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History Goes Bump: Ghost Tours For The Mind

Paranormal

Podcast dedicated to the side of history that goes bump in the night. Every episode's content features community time that includes listener mail and experiences, a “Moment In Oddity” and “History Of The Day” segments and then interviews and discussions about a historic location, event or person and the hauntings associated with the subject of the particular show. The tagline for the show is “Ghost tours for the theater of the mind” and our goal is to entertain you while creeping you out just a bit.

Podcast dedicated to the side of history that goes bump in the night. Every episode's content features community time that includes listener mail and experiences, a “Moment In Oddity” and “History Of The Day” segments and then interviews and discussions about a historic location, event or person and the hauntings associated with the subject of the particular show. The tagline for the show is “Ghost tours for the theater of the mind” and our goal is to entertain you while creeping you out just a bit.

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FL

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Podcast dedicated to the side of history that goes bump in the night. Every episode's content features community time that includes listener mail and experiences, a “Moment In Oddity” and “History Of The Day” segments and then interviews and discussions about a historic location, event or person and the hauntings associated with the subject of the particular show. The tagline for the show is “Ghost tours for the theater of the mind” and our goal is to entertain you while creeping you out just a bit.

Language:

English


Episodes

Ep. 440 - Haunted Puerto Rico

6/23/2022
Being located at the tip of one point of the Bermuda Triangle, it's not surprising that Puerto Rico has some strange legends, disappearances and hauntings. The island is today a United States territory, but for years it was under Spanish rule. This is a place with a vibrant culture mixing Afro-Caribbean, Spanish and American influences. On this episode we explore the history of the island and several of the haunted locations on Puerto Rico. The Moment in Oddity features talking mushrooms and...

Duration:00:33:00

Ep. 439 - Historic Scott County Jail

6/16/2022
The Historic Scott County Jail is located in Huntsville, Tennessee. The jail is nearly 120 years old and housed inmates until 2008. Huntsville is a small town and the jail isn't very substantial, but the stories about this place are big. On this episode, we are joined by Dr. Kristy Sumner, founder of Soul Sisters Paranormal and History, Highways and Haunts, LLC. She and her business partner - Miranda Young aka Ghost Biker - run tours, events and ghost hunts at the jail and Kristy shares the...

Duration:00:42:21

Ep. 438 - Glore Psychiatric Museum

6/9/2022
The term asylum means refuge and that is what lunatic asylums were meant to be, places of safety for those experiencing various forms of mental illness. But as we have found, very few asylums did more than house the mentally ill and use them as guinea pigs for various forms of torture. That is why so many of them have spiritual residue. The Glore Psychiatric Museum in St. Joseph, Missouri is a location that documents both in words and visual recreations, what life in an asylum was like for...

Duration:00:36:34

Paranormal Conversations 8 - Dr. Kristy Sumner

6/7/2022
Paranormal Conversations are random, off-the-cuff discussions on all things paranormal. On this eighth episode, we are joined by Dr. Kristy Sumner, founder of Soul Sisters Paranormal and owner of History, Highways and Haunts, LLC. We discuss the various techniques and experiments the group has conducted while investigating places like the Lizzie Borden House, Ma Barker House, Villisca Axe Murder House, Malvern Manor, Exchange Hotel and much more! Kristy also runs tours and ghost hunts out of...

Duration:00:49:49

Introducing Foul Play: Making a Predator, Part 1

6/2/2022
We are on vacation, so we decided now would be a good time to introduce you to Shane Waters' podcast Foul Play. Shane is an amazing investigative podcaster who brings some interesting true crime cases to the forefront. This is Part 1 of Season 8, which features Making a Predator and this is very personal. Our story begins with a man walking into a movie theater in Noblesville, Indiana – 22-year-old Brent Allred. Brent is shy, self-effacing, and a junior at nearby Ball State University. He’s...

Duration:00:19:12

Ep. 437 - Pfister Hotel

5/26/2022
The Pfister Hotel sits three blocks from Lake Michigan in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and once advertised itself as the only fireproof hotel in the city. The hotel was built to be the "Grand Hotel of the West" and it really was a gorgeous hotel with Victorian artwork, beautiful chandeliers and gold trim that still exist. This started as the dream of one man and was completed by his children. Today, guests can experience a lavish stay and perhaps even a few bumps and creaks in the night. Join us as...

Duration:00:36:53

Paranormal Conversations 7 - Ghost Ops Paranormal

5/24/2022
Paranormal Conversations are random, off-the-cuff discussions on all things paranormal. On this seventh episode, we are joined by a long-time friend of Diane's, Robert Brandt aka Big Sarge, who founded Ghost Ops Paranormal. We discuss the various techniques and experiments the group has conducted and Sarge shares some of the compelling evidence they have gathered, particularly some great stuff from an old church. Maude who wears lavendar perfume is just one of the entities with whom they...

Duration:00:57:57

Ep. 436 - Belvoir Winery

5/19/2022
There are three historic buildings that still stand on the property that is now home to the Belvoir Winery in Liberty, Missouri. The buildings were originally built as the Odd Fellows Home and served as an orphanage, a nursing home, a hospital and now the winery. Claims of unexplained activity started in the 1950s and the paranormal activity has only ramped up over the years. Join us as we explore the history and hauntings of the Belvoir Winery! The Moment in Oddity features The Armageddon...

Duration:00:35:38

Paranormal Conversations 6 - The Tipsy Ghost

5/17/2022
Paranormal Conversations are random, off-the-cuff discussions on all things paranormal. On this sixth episode, we are joined by Lindsey, Sarah and Boydston of The Tipsy Ghost Podcast! They have been investigating reputedly haunted locations for a couple of years and we discuss their experiences at places like the Sallie House, McInteer Villa, Malvern Manor and more! We're not sure how Lindsey still considers herself a skeptic after seeing shadow figures and sleeping directly above a...

Duration:00:48:58

Ep. 435 - Rapid City and the Alex Johnson Hotel

5/12/2022
Rapid City, South Dakota is full of great eats, history and culture. The Hotel Alex Johnson has been opened for nearly 100 years and is located in downtown Rapid City. The hotel has hosted celebrities, presidents and even a couple of ghosts. Today, the hotel is run as a part of Hilton's Curio Collection, so the interior has been modernized, but that hasn't chased away the spirits of the past. And this city has a couple of other haunted spots as well. Join us for the history and hauntings of...

Duration:00:33:11

Paranormal Conversations 5 - Destination-Mystery

5/10/2022
Paranormal Conversations are random, off-the-cuff discussions on all things paranormal. On this fifth episode, we are joined by Mike and Melissa of Destination-Mystery. They have been investigating reputedly haunted locations for several years and we discuss their experiences, theories on ghosts and dream location to investigate. Mike shares an absolutely creepy experience with a dark hairy shadow figure with red eyes. Check them out at https://destination-mystery.com Be sure to check out...

Duration:00:47:16

Ep. 434 - Old Hospital on College Hill

5/5/2022
The Williamson Memorial Hospital was named for the town of Williamson in West Virginia. Most people know this location as the Old Hospital on College Hill. People were born here and they died here and remnants from the past are everywhere inside the dilapidated buildings. The property is set deep in the mystical West Virginian Appalachian Mountains overlooking the town. Entities of all sorts have been experienced here. Join us as we explore the history and hauntings of the Old Hospital on...

Duration:00:36:37

Paranormal Conversations 4 - Brian J. Corey of Necronomicast

5/3/2022
Paranormal Conversations are random, off-the-cuff discussions on all things paranormal. On this fourth episode, we are joined by the host of Necronomicast, Brian J. Corey. We talk ghosts, his unexplained experiences, psychical connections, Malvern Manor and so much more! Be sure to check out our YouTube if you want to see the video of the interview! Check out our website: http://historygoesbump.com Become an Executive Producer: http://patreon.com/historygoesbump

Duration:00:36:40

Ep. 433 - Waverley Plantation House

4/28/2022
The Waverley Plantation Home is located near West Point, Mississippi and is not only one of the most photographed antebellum homes in the South, but is very uniquely designed with an octagonal shaped cupola. The Robert Snow family took what had become a rundown and abandoned home and over a period of 25 years returned it to its former glory. It's a registered historic landmark that you can visit today. Be sure to bring your paranormal senses because this place reputedly has several spirits!...

Duration:00:31:11

Paranormal Conversations 3 - The Mort Interview

4/26/2022
Paranormal Conversations are random, off-the-cuff discussions on all things paranormal. On this third episode, we are joined by our gravedigger and mascot, Mort! He has taken care of our Executive Producers in the EXECUTORIUS ORDINATOR NECROPOLIS for several years now. We asked the listeners for questions and then Mort joined us in the studio to answer them. Be sure to check out our YouTube if you want to see the video of the interview! Check out our website:...

Duration:00:26:27

Ep. 432 - Haunted Harvard

4/21/2022
Harvard University is located in Cambridge, Massachusetts. This is America's oldest university and was established in 1636. This was meant for the education of clerics, but moved on to becoming an Ivy League College of higher learning. Presidents, esteemed authors and pioneers in medicine and engineering have all been educated here. This is a place of science. And yet, many students and staff have come away with tales of ghostly experiences. Join us as we explore the history and hauntings of...

Duration:00:46:07

Paranormal Conversation 2 - Kathleen Maca

4/19/2022
Paranormal Conversations are random, off-the-cuff discussions on all things paranormal. On this episode, we are joined by writer, historian and tour guide extraordinaire, Kathleen Maca. We talk about her tours and the uptick in activity and why that may be the case, her theories on ghosts, favorite haunted location and so much more! Check out more of her stuff at http://kathleenmaca.com Check out our website: http://historygoesbump.com Become an Executive Producer:...

Duration:00:25:56

Ep. 431 - Twin Bridges Orphanage

4/14/2022
There is not much out there more heartbreaking than a child with no parents because their parents have passed away. Except for perhaps, children who still have living parents and yet end up in an orphanage. In the state of Montana, many of these orphaned and abandoned children ended up in an orphanage located in the city of Twin Bridges. This was the Montana State Orphan's Asylum that was also known as Twin Bridges Orphanage and later, the Montana Children's Center. It opened in 1894 and...

Duration:00:48:06

Paranormal Conversations 1 - Jim Harold

4/12/2022
This is our inaugural episode of Paranormal Conversations. These are random, off-the-cuff discussions on all things paranormal. On this episode, we are joined by podcaster and host of The Paranormal Podcast and Jim Harold's Campfire, the incomparable Jim Harold! We talk ghosts and some of the craziest stories he has been told during his career. Check out more of his stuff at http://jimharold.com Check out our website: http://historygoesbump.com Become an Executive Producer:...

Duration:00:33:15

Ep. 430 - Heard Opera House

4/7/2022
The Heard Opera House is located in Arcadia, Florida. This building has served a variety of purposes through the years from bank to theater to retail business. Artifacts, antiques and collectibles have come through. The history is murky for this spot, but something has caused there to be a lot of spiritual residue here. Is it all the years of ghost hunts that have been hosted here drawing spirits from other places? We joined a group paranormal investigation at this historic site and we are...

Duration:01:14:18