Halloween Inspiration:  6 Spookiest  Old Houses  in History

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The famous Munster Mansion is a Second Empire style home located on the backlot of Universal Studios in California.

The Munsters'  House


Originally built in 1887 for Henry Gregory Newhall the house made famous in the Adams Family was actually only filmed in one episode (the first) and heavily doctored by some movie magic.

The Adams  Family House


From the 1993 movie starring Bette Midler, the two-and-a-half-story Colonial style home was originally built for a local merchant.

Hocus Pocus Mansion


Billed as the most haunted house in Florida, it is a Folk Victorian style house built in 1855, was a plantation, and is rumored to have  over more than 50 unmarked graves.

May-Stringer House


The 1960 Alfred Hitchcock classic Psycho is a must see movie. The house was built for the film and is still located on the Universal Backlot.

The Psycho House


In 1974, Ronald DeFeo Jr. shot and killed six members of his family at this large Dutch Colonial house in a south shore of Long Island. 

Amityville Horror House

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