Illinois Hauntings ghost Tours for Fall 2018!

cELEBRATING 25 YEARS OF HISTORY AND HAUNTINGS IN 2018: celebrate with US THIS FALL with new books, ghost hunts, and THE MOST AUTHENTIC GHOST TOURS IN THE MIDWEST!

  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!

  HAUNTED AMERICA CONFERENCE 2019!  June 21-22, 2019 in Alton, Illinois! Speaker line-up and details posted soon!

HAUNTED AMERICA CONFERENCE 2019! June 21-22, 2019 in Alton, Illinois! Speaker line-up and details posted soon!

  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!

  2019 DEAD OF WINTER FESTIVAL!  February 9, 2019 at the Mineral Springs Hotel in Alton, Illinois! Details coming soon!

2019 DEAD OF WINTER FESTIVAL! February 9, 2019 at the Mineral Springs Hotel in Alton, Illinois! Details coming soon!

  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!

  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 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!

STORIES & ARTICLES FROM AMERICAN HAUNTINGS INK

Read Many More Stories of Haunted History in Books from American Hauntings Ink - Independent Publisher of Books on Ghosts, Haunted History, Crime and the Unexplained in America! CLICK HERE TO SEE OUR CATALOG OF TITLES AND UPCOMING EVENTS!

  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 "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!

  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."

  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!"

  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"

  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

  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!

  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!

  WAS "THE EXORCIST" CURSED?   Did strange forces affect the filming of one of the most terrifying films of all time?

WAS "THE EXORCIST" CURSED? 
Did strange forces affect the filming of one of the most terrifying films of all time?

  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!