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McPike Mansion

2018 Alby Street
Alton, IL 62002
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P: (618) 830-2179

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McPike Mansion

When just about any native of the Alton area thinks of a haunted house, normally one name comes to mind - the infamous McPike Mansion. Thousands of visitors and paranormal investigators have visited the grounds of the notorious McPike Mansion claiming spirits still roam this property. Some claim the haunts date back to the property before the mansion was even built with native American ghosts and a residue from a possible Underground Railroad stop. Other mysterious stories include servants of the building, a cook in the kitchen and a strange death of a woman in the bathtub. Some even believe that Eleanor and Henry McPike still roam the corridors of their former home. All total, more than 11 different spirits have been experienced in recent years.

The McPike Mansion has been featured on several television shows and investigated by numerous paranormal investigators who have found the haunting of the McPike Mansion to be authentic. Tours are given on a seasonal basis, and reservations are required.  Call 618-830-2179. Please see the website for details.


Mid Summer Night of Fright Tour at McPike Mansion
July 21, 2018
Starts at 7:00pm

End of Summer Tour at McPike Mansion
August 11, 2018
Starts at 7:00pm

Paranormal Meet And Greet at McPike Mansion
September 08, 2018
12:00pm to 6:00pm

Paranormal Meet And Greet at McPike Mansion
September 08, 2018
12:00pm to 6:00pm

Welcome to Fall Tour at McPike Mansion
September 22, 2018
Starts at 7:00pm

Welcoming the Halloween Season Tour at McPike Mansion
September 29, 2018
Starts at 7:30pm

Fright Night Tour at McPike Mansion
October 05, 2018
Starts at 7:00pm

Hobknobbing with the Spirits Tour at McPike Mansion
October 06, 2018
Starts at 7:00pm

Freaky Friday Tour at McPike Mansion
October 12, 2018
Starts at 7:00pm

Chills and Thrills Tour at McPike Mansion
October 13, 2018
Starts at 7:00pm

Black Cat Crossing Tour at McPike Mansion
October 19, 2018
Starts at 7:00pm

McPike Mansion Halloween Campout
October 20, 2018
Starts at 4:00pm

McPike Mansion Halloween Campout
October 20, 2018
Starts at 4:00pm

McPike Mansion Halloween Campout
October 21, 2018
1:00am to 10:00am

McPike Mansion Halloween Campout
October 21, 2018
1:00am to 10:00am

Gabbing with the Ghosts Tour at McPike Mansion
October 26, 2018
Starts at 7:00pm

Ghoul Tour at McPike Mansion
October 27, 2018
Starts at 7:00pm

Trick or Treat Tour at McPike Mansion
October 28, 2018
Starts at 7:00pm

Last Chance Tour at McPike Mansion
November 03, 2018
Starts at 7:00pm

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McPike Mansion - Private Tours
2018 Alby St, Alton, IL 62002-6814
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Kathy S
Walworth, Wisconsin
Trip type:
Friends getaway
Unable to vislit interior
Jul 14, 2016
I visited the area on the street because of online reviews. I appreciate the difficulty of restoring a mansion like this. I think a dedicated local board of directors that... more »
Linda P
Mesa, Arizona
Trip type:
Friends getaway
1st Visit
Jun 27, 2016
We attended the Haunted America Conference in Alton, Ill and did the McPike Mansion ghost tour as a part of it. The owners were really nice and gave a history... more »
Taylor B
Chicago, Illinois
"One of the scariest places on Earth"
Nov 25, 2015
I don't believe in haunted houses. We once slept in a room at the historic Cashtown Inn near Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, that has a widespread reputation as one of the most... more »
Susan B
Saint Louis, Missouri
Trip type:
Friends getaway
Uneventful
Sep 23, 2015
Overall the experience was uneventful. The weather was spectacular...The home if restored would be absolutely beautiful. The outline of the history was interesting but the owner kept yawning and needs... more »
dogsnwolfs
Greenwood, Indiana
Trip type:
Friends getaway
spooky great place
Jul 7, 2015
Sharon, the owner loves this home and you can tell. She's been renovating for years, but if you're into ghosting, then this is one place to definitely put on your... more »
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McPike Mansion

When just about any native of the Alton area thinks of a haunted house, normally one name comes to mind - the infamous McPike Mansion. Thousands of visitors and paranormal investigators have visited the grounds of the notorious McPike Mansion claiming spirits still roam this property. Some claim the haunts date back to the property before the mansion was even built with native American ghosts and a residue from a possible Underground Railroad stop. Other mysterious stories include servants of the building, a cook in the kitchen and a strange death of a woman in the bathtub. Some even believe that Eleanor and Henry McPike still roam the corridors of their former home. All total, more than 11 different spirits have been experienced in recent years.

The McPike Mansion has been featured on several television shows and investigated by numerous paranormal investigators who have found the haunting of the McPike Mansion to be authentic. Tours are given on a seasonal basis, and reservations are required.  Call 618-830-2179. Please see the website for details.


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