NEW! AMERICAN HAUNTINGS SUPERNATURAL SUBSCRIPTIONS!  Become an American Hauntings VIP and get great rewards from shirts, decals, buttons and bonus episodes of the podcast to discounts and early access for events, private paranormal meetups, ghost hunts, tours, dinners at haunted places across the country, and much more!   CLICK HERE TO GET ALL THE DETAILS AND BECOME A VIP SUBSCRIBER!

NEW! AMERICAN HAUNTINGS SUPERNATURAL SUBSCRIPTIONS! Become an American Hauntings VIP and get great rewards from shirts, decals, buttons and bonus episodes of the podcast to discounts and early access for events, private paranormal meetups, ghost hunts, tours, dinners at haunted places across the country, and much more! CLICK HERE TO GET ALL THE DETAILS AND BECOME A VIP SUBSCRIBER!

  AMERICAN HAUNTINGS CELEBRATES 25 YEARS OF GHOSTS IN 2018!  Join us as we celebrate with our Annual Haunted America Conference, Haunted Tours, Ghost Hunts, Supernatural Subscriptions and More!

AMERICAN HAUNTINGS CELEBRATES 25 YEARS OF GHOSTS IN 2018! Join us as we celebrate with our Annual Haunted America Conference, Haunted Tours, Ghost Hunts, Supernatural Subscriptions and More!

  HAUNTED HISTORY BOOKS FROM TROY TAYLOR AND AMERICAN HAUNTINGS INK:  Looking for true tales of the supernatural, haunted history and more? Discover the titles and authors of American Hauntings Ink!   CLICK HERE TO SEE OUR CATALOG!

HAUNTED HISTORY BOOKS FROM TROY TAYLOR AND AMERICAN HAUNTINGS INK: Looking for true tales of the supernatural, haunted history and more? Discover the titles and authors of American Hauntings Ink! CLICK HERE TO SEE OUR CATALOG!

  AMERICAN HAUNTINGS GHOST HUNTS : No hype. No distractions. Just the Paranormal. Authentic events for those who want to experience the unknown without all the clutter.   CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL OF OUR UPCOMING EVENTS!

AMERICAN HAUNTINGS GHOST HUNTS: No hype. No distractions. Just the Paranormal. Authentic events for those who want to experience the unknown without all the clutter. CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL OF OUR UPCOMING EVENTS!

  NEW! DISCONNECTED FROM DEATH BY TROY TAYLOR AND APRIL SLAUGHTER!  From the God-fearing Puritans to the aftermath of the Civil War, the Victorian descent into mourning to modern day funeral traditions, authors April Slaughter and Troy Taylor take the reader along on a journey through America’s history with death, dying, and how they’ve shaped our society today. From death rituals and mourning customs to embalming, postmortem photographs, and more, the reader will discover the inside story of the American way of death!   ORDER YOUR AUTOGRAPHED COPY TODAY!

NEW! DISCONNECTED FROM DEATH BY TROY TAYLOR AND APRIL SLAUGHTER! From the God-fearing Puritans to the aftermath of the Civil War, the Victorian descent into mourning to modern day funeral traditions, authors April Slaughter and Troy Taylor take the reader along on a journey through America’s history with death, dying, and how they’ve shaped our society today. From death rituals and mourning customs to embalming, postmortem photographs, and more, the reader will discover the inside story of the American way of death! ORDER YOUR AUTOGRAPHED COPY TODAY!

  HAUNTED ST. LOUIS BY TROY TAYLOR!  More than a decade and a half ago, author Troy Taylor offered the first edition of his book about the many ghosts, hauntings, and strange tales of St. Louis. In 2018, he returns for a deeper, darker look at its haunted history with updated tales, new stories, and chilling accounts that have never appeared in print before. It’s a brand-new look at one of America’s most haunted cities!   ORDER YOUR AUTOGRAPHED COPY TODAY!

HAUNTED ST. LOUIS BY TROY TAYLOR!
More than a decade and a half ago, author Troy Taylor offered the first edition of his book about the many ghosts, hauntings, and strange tales of St. Louis. In 2018, he returns for a deeper, darker look at its haunted history with updated tales, new stories, and chilling accounts that have never appeared in print before. It’s a brand-new look at one of America’s most haunted cities! ORDER YOUR AUTOGRAPHED COPY TODAY!

  AMERICAN HAUNTINGS BY TROY TAYLOR!  Do you believe in ghosts? You’re not alone. For nearly two centuries, American popular culture has been influenced by the supernatural. Since the Fox sisters first reported the “mysterious rappings” in their New York home, mediums, magicians, and ghost hunters have played a huge part in the shaping of American history. This compelling reveals the roots of our fascination with ghosts, haunted houses, and the supernatural, and offers a rich, entertaining, and colorful look at the people, places, and eerie events that have captured the imagination of the country.   ORDER YOUR AUTOGRAPHED COPY TODAY!

AMERICAN HAUNTINGS BY TROY TAYLOR!
Do you believe in ghosts? You’re not alone. For nearly two centuries, American popular culture has been influenced by the supernatural. Since the Fox sisters first reported the “mysterious rappings” in their New York home, mediums, magicians, and ghost hunters have played a huge part in the shaping of American history. This compelling reveals the roots of our fascination with ghosts, haunted houses, and the supernatural, and offers a rich, entertaining, and colorful look at the people, places, and eerie events that have captured the imagination of the country. ORDER YOUR AUTOGRAPHED COPY TODAY!

AMERICAN HAUNTINGS TOURS AND GHOST HUNTS

   WEIRD CHICAGO TOURS | CHICAGO, ILLINOIS   Ghosts, Gangsters, Mystery & Mayhem of the Windy City! Includes Haunted History Tours, True Crime Tours, Gangster Tours, and Chicago's Original "Devil & the White City Tours of H.H. Holmes and the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition! Chicago's Best Tours!   CLICK HERE FOR INFO!    Public & Private Tours Available Year Round!

WEIRD CHICAGO TOURS | CHICAGO, ILLINOIS
Ghosts, Gangsters, Mystery & Mayhem of the Windy City! Includes Haunted History Tours, True Crime Tours, Gangster Tours, and Chicago's Original "Devil & the White City Tours of H.H. Holmes and the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition! Chicago's Best Tours! CLICK HERE FOR INFO!
Public & Private Tours Available Year Round!

   HAUNTED CARLINVILLE TOUR | CARLINVILLE, ILLINOIS   Search for the spirits of this Route 66 community and the haunted "Million Dollar Courthouse!" Every autumn, we explore the many haunted places of downtown Carlinville with Haunted History Tours and Ghost Hunter's Tours! Every tour includes the eerie Macoupin County Courthouse -- a place so haunted that one of our guides quit rather than go back inside! Are you brave enough?   CLICK HERE TO FIND OUT!     Available in October!

HAUNTED CARLINVILLE TOUR | CARLINVILLE, ILLINOIS
Search for the spirits of this Route 66 community and the haunted "Million Dollar Courthouse!" Every autumn, we explore the many haunted places of downtown Carlinville with Haunted History Tours and Ghost Hunter's Tours! Every tour includes the eerie Macoupin County Courthouse -- a place so haunted that one of our guides quit rather than go back inside! Are you brave enough? CLICK HERE TO FIND OUT!  Available in October!

   ALTON HAUNTINGS TOURS | ALTON, ILLINOIS   Discover the ghosts of "One of the Most Haunted Small Towns in America!" The region's most authentic ghost tour and the only tour based on the book by Troy Taylor! Haunted History Tours, Bus Tours, and Dinner and Spirits Experiences along the River Road!   CLICK HERE FOR INFO!    Public Tours Available Year Round!

ALTON HAUNTINGS TOURS | ALTON, ILLINOIS
Discover the ghosts of "One of the Most Haunted Small Towns in America!" The region's most authentic ghost tour and the only tour based on the book by Troy Taylor! Haunted History Tours, Bus Tours, and Dinner and Spirits Experiences along the River Road! CLICK HERE FOR INFO!
Public Tours Available Year Round!

   HAUNTED DECATUR TOURS | DECATUR, ILLINOIS   Discover the Spirits, Secrets, Scandals and Sins of on one of the longest-running ghost tours in the state! Created by author Troy Taylor, Haunted Decatur was founded in 1994 and every fall, we explore the most chilling locations in the city!   CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO!     Available in October!

HAUNTED DECATUR TOURS | DECATUR, ILLINOIS
Discover the Spirits, Secrets, Scandals and Sins of on one of the longest-running ghost tours in the state! Created by author Troy Taylor, Haunted Decatur was founded in 1994 and every fall, we explore the most chilling locations in the city! CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO! 
Available in October!

   HAUNTED JACKSONVILLE TOURS | JACKSONVILLE, ILLINOIS   Discover the lingering spirits of Illinois' "Athens of the West!" Hosted by Troy and Lisa -- authors of the book, "Haunted Jacksonville" -- our Dinner and Spirits experiences in Jacksonville include supper at a local eatery, followed by an eerie trip back in time to explore the many haunted places in the city! It's an event not to miss!   CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO!    Available in October!

HAUNTED JACKSONVILLE TOURS | JACKSONVILLE, ILLINOIS
Discover the lingering spirits of Illinois' "Athens of the West!" Hosted by Troy and Lisa -- authors of the book, "Haunted Jacksonville" -- our Dinner and Spirits experiences in Jacksonville include supper at a local eatery, followed by an eerie trip back in time to explore the many haunted places in the city! It's an event not to miss! CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO! Available in October!

  GHOST HUNTS FROM AMERICAN HAUNTINGS:  Ghost Hunts.  No Hype. No Distractions. Author Troy Taylor and the staff from American Hauntings have been taking guests behind the walls of haunted locations since 1994 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. If you’re interested in a real ghost hunt without all the distractions, then these are the events for you.   CLICK HERE FOR MORE!

GHOST HUNTS FROM AMERICAN HAUNTINGS: Ghost Hunts.  No Hype. No Distractions. Author Troy Taylor and the staff from American Hauntings have been taking guests behind the walls of haunted locations since 1994 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. If you’re interested in a real ghost hunt without all the distractions, then these are the events for you. CLICK HERE FOR MORE!

GHOST BOOKS FROM AMERICAN HAUNTINGS INK

The Online Catalog for American Hauntings Ink: Independent Publisher of Books on Haunted History, Crime and the Unexplained! CLICK HERE TO SEE OUR CATALOG OF TITLES AND UPCOMING EVENTS!

  DEAD MEN DO TELL TALES SERIES  Troy Taylor's series about the History & Hauntings of American Crime and Unsolved Mysteries!

DEAD MEN DO TELL TALES SERIES
Troy Taylor's series about the History & Hauntings of American Crime and Unsolved Mysteries!

  HAUNTED ILLINOIS SERIES  A collection of books that travels across the state of Illinois in a search for ghosts, hauntings, legends and lore! From  Ghosts of the Prairie  to  Haunted Alton, Weird Chicago, Haunted Jacksonville, Haunted Decatur  and more, you'll never look at the Prairie State in the same way again!

HAUNTED ILLINOIS SERIES
A collection of books that travels across the state of Illinois in a search for ghosts, hauntings, legends and lore! From Ghosts of the Prairie to Haunted Alton, Weird Chicago, Haunted Jacksonville, Haunted Decatur and more, you'll never look at the Prairie State in the same way again!

  CABINET OF CURIOSITIES SERIES  Troy Taylor's books on the history of the supernatural and the unexplained in America, told through 20 objects!

CABINET OF CURIOSITIES SERIES
Troy Taylor's books on the history of the supernatural and the unexplained in America, told through 20 objects!

  WEIRD HIGHWAY SERIES  Troy Taylor's series tracing the lost highway of Route 66! Part travel guide, part crime thriller, part ghost book, each volume features everything from lost roadside restaurants to forgotten towns, abandoned motels, haunted places, and restless spirits that still linger from the heyday of Route 66!

WEIRD HIGHWAY SERIES
Troy Taylor's series tracing the lost highway of Route 66! Part travel guide, part crime thriller, part ghost book, each volume features everything from lost roadside restaurants to forgotten towns, abandoned motels, haunted places, and restless spirits that still linger from the heyday of Route 66!

STORIES & ARTICLES FROM AMERICAN HAUNTINGS INK

  AMERICAN HAUNTINGS BLOG  Stories, Articles and Posts on Ghosts, Crime and the Supernatural!

AMERICAN HAUNTINGS BLOG
Stories, Articles and Posts on Ghosts, Crime and the Supernatural!

  DEATH UNDER THE BIG TOP  Tragedy, Terror and a Lingering haunting from the Hartford Circus Fire of 1944!

DEATH UNDER THE BIG TOP
Tragedy, Terror and a Lingering haunting from the Hartford Circus Fire of 1944!

  WHAT DO YOU DO IF YOUR HOUSE IS HAUNTED?  A How-to Guide for finding a reputable psychical investigator by Troy Taylor

WHAT DO YOU DO IF YOUR HOUSE IS HAUNTED?
A How-to Guide for finding a reputable psychical investigator by Troy Taylor

  THE HAUNTED MUSEUM  The Historic and Haunted Guide to the Supernatural and the beginnings of ghost research   

THE HAUNTED MUSEUM
The Historic and Haunted Guide to the Supernatural and the beginnings of ghost research
 

  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!

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!

  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!  

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!
 

  THE HOUSE ON RIDGE AVENUE  History and Hoax behind the Congelier Mansion, the original "Most Haunted House in America!"

THE HOUSE ON RIDGE AVENUE
History and Hoax behind the Congelier Mansion, the original "Most Haunted House in America!"

  HOUDINI: A MAGICIAN AMONG THE SPIRITS  The Death and Mysterious Afterlife of one of America's Most Famous Performers

HOUDINI: A MAGICIAN AMONG THE SPIRITS
The Death and Mysterious Afterlife of one of America's Most Famous Performers

  THE WINCHESTER MANSION  The story of Sarah Winchester and the "House Built by Spirits"

THE WINCHESTER MANSION
The story of Sarah Winchester and the "House Built by Spirits"

  AMERICA'S "OTHER" HAUNTED HOUSES!  Hauntings across the country that don't make the famous "most haunted" lists, but are just as scary!

AMERICA'S "OTHER" HAUNTED HOUSES!
Hauntings across the country that don't make the famous "most haunted" lists, but are just as scary!

  DEATH IN THE TRIANGLE  The History, Hauntings and Horror of America's Deadliest Factory Fire!

DEATH IN THE TRIANGLE
The History, Hauntings and Horror of America's Deadliest Factory Fire!

  THE MYRTLES PLANTATION: LEGENDS, LORE AND LIES -  How historical research revealed the true story of "one of the most haunted houses in America."

THE MYRTLES PLANTATION: LEGENDS, LORE AND LIES - How historical research revealed the true story of "one of the most haunted houses in America."

  WAVERLY HILLS SANATORIUM  The True Story of One of America's Most Haunted Places

WAVERLY HILLS SANATORIUM
The True Story of One of America's Most Haunted Places

  THE MAD GASSER OF MATTOON  An Unexplained Mystery of Weird Illinois

THE MAD GASSER OF MATTOON
An Unexplained Mystery of Weird Illinois

  "STRANGE LOVE"  The Morbid Obsession of Key West's Carl Von Cosel

"STRANGE LOVE"
The Morbid Obsession of Key West's Carl Von Cosel

  MARY JANE REED  A Lingering Spirit from Illinois' Haunted Past

MARY JANE REED
A Lingering Spirit from Illinois' Haunted Past

  JULIA BUCOLLA PETTA  The Strange Tale of Chicago's "Italian Bride"

JULIA BUCOLLA PETTA
The Strange Tale of Chicago's "Italian Bride"

  THE "GLOOMY SUNDAY" CURSE  Billie Holiday and the Strange Tale of the Hungarian Suicide Song

THE "GLOOMY SUNDAY" CURSE
Billie Holiday and the Strange Tale of the Hungarian Suicide Song

  GHOST OF THE PINK PALACE  The Tragic Death of Jayne Mansfield

GHOST OF THE PINK PALACE
The Tragic Death of Jayne Mansfield

  MOTHMAN!  The Enigma of Point Pleasant

MOTHMAN!
The Enigma of Point Pleasant

  THE HAUNTED WHITE HOUSE  Ghostly Tales of America's Executive Mansion, from Abraham Lincoln to Harry Truman

THE HAUNTED WHITE HOUSE
Ghostly Tales of America's Executive Mansion, from Abraham Lincoln to Harry Truman

  DEAD WOMEN DO TELL TALES  The Lingering Ghost of Nell Cropsey

DEAD WOMEN DO TELL TALES
The Lingering Ghost of Nell Cropsey

  TESTIMONY FROM BEYOND THE GRAVE  The True Story of the Greenbrier Ghost

TESTIMONY FROM BEYOND THE GRAVE
The True Story of the Greenbrier Ghost

  "I HAD TO LEAVE MY LITTLE CHILD TO DIE"  Horrors and Hauntings of the Collinwood School Fire

"I HAD TO LEAVE MY LITTLE CHILD TO DIE"
Horrors and Hauntings of the Collinwood School Fire

  THE STARVED ROCK MURDERS  Horror in Illinois History

THE STARVED ROCK MURDERS
Horror in Illinois History

  HARRY PRICE  The Haunted Life of the "Original Ghost Hunter"

HARRY PRICE
The Haunted Life of the "Original Ghost Hunter"

  MURDER ON SAXTOWN ROAD  The Mystery, History & Hauntings of the Millstadt, Illinois Ax Murders!

MURDER ON SAXTOWN ROAD
The Mystery, History & Hauntings of the Millstadt, Illinois Ax Murders!

  THE GHOSTS OF GETTYSBURG  One of America's Most Haunted Places!

THE GHOSTS OF GETTYSBURG
One of America's Most Haunted Places!