Halloween is fast approaching, how will you be spending your night of horror? If you are into ghost, fun houses, and haunted mansions then The Winchester MysteryHouse is the place you want to be. The Winchester Mystery House is a haunted mansion located in San Jose, California. Equipped within the mansion is: 160 rooms, 47 fireplaces, 40 staircases, 13 bathrooms, two basements and ballrooms, three elevators, 40 bedrooms, 10,000 windows and 2,000 doors which brings the estate out to have 4.5 acres. Nobody knows the real reason Sarah Winchester build such an extravagant house but the story behind it is quite interesting.
|Winchester Mystery House- San Jose, California|
|Winchester Mystery House Gardens|
Links for Further Research:
Building of the Week: The Winchester “Mystery” Househttp://stalkingthebelleepoque.blogspot.com/2010/10/building-of-week-winchester-mystery.htmlThe Winchester Mystery House was featured on Stalking the Belle Epoque as house on the week on the 10 of October 2010.
Winchester Mystery House Websitehttp://winchestermysteryhouse.com/The official Winchester Mystery House Website with photos of the house and gardens, videos of ghost activities, information on the house and family background, and access to tickets for house tours.
Winchester’s Widow Dyinghttp://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/a/a9/Winchester_1911_article.gifArticle in the New York Times giving information on Sarah Winchester’s death and the construction of the house.