The Paranormal Library

A collection of original articles by Haunted OC staff and contributors about all things haunted.

The Plague Doctor

The Doctor is In by Charles Spratley A black robed figure comes through the night. His hat silhouetted by the many bonfires in the city

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Spirit Photography

On Spirit Photography by Charles Spratley The history of Spirit Photography is almost as old as photography itself. It will be William Mumler who will

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The Malleus Maleficarum

The Malleus Maleficarum, The Essential Handbook for Witch Hunters by Charles Spratley The Malleus Maleficarum, the name itself sounds ominous, and just hearing the words

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San Juan Capistrano mission

Capistrano History

Death and disease and the start of San Juan Capistrano’s semi-secret resting place by Charles Spratley, Haunted OC For those guests that have taken our

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How to redeem rain checks issued due to COVID-19

For those guests who opted for a rain check for tours that were postponed due to COVID-19, you can now reschedule for an upcoming tour by contacting our guest services line at 866-446-7803. Rain checks must be used for the same tour you originally scheduled for. Until further notice, city walking tours will be limited to 20 guests and facemasks are encouraged. All tours take place outdoors and there is ample room for guests to distance. Face masks are only required on our Santa Ana tour, and only when we enter the Howe-Waffle House.