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There’s Something Strange In the Neighborhood: Chicago’s Haunted History

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Ghosts

Damian Siwiaszczyk

Everyone’s got a ghost story — good, bad, scary, funny, real or complete fiction. Whether it’s a figure that disappeared the moment you looked, sounds in the house you can’t explain, your house keys moving from where you left them, or just a chill down your spine … we’ve all had experiences we couldn’t explain. 

The question is: do you believe in ghosts? 

We asked listeners to share their ghost stories around Chicago. We also heard from Chicago historian Adam Selzer, author of Mysterious Chicago, about the city’s spooky history of ghost sightings and famous haunts.

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