Haunted Milwaukee

When a chill comes into the autumn air, it’s the perfect time to get a chill up your spine. Whether you’re interested in learning more about Milwaukee’s haunted history or want to be scared silly at one of our Halloween attractions, check out these spooky spots for a chilling thrill.

  1. Each October, the Milwaukee County Zoo welcomes visitors for a family-friendly ghoulish good time complete with hundreds of carved pumpkins throughout the grounds. This year, the Zoo will be hosting a Boo at the Zoo Drive-Thru Oct. 14-17 and 21-24 - tickets are required!

    10001 W. Bluemound Road
    Milwaukee, WI • 53226
    (414) 771-3040
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  2. This beautiful garden-style cemetery is the final resting place of many of the city’s most famous late greats. Stop by for a self-guided your – you just might spot a beer baron out for a posthumous stroll…

    2405 W. Forest Home Avenue
    Milwaukee, WI • 53215
    (414) 645-2632
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  3. Gothic Milwaukee

    Haunted Tour

    Gothic Milwaukee

    Take a walk on the spooky side of the city with these haunting tours through Milwaukee's past and folklore.

    Cathedral Square Park
    Corner of Jackson & Wells
    520 E. Wells Street
    Milwaukee, WI • 53202
    (414) 301-2266
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  4. Illuminating the Dark Tours

    Historic Places of Interest

    Illuminating the Dark Tours

    This specialty afterhours tour will take place in a dimly lit Mansion where themes of darkness and the revealing of unseen spaces will be explored, offering visitors an opportunity to see the Pabst Mansion in a ‘new light’. Visitors will be guided by candlelight as they explore the dark, in areas varying from literal light sources in the home, to approaching the darkness of loss, to viewing hidden compartments and seldom-seen lower level spaces.

    2000 W. Wisconsin Avenue
    Milwaukee, WI • 53233
    (414) 931-0808
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  5. Enjoy scary movies of all kinds, from family favorites to chilling horror, Thursday through Sunday at the Milky Way Drive-In throughout October.

    7035 S. Ballpark Drive
    Franklin, WI • 53132
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  6. Hop aboard City Tours MKE's Spirit Experience tour to encounter some of Milwaukee’s famous, infamous, and interesting characters who are not yet ready to leave our fair city. Hear their stories and learn how they play a part in our ethereal history during our MKE Spirit crawl! The regular tour is fun for all ages, or join the Haunted History Pub Crawl if you need some liquid courage...

    1130 N. 9th Street
    Milwaukee, WI • 53233
    (414) 209-4808
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