Top 10 Most Haunted Places on the Great Plains


Stretching from the northern border of North Dakota to the Texas Panhandle is a virtually unbroken line of prairie and grassland known as the Great Plains. This strip of states forms the western boundary of the American Midwest and consists mostly of mid-grass prairie. In the not-to-distant past, vast herds of bison roamed the land, […]

Top 10 Most Haunted Restaurants in the Midwest


Restaurants are often the setting for family dinners, dates, wedding receptions, and camaraderie among friends. They represent the dreams of struggling entrepreneurs. With so much emotional investment, it does not surprise Mysterious Heartland that restaurants are frequently reported to be haunted. Some of these specters are content to simply observe the hustle and bustle, while others […]

Top 10 Most Haunted Places in the Dakotas


Predominantly populated by people of German and Norwegian ancestry, North and South Dakota were carved out of the Dakota Territory in 1889. The two states share a common history, culture, and geography. South Dakota’s economy in particular relies on tourism to places like Mount Rushmore, the Badlands, Deadwood, Sturgis, and Custer State Park. At Mysterious […]

Top 10 Most Haunted Hotels in the Midwest


With their storied history, famous guests, and romantic atmosphere, Mysterious Heartland has found that hotels can attract quite a number of ghostly tales. From the smallest bed & breakfast to a luxurious five-star resort, the Midwest has more than its fair share of famous hotels, and nearly all of them are believed to have an uninvited […]

Hotel Alex Johnson’s Enigmatic 8th Floor


[] The Hotel Alex Johnson sits at the heart of beautiful downtown Rapid City. It is a luxury hotel with stores, a coffee shop, and a bar and restaurant on the first floor and a swanky rooftop club on the tenth floor. Prices are reasonable in the off season, so when a friend and I […]


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