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Haunted Terre Haute and Haunted Cemeteries of Indiana, both written by tour guide, Ashley Hood are available on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, and the History Press.












Join Tell-Tale Tours for a Haunted History Walking Tour of Terre Haute, Indiana. Tell-Tale Tours offers two walking tours. The 90 minute Haunted History Walking Tour takes patrons on a walk through the dark and haunted history of Terre Haute. We will visit the haunts of ISU, a former gallows, a subterranean graveyard and other spooky spots. This tour is for adults and children 10 years of age and older. The 60 minute Sins and Spirits: Haunted History Walking Tour visits 5 sites associated with Terre Haute's brewery history and the era when Terre Haute was known as Sin City. The tour also discusses the otherworldly inhabitants of the locations visited. This tour is for adults and teens 16 years of age and older. Both tours meet at the Max Ehrmann statue at 7th Street and Wabash Avenue. Please arrive fifteen minutes prior to the tour start time. Tours can be reserved in advance online. Cash will also be accepted at the time of the tour.


Ashley Hood, the proprietor of Tell-Tale Tours, tragically passed away on March 31, 2021.  Thank you for all of your support and love. This website will remain in service for as long as possible in her honor, but all tours have been cancelled.  


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Ashley Hood – Owner/Tour Guide

Ashley is a lifelong native of Vigo County and has done extensive research on the history and haunts of both Downtown Terre Haute and Vigo County. Ashley has been a Paranormal Investigator for more than 6 years and her love of spooks and spirits dates back to her childhood watching Sammy Terry and old reruns of Alfred Hitchcock and The Twilight Zone and days spent looking for ghosts in cemeteries with her mom. Ashley is a writer with her first book, "Haunted Terre Haute" due to be published on September 9, 2019.  Along with her knowledge of the occult and the paranormal, she is also well-versed in cryptozoology and myths and legends. Ashley is ready to give you a spooktacular ghost tour - are you prepared to learn something sinister and spooky? If so, book a tour today.

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Meet at the Max Ehrmann statue across from the Hilton Garden Inn in Downtown Terre Haute


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Tickets for the Haunted History Walking Tour are $20.00 and tickets for the Sins and Spirits Tour are $15.00. Tickets are available through Eventbrite. Click the button below to purchase tickets.