Glensheen Mansion Ghost - Glensheen - Duluth, MN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lenron
N 46° 48.913 W 092° 03.107
15T E 572336 N 5185066
Quick Description: Glensheen, the site of a gruesome murder in 1977, is said to be haunted.
Location: Minnesota, United States
Date Posted: 5/7/2010 9:00:10 AM
Waymark Code: WM8RGK
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member GEO*Trailblazer 1
Views: 5

Long Description:
1977 Glensheen heiress Elizabeth Congdon and her night nurse were brutally murdered in a scene straight from the Clue game, killed with a candlestick. Elizabeth's adopted daughter and her husband were charged with the crime. The story was covered in the media for years.

Now owned by the University of Minnesota, the mansion is now open to tours, and many reports have come in regarding the "ghosts" of the mansion. One site boasts a photo:

(visit link)
Public access?:
Yes, tours are available and they may or may not talk about the murders

Website about the location and/or story: [Web Link]

Visting hours: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
  • Please submit a photo(s) taken by you of your visit to the location (non-copyrighted photos only). GPS photos are also accepted with the location in the background, and old vacation photos are accepted. Photos you took of paranormal activity are great. If you are not able to provide a photo, then please describe your visit or give a story about the visit
  • Tell your story if you saw, felt, or smelled anything unusual. Post pictures of what you saw.
  • Add any information you may have about the location. If your information is important about the location, please contact the waymark owner to see if it can be added to the description.
  • Be careful and do not enter areas which are off limits or look dangerous. No waymark is worth harm. Use your 6th sense, because sometimes there are unseen things which are telling you to stay out.
  • Use care when using your camera flash so you do not disrupt any possible nearby residents. Time lapse can be the best tool on your camera in many circumstances.


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