Haunted places in Silesian Voivodeship
Silesian Voivodeship is a region with a very complicated and sometimes very tragic history. There're lots of castle ruins with almost all of one's haunted. There're also places where strange things (not only ghost appearing) use to happen.
Błeszno is a place with a little remains of medieval castle. According to the legend, one very pious knight, after quarell with a king rebelled and said he was equal to the God. The same time the land parted the castle and the knight forming swamps. There can be seen the knight and his servant's ghosts as a flames. The place's located on Szkolna street.
Probably one of the most haunted place in the region. There're two ghosts haunting the castle, first- Maćko Borkowic, a voivode who rebelled against king Casimir the Great. Borkowic was sentenced to famine penalthy in the castle. Other ghost's Kasper Karliński, a commander and defender of the castle in Polish-Habsburg war (1587-88), his son was took as a host. To defend the castle, he had to shot to the son what caused a trauma. In nearby Sokole Góry devils're said to be seen. They're said to have a sermon on Pustelnica mountain. There's said the man has hung in Olsztyńska cave. His ghost appears between June and July in the dead's anniversary.
The castle was inhabited by infamous bandit knight Mikołaj Kornicz. In the mornings there's his ghosts seen as a man in a hood.
According to the legend one knight closed his daughter in the dungeon in case of her meetings with a poor man. When the girl died the man retaliated and hanging the knight. During thunderstorms we can see a hung knight and hear his crying daughter.
One of its last owners, Stanisław Warszycki who was said to deal with blackcraft haunts the castle as a black dog. There's also seen a lady in white ghost.
One of the most haunted places. There's said ghosts of three maids killed by prince Wladysław Opolczyk start crying at 11 PM. There's also a legend about a devil inhabiting the underground. There's said there is a tunnel between Mirów and Bobolice castles.
There's a ghost of evil knight riding on a breathing fire horse appearing in the place called Żabiniec (between Niezdara and Siewierz way)
Okiennik Wielki rock formation
Located in Zawiercie-Skarżyce. There're seen ghosts of bandits.
A rock formation in Zawiercie-Bzów, according to legends it's inhabited by a devil.
Place near Częstochowa, there's a haunted area called Czarci Kamień (Devil Rock). There're strange phenomenas observed.
Village near Częstochowa haunted by a monk. The ghost appears near forest on 1 Maja street. The forest is also said to be place where other paranormal phenomena were observed.
Village near Częstochowa with manor house surrounded by park. There's connected with a curse of one of owners. There's said ghosts of owners appear in the manor house as well as in park.
Place where lighting orbs are said to be seen.
There's said castle ruins use to be haunted.
Straszykowska cave's said to be haunted.
Village near Mirów. There're devils said to be seen. They appear in place called Stajna Góra (between Mirów and Niegowa). Lighting orbs are also said to be seen there.
Wilcza Góra (Wolf Mountain)
One of the most haunted places in the region. It's located between Będzin, Sosnowiec and Mydlice, Dąbrowa Górnicza. The hill's connected with macabric legend of a man who killed his finace after seeing her dancing with other man who emerged the devil riding on the wolf and then kidnapped the man. There's said every 30 of October evening skeleton horse riders appear there.
Barani Kopiec (Ram Mound)
Other strange place, located in Saint Joachim church complex, in Sosnowiec, not far from Wilcza Góra. The current church was planned to be built just here but mysterious big rams disperced heavy stones. There's said the same situation happened in quite recent time when "sth" disperced building materials for the hospital and its location was also changed.
Ignacy Mościcki villa
Place located in Chorzów. It was inhabited by interwar period Polish president who resited here as a factory chief. His ghost's said to haunt the villa.
There's a haunted mill on Młyńska street in district of Klimzowiec.
Deadman's Stone (Trupi Kamień) is a fragment of a tombstone put on the wall of one of houses on Piekarska 70 street. There's a little ugly man seen at the midninght there.
There're ruins of abandoned hospital on Bema street. The place is said to bery very haunted. Some people believe they heard children's and woman cries there.
There's a haunted house located in the market place of district of Jeleń.
There's a haunted house on Ignacego Krasickiego street, one of the most haunted place in the region. There're different legends connected to the house.
The local cemetery hill is said to be haunted by vampire.
The house on Biskupia 3 is build from castle ruins stones, the house's said to be haunted.
There's a house said to be haunted on Norwida 125 street. There's a Gerlach , the local forester's grave on Jurna Góra hill. He was said to have been involved in blackcraft. The place's said to be haunted.
Village near Koniecpol. There're ruins of old mill in Wydartuchy settlement. The place is said to be haunted. On the other hand there's a beautiful landscape.
The local forest is said to be haunted.
There aren't special ghost tours in Silesian voivodeship, There's an evening ghost show organised in Castle of Ogrodzieniec. It takes place after dusk. The show's dedicated to local legends.
Haunted places travel tips
One evening tours
Multilpe day tours
Sosnowiec highlights sightseeing (Day) Wilcza Góra observations (30th of October), walk to Barani Kopiec and Kamienna street (Evening/night)
Sosnowiec sightseeing- off the beatten path places(day), haunted places walk (evening)
Free day in Sosnowiec, haunted places in Jaworzno, Ożarowice, Strzyżowice or Będzin (evening)
The best way's to find an accommodation in Sosnowiec.
Silesian Park (Day), president Ignacy Mościcki Villa
Chorzów and Bytom sightseeing (Day and afternoon), haunted places in Bytom walk (evening)
Pogoria IV (Wojkowice Kościelne, Siewierz castle sightseeing, sunset on Przeczyce lake, haunted places in Myszków (evening), Evening/night walk in Czekanka
The best accommodation location could be Siemianowice Śląskie or Czeladź.
Niegowonice, Ogrodzieniec castle evening ghost show or guided tour.
Zawiercie sightseeing (day), Okiennik Wielki and Góra Rzędkowa seeing (evening/night)
Kosatokowice or Siamoszyce lake, Góra Zborów, Głęboka cave (day), Mirów and Bobolice castles, Łutowiec and Niegowa (Evening/night), Przewodziszowice (Early morning)
Rest and relax.
Myszków sightseeing(afternoon), Myszków haunted places (evening)
The best place for accommodation could be Zawiercie.
Częstochowa sightseeing (day), Błeszno walk (evening)
Nature places in Częstochowa or Lisniec/Dekabrystów street pools, sunset from Biakło mountain in Olsztyn, Olsztyn castle and Pustelnica mountain (evening)
Złoty Potok sightseeing (day),Śmiertny Dąb walk (evening),
Przewodziszowice castle (early morning), relax on Poraj lake, Żarki-Letnisko (Day), Myszków haunted place (evening)
The best place for accommodation is Częstochowa.
Będzin sighseeing, haunted places in Będzin (evening)
Relax on Rogoźnik lake, Pogoria IV (Wojkowice Kościelne) or Będzin Region sighseeing (day), haunted place in Ożarowice and Strzyżowice (evening)
Pogoria III lake
The best place for accommodation's Będzin.
Miasteczko Śląskie haunted places exploring (night)
Strzyżowice and Ożarowice haunted places (evening and night)
Walk or rest on Nakło-Chechło lake and Świerklaniec palace.
The best place for accommodation are Będzin Region or Miasteczko Śląskie.
Ogrodzieniec castle sightseeing, evening observations or ghost guided show
Later Afternoon visit in Straszykowa Góra, Ryczów, Ryczówek (night)
Rest in Ogrodzieniec or Żelazko.
The best place for sleep's Ogrodzieniec. Remember, don't visit cave after dark.
Walk in Jaworzno, exploring haunted places in the city.
Chrzanów and Trzebinia sightseeing, exploring haunted places in Chrzanów
Rest in Jaworzno or hiking
The best place to sleep's Jaworzno.
Seeing haunted places in Katowice
Rest or trip to Racibórz.
The best place to sleep's Katowice.
Observations in Błeszno.
Observations in Śmiertny Dąb and Panoszów.
Rest in Częstochowa.
The best place to sleep's Częstochowa.
Halloween travel tips
Sosnowiec sightseeing, visiting haunted places in the city (evening/night)
Continuation of Sosnowiec sightseeing, observing Wilcza Góra phenomenas and Ram Mound (Evening/night) 30th of October
Relax, Będzin sightseeing (evening), Będzin haunted places visit in Halloween Night
Visiting Jaworzno haunted house (evening), seeing old Jaworzno/Sosnowiec churches from above (night)
Relax in Sosnowiec
The best place for sleep's Sosnowiec.
Bytom sightseeing, Trupi Kamień observations (evening)
Visiting Katowice and Chorzóe (afternoon), observing president Ignacy Mościcki villa in Chorzów (Halloween night)
Rest in Bytom, Ożarowice and Strzyżowice observations (evening), seeing old churches in Będzin Region from above (evening)
Rest in Bytom
The best accommodation place's Bytom.
Siewierz and Przeczyce lake sightseeing, observations in Myszków (evening/night)
Ogrodzieniec castle ghost tour, seeing Okiennik Wielki and Góra Rzędkowa in Halloween night (evening)
All night observations in Mirow, Bobolice, Niegowa and Łutowiec
Early morning observations in Przewodziszowice
Free day in Zawiercie
The best place for acccommodation's Zawiercie.
Olsztyn castle, Sokole Góry, Góry Towarne and Biakło Mountain, evening/night observations in Olsztyn castle and Pustelnica Mountain.
Relax, observations of phenomenas in Śmiertny Dąb in Halloween night
Visiting Częstochowa, night observations in its district Błeszno.
The best places for accommodation are Olsztyn (Silesia), Janów or Złoty Potok.
Bytom sightseeing, evening exploration of haunted places
Rest, Halloween night exploration in Miasteczko Śląskie
Rest, exploration of haunted places in Ożarowice and Strzyżowice.
The best place for accommodation's Bytom.
Ogrodzieniec castle sightseeing, night observation or guided ghost tour.
Rest in Żelazko, evening visit on Straszykowa Góra, Halloween night exploration in Ryczówek
Ogrodzieniec sightseeing and rest.
The best place for accommodation's Ogrodzieniec. Don't visit caves after dark.
Jaworzno sightseeing , exploring haunted places.
Rest, exploring haunted places in Chrzanów at Halloween night.
Free day in Jaworzno
Free day in Jaworzno or trip to Mielec (Subcarpathia) to Barnianrnia, one of the most Polish haunted places.
Short Sosnowiec sightseeing (Maczki, Kazimierz Górniczy and Ostrowy Górnicze)
The best place for accommodation is Jaworzno. You can reach directly Mielec from Kraków by bus, unless you have a car rent.
Haunted houses on Katowice
Halloween visiting the bunkers or place connected with Vampire from Katowice
Rest in Katowice or trip to Buczkowice.
The best accommodation place's Katowice
Free day in Częstochowa, eventually Błeszno observations
Halloween observations in Śmiertny Dąb and Panoszów.
Rest in Częstochowa.
The best accommodation place's Częstochowa.