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11 "Real" Haunted Houses to Visit—If You Dare!

Pittock Mansion in Oregon

This 22-room French Renaissance-style chateau in Portland, Oregon, sounds like the ideal site for a horror movie, and for good reason—several films have been shot here. Although random apparitions are said to materialize, they seem to be happy. In fact, many people would even say that one of the mysterious presences—a strong scent of roses—is actually a blessing.

11 "Real" Haunted Houses to Visit—If You Dare!

Creaking doors, cold spots, moving objects—be afraid, be very afraid of these famed ghostly retreats. | By Sara Carpenter, BobVila.com