10/29/2011 10:01 am ET Updated Oct 09, 2012

Eerie, Creepy and Haunted Historic Sites (PHOTOS)

It's that time of year again when we celebrate the ghoulish, the creepy and the downright terrifying. So, where can you go to get your fix of frightening phenomena?

From haunted houses to musty mausoleums, the past can provide us with plenty of scary places and spooky stories to explore. In this feature, history travel website takes on some of the best* examples of historic sites with an eerie twist, offering up some of the most chilling places to visit all around the globe.

(*or worst, depending on which way you look at it...)

Eerie, Creepy and Haunted Historic Sites