Waverly Hills Sanatorium is known as one of "the most haunted place on earth" Originally a Tuberculosis hospital in the early 1900's is now famous and been featured on many paranormal tv shows including ABC/FOX Family Channel's Scariest Places on Earth, VH1's Celebrity Paranormal Project, Syfy's Ghost Hunters, Zone Reality's Creepy, the British show Most Haunted, Paranormal Challenge, Ghost Adventures on Travel Channel[additional citation(s) needed], and in episode 18 ("The Bull and the Beautiful") of season 3 of Animal Planet's series Call of the Wildman. It was also featured on paranormal shows Ghost Asylum and Paranormal Lockdown; both on Destination America. It was also mentioned on The CW's show Supernatural in season 11, episode 23, "Alpha and Omega".
The web-series Buzzfeed Unsolved visited the location in season 2 for one of their supernatural episodes. Waverly Hills sanatorium is the subject of the 5th episode of the season 3 of Kindred Spirits. The hospital closed down in 1961 due to the success of the antibiotic drug streptomycin that lowered the need of the hospital.
Waverly Hills is now offering Guided Tours this halloween. The guided tours will run Friday and Saturdays from October 2nd through October 31st from 7:30 to midnight. For more information or to order your tickets please visit the Waverly Hills website. These guided tours are great for teens and adults, not for small children.
**Please note that this is a guided tour and not a haunted house this year due to covid restrictions.**