The Story Behind This Evil Place In Iowa Will Make Your Blood Turn Cold

The story of the Villisca Axe Murders of 1912 is chilling. Many visitors report seeing, feeling, and hearing strange things as they tour the property where two adults and six children were murdered in their beds.

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The Villisca Ax Murder House is certainly one of the most famous haunted, sad, mysterious, and terrifying places in Iowa. You can learn more about tours, booking an overnight stay, and the story behind this house by visiting the Villisca Ax Murder House website.