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Missouri's Haunted Museums - Haunts with Shocking History

As with ##Region##'s Haunted Theaters, many of ##Region##'s local Museums are believed to be haunted as well. Home to a variety of historical items and artifacts, museums are a well known hot-spot for paranormal activity. It's widely believed that some spirits latch on, or tether themselves to items that were of great importance to them before passing, and as home to numerous historical artifacts, it's no wonder that some spirits make their home at museums! Some museums are even located on historical grounds - battlefields, historical homes, old prisons, and other historically significant locales where soldiers, politicians, writers, and many others lived, and passed on. Find out more about ##Region##'s real Haunted History - visit a local Haunted Museum today!
 
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    This building dates back to 1856 and now operates as a historic museum. Ghost investigators have explored the place and have found cold spots, voices and EVP's in several of the rooms. The voices heard belonged to men, women and children. Read More

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  •   1859 Jail and Marshal's Museum Independence, MO
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    This museum is believed to be haunted by some spirits, including a former Jackson County Sheriff named Henry Bugler. Henry was killed in 1866 at the jail and has been spotted in the center south cell wearing a blue suit. Witnesses here have reported extreme cold, growling, footsteps, nausea and hearing a man gasping for air. Jesse James' brother Frank was imprisoned here for about six... Read More

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  •   Lost History Museum Valles Mines, MO
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    This house museum dates back to 1749 and is rumored to be haunted. Those that have driven past the location have spotted an apparition of a soldier staring down into the street. People have also claimed to be touched by unseen hands and strange anomalies have appeared in photos taken at the property. Read More

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  •   The Jesse James Farm Kearney, MO
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    This farm is where the well-known outlaw Jesse James grew up and it is believed to be haunted. James' parents moved to the farm in 1842 and Jesse and hisbrother Frank's James Gang terrorized the West from 1860 to 1882, stealing an estimated $200,000/ Jesse was killed in 1882 when he was shot in the back of the head by Bob Ford. He was then buried in the side yard but his remains were... Read More

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  •   Vaile Mansion Independence, MO
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    This mansion is said to be haunted by the former mistress of the home. Witnesses have reported seeing Mrs. Vaile looking through the window and have spotted her all around the property. The mansion was once an asylum, which has led people to believe the negative energy and residual hauntings may come from this. Read More

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  •   Glenn House Cape Giradeau, MO
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    This mansion dates back to 1883 and is rumored to be haunted by a Christmas ghost. It was built by Edwin Dean for his daughter Lulu and her husband David Glenn. Glenn was a banker who ended up losing most of his fortune and they had to move out of the home in 1915. The property fell into disrepair until it was renovated in the 1970's. The ghost is said to appear when the house is... Read More

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  •   John Wornall House Kansas City, MO
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    This home dates back to the 1850's and is said to be haunted by ghostly soldiers. Their spirits have been spotted on the balconies and guarding the doors. The farm is quite close to where the Civil War Battle of Westport took place and this house was used as a temporary hospital for those who were injured, from both the Union and Confederate sides. Read More

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  • Glore Psychiatric Museum Saint Joseph, MO
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    This museum is believed to be haunted by mental patients who are still hoping their illness can be cured. Multiple apparitions have been spotted here, including that of a sharply dressed man and an elderly man. In the basement, the motion detector is said to often be set off when no one is down there. Unexplained sounds here include a woman's voice asking for help, crying and... Read More

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