Paranormal research has fascinated people for centuries. However, Dark Tourism and ghost hunting have turned historic landmarks into an industry. With all of the ghost hunting shows and haunted tours it’s easy to forget about the people who made those locations historic. During this class we will explore the scariest places in the world and find out the history behind them. What was the farm on the top of the hill before it was the conjuring house? Why do so many old houses have seance tables? And, how has the pseudoscience around ghost hunting managed to change with technology?