Haunted Locations in Wisconsin

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  1. Cannonshot

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    Waypoint SE52 Humphrey Hall - MU Milwaukee

    This dorm for juniors and seniors used to be the Milwaukee Children's Hospital. The basement was the morgue.

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    Many children passed in this building and it is said that spirits haunt the place today.

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    Public Safety Officers have reported seeing children on the camera monitors. Student residents have reported hearing singing, laughing, crying and screaming as well as the ghostly apparitions of children.

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    Love the Pfister...after getting hitched in Oconomowoc new bride and I spent our 1 day "Honeymoon" at the Pfister...no ghosts{or dogs}, but then again, we weren't looking for em':wink:...the rare thing about that night and next day, 12/18/1976, it was 65 degrees....but by the time we headed back to Ohio it was snowing...
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    Never really heard of Oconomowoc, but it is nice that this brought back memories of the Pfister for you.
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    Waypoint SE58 Northwest General Hospital Milwaukee

    A former worker reported that there were dozens of incidents on the top floor where voices could be heard, women could be heard crying, and ceiling tiles were moved about. Sometimes dogs could be heard barking inside the building.

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    A security guard quit after seeing a person that was running disappear into a wall. A doctor was murdered by a jealous wife in that same area.

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    Footsteps could be heard on the main floor when no one else was in the building. Voices could be heard from behind closed doors in the old emergency room.

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    :huh Considering your first real "Ghost Post" on this thread a few months ago was centered on the LaBelle Cememtery at Oconomowoc, who would have thunk otherwise :rofl
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    Waypoint SE54 Varsity Theater MU Milwaukee

    I student projectionist got chopped up and killed by a fan. When pieces got sprayed around the theater, he kind of bonded with the place.

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    Now he haunts the joint.

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    Waypoint SE56 Johnston Hall Milwaukee

    This was the first building erected on the MU campus.

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    It is said that a Jesuit priest (or maybe two) threw themselves off the top floor or roof and that their spirits haunt the building.

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    People report strange feelings sometimes when they walk down a hallway alone.

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    Waypoint SE41 Johnson Wax Racine

    Former St. Mary's Hospital. Now Johnson Wax building.

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    Janitors have reported sightings of little girls playing and laughing in the building after hours.

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    Waypoint SE33 Westlawn Cemetery Racine

    Lots of stories about this place. Some reported an old cop car in the cemetery vanished right before their eyes.

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    People have reported hearing whispers in the cemetery. A faded tombstone is said to jump back into the cemetery and glow.

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    One group reported an apparition that jumped in front of their car and knocked on the side of it.

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    Waypoint SE39 Lawrence House B&B Lake Geneva

    It is said that this house use to be a home for developmentally disadvantaged children. The wealthy from the lakes area & Chicago would send their developmentally disadvantaged children there to be raised.

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    It is said that you can hear screams of children and children crying in the various rooms of the house.

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    Waypoint SE35 Holy Rosary School Kenosha

    People report unexplained hot and cold spots and unusual smells.

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    Janitors report hearing footsteps late at night when no one is there.

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    There are haunted noises in the plumbing. In the computer lab/library, books have been strewn about without explanation.

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    Waypoint SE37 Opera House Kenosha

    People report seeing the apparition of a man.

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    There are also reports of unexplained noises, voices, and other events.

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    Waypoint SE57 Modjeska Theater Milwaukee

    People report seeing balls of light and the apparitions of a white lady on stage and a "balcony man".

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    Figures have been seen in people's peripheral vision.

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    Legend is that at one time the balcony collapsed and a lot of people died.

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    lots of theaters...
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    Waypoint SE 53 Helfaer Bldg MU Milwaukee

    The Helfaer Building is haunted by a former Artistic Director who died in Studio 13. He mostly bangs around the catwalks, and sometimes people see him in the Studio.

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    Waypoint SE 55 Straz Tower Milwaukee

    This used to be the YMCA.

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    A boy drowned there and his ghost is said to haunt the basement.

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    People report hearing him walk toward them.

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    Waypoint SE32 Winslow School Racine

    One of the three oldest school buildings in the city. It was built in 1856 on the site of Racine's first cemetery.

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    Various ghost sightings have been reported over the years.

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    Waypoint SE42 Racine Country Club Racine

    After closing, employees have heard noises, walked through cold spots, and seen shadows.

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    The attic contains rooms that in the 20's & 30's were used as a brothel. Local legend has it that several of the prostitutes were murdered in these attic rooms.

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    Waypoint SE34 Durkee Mansion/Kemper Hall Kenosha

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    There have been sightings of nuns peering out from behind the windows. In the late 1800s and early 1900s this was used as a school for girls which was run by the nuns.

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