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AMERICAN HAUNTINGS CELEBRATES 25 YEARS IN 2018!
Author Troy Taylor and the staff from American Hauntings have been taking guests behind the walls of haunted locations since 1993 with one simple approach — ghost hunts without all of the clutter. Our investigations are not overcrowded meet-and-greets with so-called celebrities but an authentic opportunity to let our guests experience the unexplained.  We're not going to waste your time with autograph sessions and that kind of nonsense. We're not going to make posters to show you how "cool" we are or pose for photos in matching black t-shirts that are a size too small. Instead, we're going to offer you the chance to actually investigate a location for possible evidence of lingering spirits.

If you’re interested in a real ghost hunt without all the distractions, then these are the events for you.
Ghost hunts. No hype. No distractions. Just the paranormal.

UPCOMING EVENTS

MARCH 2019

MARCH 23, 2019:   NIGHT AT THE ORIGINAL SPRINGS HOTEL OKAWVILLE, ILLINOIS    SOLD OUT!

MARCH 23, 2019:
NIGHT AT THE ORIGINAL SPRINGS HOTEL
OKAWVILLE, ILLINOIS


SOLD OUT!

MARCH 30, 2019: NIGHT AT THE OLD LAKE COUNTY JAIL CROWN POINT, INDIANA    SOLD OUT!

MARCH 30, 2019:
NIGHT AT THE OLD LAKE COUNTY JAIL
CROWN POINT, INDIANA


SOLD OUT!

 

APRIL 2019

APRIL 13, 2019: NIGHT AT THE GLORE PSYCHIATRIC MUSEUM ST. JOSEPH, MISSOURI    SOLD OUT!

APRIL 13, 2019:
NIGHT AT THE GLORE PSYCHIATRIC MUSEUM
ST. JOSEPH, MISSOURI

SOLD OUT!

APRIL 13, 2019: NIGHT AT POLLAK HOSPITAL GROUNDS OF THE FORMER PEORIA STATE ASYLUM BARTONVILLE, ILLINOIS  Come along with American Hauntings as return to one of the most haunted places in Illinois! Join us as we explore the haunted confines of the Pollak Tuberculosis Hospital on the grounds of the infamous Peoria State Hospital in Bartonville, Illinois. Known for the restless spirits that now roam the abandoned wards, halls, and corridors of the old building -- you have to decide if you're brave enough to join us for this nighttime investigation!   CLICK HERE FOR RESERVATIONS!

APRIL 13, 2019:
NIGHT AT POLLAK HOSPITAL
GROUNDS OF THE FORMER PEORIA STATE ASYLUM
BARTONVILLE, ILLINOIS

Come along with American Hauntings as return to one of the most haunted places in Illinois! Join us as we explore the haunted confines of the Pollak Tuberculosis Hospital on the grounds of the infamous Peoria State Hospital in Bartonville, Illinois. Known for the restless spirits that now roam the abandoned wards, halls, and corridors of the old building -- you have to decide if you're brave enough to join us for this nighttime investigation! CLICK HERE FOR RESERVATIONS!

APRIL 13, 2019:  NIGHT AT FOX HOLLOW FARM  CARMEL, INDIANA    SOLD OUT!

APRIL 13, 2019:
NIGHT AT FOX HOLLOW FARM
CARMEL, INDIANA

SOLD OUT!

APRIL 27, 2019: NIGHT AT THE MINERAL SPRINGS HOTEL GHOST HUNT WITH AUTHOR TROY TAYLOR ALTON, ILLINOIS    SOLD OUT!

APRIL 27, 2019:
NIGHT AT THE MINERAL SPRINGS HOTEL
GHOST HUNT WITH AUTHOR TROY TAYLOR
ALTON, ILLINOIS


SOLD OUT!

APRIL 27, 2019: NIGHT AT THE “DEMON HOUSE” THE MONROE HOUSE | HARTFORD CITY, INDIANA    SOLD OUT!

APRIL 27, 2019:
NIGHT AT THE “DEMON HOUSE”
THE MONROE HOUSE | HARTFORD CITY, INDIANA

SOLD OUT!

APRIL 27, 2019: NIGHT AT THE ELDRED HOUSE ELDRED, ILLINOIS (NEAR CARROLLTON)  Return with us to one of the most haunted houses in downstate Illinois — the legendary James Eldred House. Generations of the Eldred family — shattered by death and financial setbacks — called the stone house home until they were forced to abandon it. Saved from the forces of nature, those who came to restore it discovered that it was haunted! Is it as spirit-infested as so many claim? This is your chance to find out!   CLICK HERE FOR RESERVATIONS!

APRIL 27, 2019:
NIGHT AT THE ELDRED HOUSE
ELDRED, ILLINOIS (NEAR CARROLLTON)

Return with us to one of the most haunted houses in downstate Illinois — the legendary James Eldred House. Generations of the Eldred family — shattered by death and financial setbacks — called the stone house home until they were forced to abandon it. Saved from the forces of nature, those who came to restore it discovered that it was haunted! Is it as spirit-infested as so many claim? This is your chance to find out! CLICK HERE FOR RESERVATIONS!

may 2019

MAY 4, 2019: NIGHT AT THE OLD FRANKLIN COUNTY JAIL BENTON, ILLINOIS  Join American Hauntings for a night at the old Franklin County Jail in Benton, Illinois, made famous as the “last stop” for Southern Illinois gangster, Charlie Birger. Spend the late night hours looking for the ghosts of this historic -- and very haunted -- old jail with a limited number of ghost hunters during a private ghost hunt. Find out if the place is really as haunted as so many people claim and perhaps come face to face with one of the former occupants of the place!   CLICK HERE FOR RESERVATIONS!

MAY 4, 2019:
NIGHT AT THE OLD FRANKLIN COUNTY JAIL
BENTON, ILLINOIS

Join American Hauntings for a night at the old Franklin County Jail in Benton, Illinois, made famous as the “last stop” for Southern Illinois gangster, Charlie Birger. Spend the late night hours looking for the ghosts of this historic -- and very haunted -- old jail with a limited number of ghost hunters during a private ghost hunt. Find out if the place is really as haunted as so many people claim and perhaps come face to face with one of the former occupants of the place! CLICK HERE FOR RESERVATIONS!

MAY 11, 2019: NIGHT AT THE VILLISCA AX MURDER HOUSE VILLISCA, IOWA HOSTED BY TROY TAYLOR    SOLD OUT!

MAY 11, 2019:
NIGHT AT THE VILLISCA AX MURDER HOUSE
VILLISCA, IOWA
HOSTED BY TROY TAYLOR

SOLD OUT!

MAY 25, 2019: NIGHT AT THE SALLIE HOUSE ATCHISON, KANSAS  You’ve seen it on TV and you’ve heard the stories…But are you brave enough to dare spend the night in a house that many consider to be one of the most haunted in America? You have the chance to find out! Join American Hauntings as we take you behind the locked doors of the infamous “Sallie House” in Atchison, Kansas – a place so haunted that many paranormal investigators have fled the house, never to return! If you think you’ve got the courage to join us, get signed up now because this may be one of the most terrifying nights of your life! Brave enough?   CLICK HERE FOR RESERVATIONS!

MAY 25, 2019:
NIGHT AT THE SALLIE HOUSE
ATCHISON, KANSAS
You’ve seen it on TV and you’ve heard the stories…But are you brave enough to dare spend the night in a house that many consider to be one of the most haunted in America? You have the chance to find out! Join American Hauntings as we take you behind the locked doors of the infamous “Sallie House” in Atchison, Kansas – a place so haunted that many paranormal investigators have fled the house, never to return! If you think you’ve got the courage to join us, get signed up now because this may be one of the most terrifying nights of your life! Brave enough? CLICK HERE FOR RESERVATIONS!

june 2019

JUNE 1, 2019: NIGHT AT THE PARA CAFE WINCHESTER, INDIANA  Join American Hauntings at a location that is rapidly becoming known as one of the most haunted places in Indiana! We’re exploring the confines of the Hirsh Building in Winchester, a place now known as the 101 Para Cafe, thanks to its history of paranormal events that are linked to murder, suicide, and illicit history in its past. Are you ready to experience this eerie spot for yourself? Now’s your chance!   CLICK HERE FOR RESERVATIONS!

JUNE 1, 2019:
NIGHT AT THE PARA CAFE
WINCHESTER, INDIANA
Join American Hauntings at a location that is rapidly becoming known as one of the most haunted places in Indiana! We’re exploring the confines of the Hirsh Building in Winchester, a place now known as the 101 Para Cafe, thanks to its history of paranormal events that are linked to murder, suicide, and illicit history in its past. Are you ready to experience this eerie spot for yourself? Now’s your chance! CLICK HERE FOR RESERVATIONS!

jUNE 8, 2019: NIGHT AT FOX HOLLOW FARM CARMEL, INDIANA    SOLD OUT!

jUNE 8, 2019:
NIGHT AT FOX HOLLOW FARM
CARMEL, INDIANA

SOLD OUT!

JUNE 8, 2019: NIGHT AT ASHMORE ESTATES ASHMORE, ILLINOIS (NEAR CHARLESTON)  Join American Hauntings for a chilling return to one of Illinois' most notorious haunted spots -- infamous Ashmore Estates, near Charleston! Spend the night looking for the ghosts of the old – and very haunted -- former poor farm and asylum with a limited number of ghost hunters during a private ghost hunt! You’ve read about it, or seen the place on TV, but this is your chance to experience it for yourself! If you’re brave enough,   CLICK HERE FOR RESERVATIONS!

JUNE 8, 2019:
NIGHT AT ASHMORE ESTATES
ASHMORE, ILLINOIS (NEAR CHARLESTON)

Join American Hauntings for a chilling return to one of Illinois' most notorious haunted spots -- infamous Ashmore Estates, near Charleston! Spend the night looking for the ghosts of the old – and very haunted -- former poor farm and asylum with a limited number of ghost hunters during a private ghost hunt! You’ve read about it, or seen the place on TV, but this is your chance to experience it for yourself! If you’re brave enough, CLICK HERE FOR RESERVATIONS!

jUNE 21-22, 2019: HAUNTED AMERICA CONFERENCE ALTON, ILLINOIS  Tickets are now on sale for THE paranormal event of the year! This is our 23rd year of bringing you the finest speakers, guests, and events in the paranormal community. Founded in 1997, we set the stage for every ghost event that has followed. This is NOT some sort of "meet and greet" with "celebrities" who sit at tables so you can pay for autographs -- this is a speaker-based event with presentations, discussions, question and answer sessions, hands-on workshops, ghost hunts, tours, and much more! Tickets are already going fast, so don't miss out! Ghosts, hauntings, and the most fun you'll have at a ghost event in 2018!    CLICK HERE TO GET MORE INFO ABOUT THE PARANORMAL EVENT OF THE YEAR!

jUNE 21-22, 2019:
HAUNTED AMERICA CONFERENCE
ALTON, ILLINOIS
Tickets are now on sale for THE paranormal event of the year! This is our 23rd year of bringing you the finest speakers, guests, and events in the paranormal community. Founded in 1997, we set the stage for every ghost event that has followed. This is NOT some sort of "meet and greet" with "celebrities" who sit at tables so you can pay for autographs -- this is a speaker-based event with presentations, discussions, question and answer sessions, hands-on workshops, ghost hunts, tours, and much more! Tickets are already going fast, so don't miss out! Ghosts, hauntings, and the most fun you'll have at a ghost event in 2018!
CLICK HERE TO GET MORE INFO ABOUT THE PARANORMAL EVENT OF THE YEAR!

jUNE 29, 1019: NIGHT AT THE OLD FUNERAL HOME JACKSONVILLE, ILLINOIS  Join American Hauntings for an exclusive investigation of what was once Jacksonville's best-known funeral home -- where spirits of the past still linger! Come along for this chilling night and we'll search for the building's reported ghosts and learn more about its haunted history. Is the former funeral home really as haunted as some people claim? You'll have the chance to find out when we give a limited number of ghost hunters the chance to possibly meet some of the former occupants of the old house face-to-face!   CL    ICK HERE FOR RESERVATIONS!

jUNE 29, 1019:
NIGHT AT THE OLD FUNERAL HOME
JACKSONVILLE, ILLINOIS
Join American Hauntings for an exclusive investigation of what was once Jacksonville's best-known funeral home -- where spirits of the past still linger! Come along for this chilling night and we'll search for the building's reported ghosts and learn more about its haunted history. Is the former funeral home really as haunted as some people claim? You'll have the chance to find out when we give a limited number of ghost hunters the chance to possibly meet some of the former occupants of the old house face-to-face! CLICK HERE FOR RESERVATIONS!

 

JULY 2019

JULY 13, 2019: NIGHT AT THE RANDOLPH COUNTY INFIRMARY WINCHESTER, INDIANA  Are you brave enough to join American Hauntings at one of the most haunted places in Indiana? We’re going inside the chilling confines of the old Randolph County Infirmary in Winchester, a place so haunted that investigators have become so frightened that they’ve fled the building, leaving all their equipment behind! You’ve seen the place on television shows and in first-hand accounts, but now you can experience it for yourself as we return to this chilling spot!   CLICK HERE FOR RESERVATIONS!

JULY 13, 2019:
NIGHT AT THE RANDOLPH COUNTY INFIRMARY
WINCHESTER, INDIANA
Are you brave enough to join American Hauntings at one of the most haunted places in Indiana? We’re going inside the chilling confines of the old Randolph County Infirmary in Winchester, a place so haunted that investigators have become so frightened that they’ve fled the building, leaving all their equipment behind! You’ve seen the place on television shows and in first-hand accounts, but now you can experience it for yourself as we return to this chilling spot! CLICK HERE FOR RESERVATIONS!

JULY 27, 2019: NIGHT AT THE MINERAL SPRINGS HOTEL GHOST HUNT WITH AUTHOR TROY TAYLOR ALTON, ILLINOIS    SOLD OUT!

JULY 27, 2019:
NIGHT AT THE MINERAL SPRINGS HOTEL
GHOST HUNT WITH AUTHOR TROY TAYLOR
ALTON, ILLINOIS


SOLD OUT!

JUL7 27, 2019: NIGHT AT THE “DEMON HOUSE” THE MONROE HOUSE HARTFORD CITY, INDIANA    SOLD OUT!

JUL7 27, 2019:
NIGHT AT THE “DEMON HOUSE”
THE MONROE HOUSE
HARTFORD CITY, INDIANA


SOLD OUT!

AUGUST and september 2019

AUGUST 10, 2019: NIGHT AT THE VAILE MANSION INDEPENDENCE, MISSOURI  SOLD OUT!

AUGUST 10, 2019:
NIGHT AT THE VAILE MANSION
INDEPENDENCE, MISSOURI

SOLD OUT!

AUGUST 24, 2019: NIGHT AT FOX HOLLOW FARM CARMEL, INDIANA    SOLD OUT!

AUGUST 24, 2019:
NIGHT AT FOX HOLLOW FARM
CARMEL, INDIANA

SOLD OUT!

SEPTEMBER 7, 2019: NIGHT AT THE BEATTIE MANSION ST. JOSEPH, MISSOURI  You may have seen it on TV, featured on “Paranormal Lockdown,” and think, well, “that’s just a TV show…” but are you brave enough to actually go behind the walls of the infamous Beattie Mansion in St. Joseph, Missouri? And if so, will you stay for the entire event at what’s considered the most haunted house in town? This is your chance to find out!   CLICK HERE FOR RESERVATIONS!

SEPTEMBER 7, 2019:
NIGHT AT THE BEATTIE MANSION
ST. JOSEPH, MISSOURI
You may have seen it on TV, featured on “Paranormal Lockdown,” and think, well, “that’s just a TV show…” but are you brave enough to actually go behind the walls of the infamous Beattie Mansion in St. Joseph, Missouri? And if so, will you stay for the entire event at what’s considered the most haunted house in town? This is your chance to find out! CLICK HERE FOR RESERVATIONS!

CHECK BACK OFTEN FOR NEW EVENTS AND AVAILABILITY!

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT AMERICAN HAUNTINGS EVENTS

How many people are allowed to go on the events?
Since every location is different, we don’t have a set number for all of the different ghost hunts and overnights. However, we do limit the number of people by the size of the location, number of staff, etc. so we have a very good idea about how many people each location can handle. We have been doing this since 1994, so we have a lot of experience with how it all works. Keep in mind that these are not the overcrowded “celebrity meet and greets” that imitation companies are usually offering. We try to put together an authentic event for our guests, giving them a real chance to experience and investigate the haunted locations that we offer. Many locations do have group activities that guests can take part in, but we always offer plenty of private time for you to investigate on your own.

Do I have to make reservations online?
YES… and we require it for a couple of reasons: First, our tours sell out in advance and since we are not always in the office, you may miss out on an event that you wanted to attend since all of the spots are filled on a first come / first served basis. Second, we have confirmation forms that need to be emailed to you, so registering online saves time for you and for us. 

Do you offer transportation to the events?
Sorry, but no, there is no way we can do this. People come for our events, ghost hunts, and overnights from literally all over the country. There is no way that we could possibly pick them and bring them to the events. And if we did offer transportation, we’d have to charge a lot more for the events and we prefer to keep them as affordable as possible.

Can I get my money back if I decide not to go?
When making a reservation, we always state in the confirmation that all reservations are non-refundable. Once your purchase your spots, it’s just like any other kind of event, concert, etc. They are your spots and if you decide not to use them, we are unable to re-sell them. Once you commit to buy, payments are made by us to the venues and locations that we cannot get back. You are welcome to sell or give the reservations to someone else but we do not buy them back. If you do transfer your reservations to another person, just please let us know so that we can update the guest list.

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