Haunted Places in Wisconsin

Wisconsin is steeped in haunted history, bizare legends and paranormal activity. From abandoned houses and ghostly graves to creepy roads and spectral joggers, and even a tugboat haunted by the men it dragged to their fates at the bottom of Lake Michigan, explore the most haunted places in Wisconsin.

Octagon House - Haunted Places in Wisconsin

Octagon House

The historic Octagon House in Fond du Lac conceals secret rooms, passageways, and the ghosts of the family that lived there over 150 years ago.

Wisconsin’s Most Haunted: Glenbeulah Cemetery - Haunted Places in Wisconsin

Wisconsin’s Most Haunted: Glenbeulah Cemetery

Walnut Grove Cemetery, better known as Glenbeulah Cemetery, is widely regarded as the most haunted cemetery in Wisconsin.

Haunted Witherell House in Fond du Lac

Witherell House

Legend says a deranged child murdered her parents in the abandoned Witherell House in Fond du Lac, and they may still haunt the cursed property.

Rienzi Cemetery - Haunted location in Fond du Lac, WI

Rienzi Cemetery

Rienzi Cemetery is home to several notable haunted legends, including a gateway to Hell and the Witches Circle of excommunicated nuns.

History of the Haunted Witches Tower in Whitewater

The Starin Park water tower has long been rumored to be the location of rituals and witchcraft.

New Book Explores Milwaukee’s Ghosts and Legends

The new book by Gothic Milwaukee’s Anna Lardinois explores the haunted history of Milwaukee.

Wisconsin’s Most Haunted: The Grave of Kate Blood

Her gravestone may drip blood, but was she really an axe-murdering witch?

Wisconsin’s Most Haunted: The Jay Road Jogger

A bleak stretch of road where travelers have encountered the restless spirit of a hit-and-run victim hoping to hitch a ride.

Wisconsin’s Most Haunted: Dartford Cemetery

Green Lake’s old burial ground holds the dark secrets of the idyllic community’s tragic past.

The Eerie Legends of Three Haunted Cemeteries in Wisconsin

From exhumed graves and axe murders to the haunted triangle of “Second Salem,” these legends (and spirits) will never rest.

Wisconsin’s Most Haunted: The Bloody History of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin Estate

In 1914 the famous architect’s home became the stage for a brutal massacre, and some believe the spirits still linger.

Haunted Tugboat Lurks in the Milwaukee Harbor

6 men lost their lives when the tugboat Wisconsin sank in 1941. Since its restoration, strange phenomena have convinced some that those men never left it.