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we were there september 7th on the 1pm self guided tour. we walked through the house, the lady... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paloma C
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It was fun

We made this trip from independence Mo . For a day trip with a group of 17 . It was fun the tour... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
Independence, Missouri
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508 N 2nd St, Atchison, KS 66002-1905
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we were there september 7th on the 1pm self guided tour. we walked through the house, the lady there told us some back history about the house but we were free to roam around as we pleased. Personally this was not very creepy at all,...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Every time I visited this house, I have captured evp's that are class A. I personally have never felt any evil or negativity in this home. If you enjoy paranormal, then this is a must visit place.

8  Thank Jaylean E
Reviewed 21 October 2017

I had visited 2 years prior and wrote a review on here. Awesome experience the first time. Not so much this time. I was astonished that they allowed 150 people to go through a tiny house within 2 hours. We had to wait 20-30 minutes...More

8  Thank QueenofHearts77
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Weather is unpredictable I understand. But we that pay for the tour can't predict the weather either and coming from out of state, we can't come back the next weekend. VERY disappointed when canceled because of rain and didn't get a refund! Wasted $64!!!

2  Thank nicolelea88
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We spent a lot of money and did the overnight event. I have participated in several overnight "ghost hunts", slept in another house that was supposedly haunted and have been to numerous castles and overnights in Europe. The Sallie House was a huge disappointment. Your...More

7  Thank HuskerKusker
Reviewed 17 April 2017

we went through the sallie house by chance just happened to be parked out front when a group came and invited us to go along our pictures and videos are insane from that day. and i looked for bugs cameras lights everything. all around that...More

7  Thank Joshua C
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We made this trip from independence Mo . For a day trip with a group of 17 . It was fun the tour guid gave us a good background story and was very informative of any questions we had . The private tour was a...More

4  Thank jessa6
Reviewed 20 April 2016

A group of us went last fall and found this to be an expensive waste of money and time. It's an old house, nothing is haunted, and the local of chamber of commerce charged us $150 to go tour it. Save your money and go...More

9  Thank jparks041
Reviewed 18 January 2016

This was our second time there... go with an open mind! They provide dowsing rods, and your tour guide will bring an EVP recorder. There is definitely SOMETHING in that house... both visits, we interacted with the "presence" there. Truly amazing and very creepy!

11  Thank Jeanne E
Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

We arrived with an open mind. Heard voices through a ghost box in the basement. A bit unraveled when the voice said the name I was thinking so I left the basement fairly quickly. Got to see the rods in action and the flashlight came...More

8  Thank Linda D
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