Des Moines has a DARK side. There are real life haunted houses, gruesome murders and unsolved crimes that people don’t talk about. And it’s also the home of The Slaughterhouse, one of the Midwest’s top haunted houses.
Wow! Des Moines Tours has researched the dark, creepy and mysterious history of Des Moines. We’ll share the real accounts of ghosts, grave robbers, unsolved murders and hauntings researched and presented by local historians.
After learning about the dark history of Des Moines, a private bus will take our group to the scariest spot in Des Moines today…The Slaughterhouse.
You’ll skip the line and have the chance to learn about the connection to the band Slipknot, the backstory and many other dirty, slimy, blood-soaked details. Creative director, Ian Miller will give us an introduction before we experience The Slaughterhouse firsthand.