamming doors, opening locked windows and moving...
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    University of Wisconsin - Whitewater

    Whitewater, Wisconsin
    There are several spots rumored to cause the hairs on the back of your neck to go up at the University of Wisconsin. One is the Center of the Arts, where apparitions have been spotted, unexplained hammering comes from the metal lab at night and chairs move across the room. In the Delta Zeta House,...
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    EHP Rating: 66.7

    Majdecki Piggly Wiggly

    West Allis, Wisconsin
    Piggly Wiggly, formerly a Sentry grocery, has a ghost who has been heard whistling in the aisles and the back room. It has also been reported that food disappears and toys have been played with at night, and the laughter of invisible children can be heard. Some blame the activity on the fact that...
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    EHP Rating: 66.7

    Secura Insurance Co.

    Appleton, Wisconsin
    An eerie legend surrounds the Secura Insurance Co. building. It seems that well over a century ago on this land, a little girl fell into a pond and drowned. Ghostly cries and the screams of her parents are said to come from the area on some...
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    EHP Rating: 66.7

    Fairlawn Mansion and Museum

    Superior, Wisconsin
    The 42-room Victorian mansion and museum are haunted by a ghost who is often mistaken for a museum guide. She is dressed in period costume like the real guides, but folks feel a cold chill when she is around. The ghost is believed by some to have been a former servant girl who was murdered by her...
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    Irvine Ghost Pub

    Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin
    After new owners bought the Irvine Pub in 2008, they closed it for a few days for renovations. This is when strange things began to happen, such as apparitions, bar stools being knocked over, and electrical items going on the fritz. A paranormal investigation turned up the fact that a former owner...
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    EHP Rating: 66.7

    Capone's Bar Next Door - The Wonder Bar

    Madison, Wisconsin
    It was called The Wonder Bar in the 1920s, and the Bar Next Door has now been renamed to that original name. The establishment is said to be haunted. Built originally by Roger "The Terrible" Touhy. The Touhy brothers' place was a hangout for gangsters, and Eddy Touhy (Roger's brother) is rumored to...
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    Glenbeulah Cemetery - Walnut Grove Cemetery

    Glenbeulah, Wisconsin
    Glenbeulah Cemetery, aka Walnut Grove Cemetery, has graves dating as far back as the early 1800s, one of which glows and another of which sometimes sports a ghostly pair of shoes, according to legend. Rumor has it that a man hanged himself here, and his apparition has been seen late at night. The...
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    EHP Rating: 66.7

    Modjeska Community Theater

    Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    In this historic 1924 theater building, some have seen orbs, a white female apparition on the stage, and a mysterious figure called the Balcony Man. balls of light, white lady on the stage and the "balcony man." Some reports say the theater is now...
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    EHP Rating: 66.7

    Swing Inn

    Ferryville, Wisconsin
    On nights when business is slow, the apparition of a prostitute nicknamed Blue Moon may show up. She can be heard walking up and down the...
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    EHP Rating: 66.7

    Lawrence Cemetery

    De Pere, Wisconsin
    Lawrence Cemetery, aka Cady Cemetery, is said to be haunted. Witnesses have seen orbs, eerie lights and a strange fog and heard growling and other unexplained noises. ...
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    EHP Rating: 66.7

    Sheboygan Yacht Club

    Sheboygan, Wisconsin
    An eerie presence is felt in the yacht club, accompanied by cold spots. Lights go on and off by themselves, and workers have reported seeing the ghostly figure of a man in the basement of the building. (Submitted by Callum...
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    EHP Rating: 66.7

    Lac Courte Orielles Casino

    Hayward, Wisconsin
    A haunted farmhouse was formerly located on the site of the casino, and reports of disembodied footsteps and sightings of apparitions in the early hours of morning still continue. (Submitted by Callum...
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    EHP Rating: 62.5

    Jay Road - Seven Bridges Road

    Random Lake, Wisconsin
    According to local legend, a woman was jogging through the swampy section of Jay Road when a drunken driver struck and killed her, knocking her into the swamp. Her body was never recovered, and now, folks say, her spirit haunts the area. Some have seen a haze or the apparition of a woman in a...
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    EHP Rating: 60.0

    Oak Hill Cemetery

    Janesville, Wisconsin
    Some folks say a ghostly white woman and flickering white lights haunt Oak Hill Cemetery. Others say not so--the white lady is actually a lifelike, spookily illuminated statue, and the white lights are markers to brighten the walkways. So, is Oak Hill Cemetery haunted, or not? You be the...
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    EHP Rating: 60.0

    The Pfister Hotel

    Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    This well-known four-diamond luxury hotel is said to be haunted by former owner Mr. Pfister himself. His ghost is sometimes seen walking in the hallways with his...
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    EHP Rating: 60.0

    Sunset Playhouse

    Elm Grove, Wisconsin
    Sunset Playhouse is believed to be haunted by local actor Lester L. Schultz, nicknamed Pinky, who died of a heart attack as he left the stage in 1968. He was a former Marine who had been with the playhouse since 1960. His ghost continues to be accepted and active in the theater, and he likes to...
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    EHP Rating: 57.1

    Zuelke Building

    Appleton, Wisconsin
    The apparition of former owner Irving Zuelke has been seen in the building, as well as the floating torso of a man. Ghostly activity associated with a piano housed in the building has also been reported. (Submitted by Callum...
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    EHP Rating: 57.1

    Kemper Hall

    Kenosha, Wisconsin
    Once known as Durkee Mansion, the 1861 Kemper Hall was home to early settler and Senator Charles Durkee. After being donated to St. Matthew's Episcopal Church, Durkee Mansion was turned into a girls' boarding school and now operates as a recreation center. Today, folks say the building is haunted...
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    EHP Rating: 55.6

    Max Meier's Hartland Inn

    Hartland, Wisconsin
    Once a hotel and restaurant, the upstairs rooms are no longer in use. The restaurant is still open, however. At the early 1900s building, staff members have seen the apparition of a little girl in a Victorian sailor outfit in the basement and heard loud screams, which also came from the basement....
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    EHP Rating: 50.0

    McMillion Hotel - Vivian Hotel

    Antigo, Wisconsin
    Originally the Vivian Hotel and often misspelled as McMillan Hotel, this establishment was closed in 2003 and demolished in 2007. The hotel, built in 1887, was said to be haunted by its original owner, who had committed suicide in Room 21. If his ghost remained here, he was probably not alone:...
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    Von Stiehl Winery

    Algoma, Wisconsin
    The winery is believed to be haunted by a former owner. Strange noises, disembodied footsteps and sightings of apparitions in the bottling room have been reported in the old winery. Bottles of wine are frequently moved around, as is furniture in the building. (Submitted by Callum...
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    Taliesin

    Spring Green, Wisconsin
    The house (an estate once owned by Frank Lloyd Wright) is haunted by the apparition of a lady in a white gown. Windows open and close by themselves, and late at night, the lights in the building will flash on and off when no one is...
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    EHP Rating: 50.0

    Old Holmbo Residence

    La Crosse, Wisconsin
    Former owner Nicolai Holmbo hung himself in the front room of the house in 1904, and locals reported sighting his apparition staring down into the street late at night. Screams and moans came out of the building, and strange flashing lights moved around the house, despite the fact that it had been...
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    Elizabeth Daly House

    Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
    This home on the National Register is occupied by "Cookie" the ghost that has been present for several home owners. Smells of cooking have been present, lights turned off and on, objects moved, and animals will not eat in Cookie's kitchen. She is a prankster, but a good ghost to live with! Found in...
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    Fraternal Order of Eagles

    Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin
    A woman named Beth is said to haunt the Eagles Club. Beth passed away of a heart attack during a 1985 wedding reception here. She was 65 years old. Now, folks say, those who hold their receptions here can expect an extra guest: Beth's ghost attends every wedding reception held at the...
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    Sylvanus Wade House

    Glenbeulah, Wisconsin
    The historic Sylvanus Wade House, once a stagecoach inn, now operates as a museum--with a friendly ghost. Said to be "gently haunted," the museum tour guides have described a presence here for many years. Museum guides have felt a gentle push or heard rustling sounds in the...
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    Kirk Denmark Theatre - Rock County Theater

    Janesville, Wisconsin
    Empty and dark theaters can be spooky because of their large, echoing spaces, but this one may be more so because it's said to have a ghost. A deceased employee, some say a theater instructor or a director, causes lights to go on and off and doors to open and close. Witnesses have heard voices...
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    EHP Rating: 50.0

    McClintock Park

    Athelstane, Wisconsin
    Rumor has it that ghosts haunt McClintock Park. Strange noises and orbs that show up in photos are said to be the remnants of murders that have taken place in the area years...
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    Ludlow Mansion - Idle Hour Farm

    Monroe, Wisconsin
    Once part of the Underground Railroad, the historic house is believed to be haunted by former owner Lady Ludlow. Witnesses have seen her apparition in the back hallway and experienced mysteriously floating objects, cold spots and flickering...
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    Hotel Mead

    Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin
    Folks in the know will tell you that the Shanghai Room, in the 1950s, was a bar in which a female bartender was stabbed to death. Witnesses say the lights flicker, the doors close on their own, the air is extremely cold, and the smell of blood is detectable from within 20 feet of the...
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    Yankee Hill Inn Bed and Breakfast

    Plymouth, Wisconsin
    Two of the buildings at this b&b inn are said to be haunted: The Gilbert Huson House and the Henry Huson House. Staff has reported hearing footsteps and the sound of objects dropping. It is said that the staff members are afraid to work in these buildings by themselves because of eerie feelings...
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    Tichigan Lake Inn - What About Linda's

    Waterford, Wisconsin
    Formerly the Tichigan Lake Inn and now called What About Linda's?, the restaurant and bar was once a Speakeasy originally built in the 1920s and is known to be haunted by a poltergeist. Glasses fly across the room and crash to the floor, beer taps turn on all at once, appliances start up on their...
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    Grand Theater

    Wausau, Wisconsin
    Grand Theater began in 1928, and is the site of many an unexplained noise or sight. The ghost in residence, according to eyewitnesses of apparitions, is a former theater manager who passed away more than a decade ago but apparently wasn't ready to quit his...
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    Aztalan State Park

    Lake Mills, Wisconsin
    Aztalan State Park was created in 1952 on the site of a Mississippian settlement from the 10th to 13th centuries. Around the site's earthen mounds, many strange things are said to have been seen and heard by witnesses. The mounds are believed to be haunted by the spirits of the ancient people who...
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    Betty’s Cafe

    Cameron, Wisconsin
    The ghost of a deceased employee of Betty's Cafe is believed to linger here in spirit, showing up as an apparition near the fryers or hiding objects in mysterious...
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    DiSciascio's - Legacy Grill

    Coon Valley, Wisconsin
    DiSciascio's was an Italian restaurant in operation for 26 years until 2013, when it was replaced by Legacy Grill. The spirits here were first noticed long ago when the building housed a bar. Witnesses have described a ghost lady, who has been nicknamed Mary by restaurant staff, and objects have...
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    The Pines on Crooked Lake

    Crivitz, Wisconsin
    From the Pines Bar a curious apparition has been seen from the dock. An old man yells for help from a ghostly old fishing boat out in the middle of Crooked Lake. Shortly thereafter, boat and man are surrounded by mist and vanish from...
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    Cobble Stone Inn

    East Troy, Wisconsin
    Cobble Stone Inn, built in the early 1800s and allegedly once visited by Abraham Lincoln, is the site of a mysterious disappearance. One day, the inn's owners simply vanished, never to be heard from again. Locals say they still haunt the place--their apparitions have been seen all over the...
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    University of Wisconsin - Kjer Theatre

    Eau Claire, Wisconsin
    Kjer Theatre founder Earl Kjer is known to haunt his theater by tinkering with the lights and moving the props and the curtains. His apparition has been seen observing performances from his usual...
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    Forest Home Cemetery

    Fifield, Wisconsin
    Forest Home Cemetery has many older burials that were moved here from another gravesite that was prone to floods. Visitors have noticed mists around headstones, shadows, orbs, voices, eerie feelings, and anomalies that show up in...
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    Grand Opera House

    Oshkosh, Wisconsin
    Built in 1883, the Victorian Grand Opera House is still in operation and has a few haunts in residence. One is believed to be Percy Keene, a longtime employee here (from 1895 to 1967). He has shown up as a smiling ghost wearing shiny round glasses. Mysterious footsteps have been heard around the...
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    Stones Throw Restaurant and Bar

    Eau Claire, Wisconsin
    The historic building that houses this restaurant and bar is believed to be haunted by a man who hanged himself here in the early 1900s. The man has appeared as an apparition and has been known to throw or break beer bottles, open and close doors, and move objects to unexpected places. His...
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    Nelsen's Hall Bitters Pub

    Washington, Wisconsin
    Nelsen’s Hall Bitters Pub & Restaurant is housed in a historic building and sells the drink used as a "tonic" (wink) during the Prohibition era. It is said to be haunted by the spirit of namesake Tom Nelsen, the Danish man who got a pharmaceutical license to serve his tonic at the...
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    Flynn Steakhouse

    Brodhead, Wisconsin
    Flynn Steakhouse, reported to no longer be in operation, was housed in a building from 1868, and had a haunted, unused hotel upstairs. Misty white formations were known to appear, long believed to be the ghost of Mary, a child who passed away here in the 1860s. Among the strange things that have...
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    Rinehart Theater

    Ashland, Wisconsin
    At Rinehart Theater, folks have reported unexplained footsteps, doors that open and close, and a toilet that has flushed by itself. One day when some actors arrived at work, they found three lighted candles set in a triangle around a rose on the on the...
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    Old Chilton Walmart

    Chilton, Wisconsin
    At the Old Chilton Walmart, folks say apparitions, shadowy figures, have been seen in the aisles and store stock has moved or been thrown on the ground. Electronics operate by themselves, mists appear out of nowhere, cold spots abound, and muddy footprints turn up on newly mopped...
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    Old Opera House Site

    Eau Claire, Wisconsin
    The Old Opera House was built in 1885, and is home to a spirit who moves chairs and closes doors; apparitions of two elderly folks have been spotted standing in corners, watching the...
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    Retlaw Theater

    Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
    Retlaw is Walter spelled backwards. The theater was owned and operated by Walter Schroeder, and he still lingers here in spirit. Witnesses have heard footsteps, clapping, creaking of theater seats, doors that open on their own, and figures that show up in the...
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    Bodega Brew Pub

    La Crosse, Wisconsin
    The pub has changed ownership many times due to the haunting by former owner Paul Malin. Since his death, reports of activity in the building have included slamming doors, objects moving inexplicably and even the apparition of the deceased former owner. (Submitted by Callum...
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    DeKoven Center

    Racine, Wisconsin
    There have been reports of a strange ghostly figure being seen in the hallways and in the basement. This may be the ghost of former headmaster James DeKoven, who died of natural causes in the building in the late 19th century. (Submitted by Callum...
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    Wasau Club

    Wausau, Wisconsin
    The building is haunted by the ghost of a lady named Martha, who hung herself in a guest bedroom in the west wing of the building. She is seen on the staircase and in doorways of the building. Cold spots have been reported, as well as lights going on and off, chandeliers swinging by themselves and...
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    Wasau Downtown Airport

    Wausau, Wisconsin
    Former airport manager Archie Towle haunts an airport hangar and his former residence at the airport, where numerous reports of ghostly activity have been reported. His shadowy apparition has been seen, as well as faucets going on and off by themselves, pounding on walls when no one is around and...
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    New Moon Cafe

    Oshkosh, Wisconsin
    Staff members have claimed to see the apparition of a young man dressed as a bellboy in the downstairs of the building. Many customers have seen the ghost of a elderly woman in the main lobby. A woman by the name of Mrs Paige did in fact die in the building back in 1880. (Submitted by Callum...
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    Little Bohemia Lodge

    Manitowish Waters, Wisconsin
    The lodge is famous for its involvement in the 1934 shootout involving John Dillinger's gang. The lodge is believed to be haunted by a civilian who was accidentally shot by the FBI during the shootout. Guests at the lodge have reported hearing unexplained noises, seeing apparitions and have items...
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    El Rancho Motel

    Ladysmith, Wisconsin
    Reported sightings of the apparition of a man in a red flannel shirt roaming the hallways of the motel. (Submitted by Callum...
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    Headwaters Restaurant and Tavern

    Boulder Junction, Wisconsin
    The restaurant is haunted by the apparition of a lady in a red dress, who employees refuse to talk about. An evil presence is felt in the basement of the restaurant. (Submitted by Callum...
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    Lake of Torches Casino

    Lac du Flambeau, Wisconsin
    An aggressive entity has reportedly attacked cleaners in the bingo hall. The apparition of a woman has also been sighted at the casino. (Submitted by Callum...
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    Institute Saloon

    Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin
    In the women's bathroom, faucets turn on and off by themselves. Ghostly voices are heard in the bar, and diners have reported seeing menacing shadowy apparitions on the ground floor. (Submitted by Callum...
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    Titletown Brewing Company

    Green Bay, Wisconsin
    The brewing company building was previously a railway depot, and there have been many reports of paranormal activity in the building. The ghost of an elderly train conductor has been seen on the ground floor, as well as the apparitions of ghostly figures in period clothing. Objects move around the...
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    Joannes Mansion

    Green Bay, Wisconsin
    People have reported seeing ghostly apparitions and hearing ballroom music on the upper floor of the house. An aggressive presence has been known to push people down flights of stairs. (Submitted by Callum...
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    Astor House Bed and Breakfast

    Green Bay, Wisconsin
    The ghost of Doctor Julius Bellin, former owner of the historic house, has been seen in the parlour room in the early hours of morning by guests. (Submitted by Callum...
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    The Gift Itself

    Green Bay, Wisconsin
    The spirit of a little girl is often seen on the back staircase. Nobody knows who this little girl is, but after going through some very old boxes that where left behind for previous tenants, some old pictures of a little girl were found. (Submitted by Callum...
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    EHP Rating: 42.9

    Appleton Curling Club

    Appleton, Wisconsin
    Witnesses at Appleton Curling Club have heard disembodied footsteps and seen chairs and glasses fall over on their own in the pub. The place is believed to be haunted by the ghost of a former...
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    EHP Rating: 40.0

    Hammill House

    Spooner, Wisconsin
    Railroad and newspaper man and "Father of Spooner" Frank Hammill, although he died in 1922, is believed to still reside in his house. Owners through the years have reported that he still watches over...
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    Dousman Stagecoach Inn Museum

    Brookfield, Wisconsin
    Dousman Stagecoach Inn Museum was an old stagecoach stop and, later, a farmhouse. The place was moved to its current museum location, and its spirits are said to have moved with it. Witnesses say doors slam on their own, and a dark figure can be seen pacing upstairs. The ghost has been known to...
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    EHP Rating: 33.3

    Rhode Center for the Arts

    Kenosha, Wisconsin
    Rhode Center for the Arts began in 1927, and in its past has been known as the Lake Theater and the Gateway Theater. The home of the community theater group Lakeside Players is haunted, say witnesses who have heard voices and other noises and seen the ghost of a...
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    EHP Rating: 33.3

    Marquette University

    Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    There are several spots at Marquette University rumored to be haunted. One is the Helfaer Theater where a deceased artistic director's apparition has been seen and unexplained banging erupts on the catwalks. Another is the Humphrey Hall dorm building, which was once a children's hospital. Ghostly...
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    EHP Rating: 33.3

    Nola Cemetery

    Park Falls, Wisconsin
    According to legend, a young girl named Nola was the very first person buried at this cemetery. Some say her spirit lingers...
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    EHP Rating: 33.3

    Simpson's Restaurant

    Waupaca, Wisconsin
    The eatery dates back to 1932, and some folks, both staff members and customers, have reported seeing the apparitions of what appear to be members of a family inside the premises. The ghosts are said to be friendly and...
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    EHP Rating: 33.3

    Dairy Queen

    Appleton, Wisconsin
    According to the rumor mill, the owner of the bar that once stood where Dairy Queen is now found the building's haunting to be too much of a trial, so he sold it. Now, witnesses say unexplained noises and flickering lights are not uncommon, and the equipment will sometimes act up and spew ice...
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    EHP Rating: 33.3

    St. Joseph Cemetery

    Appleton, Wisconsin
    St. Joseph Cemetery is one of the oldest in the city, and many strange things are said to happen here. Some of the rumors involve human sacrifice, apparitions, ghost hounds, orbs that show up in photos, and the grave of Kate M. Blood, which has its own story. Locals say the housewife killed her...
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    EHP Rating: 33.3

    Eagle Road Cemetery

    Juneau, Wisconsin
    Eagle Road Cemetery, aka Evangelical Church Cemetery or Tabor Cemetery, is a hot spot for activity. Witnesses have seen apparitions and felt cold spots and gusts here, and some have seen the Virgin Mary or experienced stigmata (bleeding from the hands and arms) after...
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    EHP Rating: 33.3

    Days Inn Green Bay

    Green Bay, Wisconsin
    The ghost of a former worker is rumoured to haunt the hotel basement. An eerie presence is felt in the hotel, and people have reported spirits brushing against them in the hotel corridors. (Submitted by Callum...
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    EHP Rating: 25.0

    Wisconsin Lutheran College

    Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    Established in 1973, the Wisconsin Lutheran College is believed to have 6 ghosts. One is an evil presence; another is a group of children who laugh eerily. There are also a singing nun, a mother superior, a janitor and a...
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    EHP Rating: 25.0

    Cornell Public Library

    Cornell, Wisconsin
    Reports say the old building's basement, where the restroom lies, once was a jail. Witnesses have described an uncomfortable, oppressive feeling in the...
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    EHP Rating: 20.0

    Elk Mound Tower

    Elk Mound, Wisconsin
    According to local folklore, a dragon is buried under Elk Mound and a ghost haunts Elk Mound Tower. Witnesses have reported screams, howls, laughter, eerie lights, unexplained mists, and a nauseated feeling after visiting....
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    EHP Rating: 16.7

    Michigan Island Lighthouse

    La Pointe, Wisconsin
    Michigan Island Lighthouse is believed to be haunted by the spirit of a former lighthouse keeper who was killed during a storm when the heavy metal door slammed shut on him. Now, during bad storms, witnesses say the door slams shut twice, even if it is already closed and...