Tell Us Now: 15 Haunted Places Throughout The World

How does every city have an abandoned psychiatric hospital?
Tell Us Now: 15 Haunted Places Throughout The World

'Tis the season for hauntings so we asked Cracked readers on Facebook, “What's the most haunted place in your town?” We heard from people all over the world, who gave us insights into their local creepy attractions. 

TELL US NOW. MENGER HOTEL SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS HOTEL. MENGER Joshua M. says, Been around so long Babe Ruth and Teddy Roosevelt stayed there. Right next to the actual Alamo, so built on land where literal 1000s died in the battle. Place is creepy even in the broad daylight. CRACKED.COM
TELL US NOW. CENTRAL STATE HOSPITAL INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA Amelia B. tells US of the now-closed psychiatric hospital that used to house 2500 patients, saying, The place supposedly closed because of abuse of the patients. High schoolers will hang out in the abandoned buildings and see all kinds of creepy things, but I won't go anywhere near there. CRACKED.COM
TELL US NOW. HOVRINSKAYA HOSPITAL MOSCOW, RUSSIA One reader says, In Moscow we had an abandoned hospital which was going to be built in the 90s but the construction was stopped when the building was about 90% ready. People liked to go there (illegally of course) and make creepy photos or music videos. A couple of years ago, the city's administration finally decided to destroy it due to many accidents which happened there because the whole complex was constantly deteriorating CRACKED.COM
TELL US NOW. THE WITCH'S HAT READING, PENNSYLVANIA Justin L. tells US about the observation pavilion, which is the only remains of an old hotel, where there are lots of local legends about a creepy witch whose ghost appears if you go there at night. CRACKED.COM
TELL US NOW. THE WHALEY HOUSE SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA James D. tells US the house is allegedly the most haunted building in America. The house was constructed on the place where a local legendary thief was publicly executed, and the Whaley family experienced a lot of tragedy while living there. CRACKED.COM
TELL US NOW. ST CRISPIN'S HOSPITAL NORTHAMPTON, ENGLAND Maciej D. told US about the mental asylum that was built in 1976 and closed in 1995. Before it closed, it was used as a filming location for Doctor Who. Since its closing, there's been mysterious fires. CRACKED.COM
TELL US NOW. SHANGHAI TUNNELS PORTLAND, OREGON Ron L. says the secret network of underground funnels is considered haunted, adding, People touched. Rocks being thrown. Unexplained sounds. Disembodied voices. CRACKED.COM
TELL US NOW. SATAN SCHOOL ROAD SHREVEPORT, LOUISIANA Ellerbe Road Ellerbe Road Gregg G. says, It's an abandoned school building in a remote area. It's rumored to be the place to commit ritual sacrifice, summoning demons, etc. I've heard personal accounts of hearing screaming inside the building, as well as what was described as 'a floating orb of energy.' The building and land is privately owned, it still stands in disarray to the very day, kept under lock and key including trespassing warnings around. CRACKED.COM
TELL US NOW. MUNGER ROAD BARTLETT, ILLINOIS SCHOOL BUS Tom I. shares, According to legend, a school bus full of children was hit by a train on Munger Road. Now if you leave your car on the tracks, the ghosts of these children will push your car to safety like a spooky towing service. CRACKED.COM
TELL US NOW. THE HOOSAC TUNNEL NORTH ADAMS, MASSACHUSETTS A reader tells US the funnel is long thought to be haunted since its construction in 1851. The construction was extremely dangerous, claiming 190 lives before its completion. CRACKED.COM
TELL US NOW. CURSED STREET CAIRO, EGYPT Yehia I. says, There is a cursed street in old Cairo. It is said that, when Mary and Baby Jesus passed through, the people there didn't give them request of food and so apparently bread doesn't ferment and baking goes sideways on this street 'til this day. CRACKED.COM
TELL US NOW. ATOKA SCHOOL ARTESIA, NEW MEXICO James H. tells US, There have been many reports of people hearing crying children and screams even though it's been abandoned for years. CRACKED.COM
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