Manteno State Hospital - Real Haunted Place
- 102 Diversatech Dr.
- Manteno, IL
In 1939, this 1930's hospital suffered a typhoid fever epidemic and more than 50 patients and staff members died. The hospital was later renamed the Manteno Mental Health Center and it stopped operations in 1985. The complex then became business rentals, a bank, part of the Illinois Diversatech Campus and even a private residence. Witnesses have reported apparitions of patients and nurses and ghostly voices that come over the nonfunctional intercom system.
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resident at indian oaks acadamy
Saw a lady in a white dress in the hall had friends see curtians open and things thrown and felt someone touch me in my sleep saw little girl by friend bed and also had friend s run into abandon building strange thingsPosted 4/2/18
Been there, done that
Went with a bunch of friends several times, back in the late 90's...got some interesting photos, but nothing out of the ordinary. Lots of rotting equipment laying around, some falling apart hospital beds, even found old fliers and a few patient records. Creepy? Maybe. But definitely sad, loads of defilement and used condoms (gross, people!)...but no ghosts.Posted 6/15/16
Creepy but nothing out of the ordinary
Me and my friends went there one night, while it was extreamly creepy most of the fear came from us psyching ourselves out. We were probably more afraid of getting the cops called on us for trespassing. If you are willing to potentially get in trouble with law enforcement it is a really creepy place to go to. I don't do scary things that well but if you're in for the thrill it is worth it.Posted 6/15/16
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