×
• Illinois Edition •

 
Log In   |   Sign Up

Advertisement

Lincoln Park Zoo - Chicago IL Haunted Place

   
  • 2001 N Clark St.
  • Chicago, IL
The Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago is located where there once was a cemetery. The Chicago City Cemetery was open from 1843 to 1859 and it held the remains of more than 35,000 people. Stories say that as many as 12,000 bodies still remain under the zoo, which is to blame for most of the hauntings that take place there.

Some of the eerie occurrences at the zoo include that of ghosts wearing Victorian era clothing wandering throughout the park. They appear out of nowhere and then disappear quickly. One of these ghostly women is usually spotted near the Lion House walking around, oblivious to visitors passing by. This same ghost has also been seen in a ladies restroom near this exhibit. Her reflection has been seen in the mirror, only to disappear when the person turns around. Flickering lights and doors slamming on their own have also been reported at the zoo.
Mouse over photos to see photo credits.

Recently Shared Experiences & Comments

Share Your Experience or Comments - Lincoln Park Zoo
  • Click to rate
  • Do not use all capital letters. No profanity.
  • Tell Us About Your Experience(s) at Lincoln Park Zoo. Be specific.
  • Administrative use only. Will NOT be displayed
  • Did You Have a Paranormal Experience?
  • Have You Been To This Haunt?

  • Would you recommended to a friend?
Get More Info

Real Haunt Listing Info

Visitors to this page: 208
Clicks to Website: 2
Last edit to this listing: 4/19/2021 (102 days ago)

Disclaimer: Illinois Haunted Houses does not endorse or support trespassing to visit real haunts. Before you visit ANY local real haunt, make sure to acquire the appropriate permits and/or permissions, and be respectful of privately owned properties. Countless Haunt Hunters have been arrested, ticketed, and reprimanded by the authorities for trespassing. To avoid this, be sure to get in touch with the property owners before visiting a haunt, and respect their hours of operation, local regulations, and rules for visiting at all times. Happy haunting!
All information on this page was submitted to Illinois Haunted Houses and was believed to be accurate at the time it was posted. Please report any inaccuracies here.