Houses inhabited by ghosts quickly become known, because interest in them is constantly “warmed up” by legends. There are many houses in the world that almost every person knows, there are such houses in Russia.

The most famous haunted houses

There are houses that are famous not for their history or architecture, but for the fact that ghosts supposedly live there. It cannot be said that people believe in this, but the stories about ghosts and the possible places of their appearance have always interested both local residents and tourists.
Coming on an excursion to a particular city in the world, tourists often hear stories about old houses, in which sometimes there is a silhouette of residents who once lived there, tortured prisoners, poisoned husbands or abandoned children. There are many legends and stories, to believe them or not is everyone’s business.

Chillingham castle

The old castle, which at one time was both privately owned, and a defense point, and an army barrack, and a monastery today is famous for the fact that ghosts live in it.
Chillingham Castle is the most famous haunted house.Chillingham Castle is the most famous haunted house.
At the time of England’s war of liberation, Chillingham Castle was a defensive point, and its walls were subjected to terrible torture of enemies, many of them were mercilessly killed. According to eyewitnesses, death screams from the once tortured people are heard from time to time in the castle premises.

Hotel Stanley Hotel

The Stanley Hotel in Colorado is known to admirers of Stephen King. At one time in one of her rooms, the writer came up with the plot, and soon took off the mini-series "Shine". But not only the presence of King and Hollywood filming made this hotel popular.
It causes genuine interest thanks to the ghosts that inhabit it. The ghost of the first owner of the hotel, together with his wife, has repeatedly appeared before visitors. From time to time strange sounds are heard from the free rooms, and the piano standing in the hall suddenly starts to play.

Loftus hall

Located in Ireland, the Loftus Hall castle was built on the site where the more ancient castle of the fourteenth century used to stand. According to legend, in 1870, a lone traveler knocked at the gate of the castle, turning out to be a ghost.After some time, the daughter of the owners died suddenly, and ghosts flooded the house.
Loftus Hall famous house-castle, overgrown with legendsLoftus Hall famous house-castle, overgrown with legends
After the local priest led the expulsion of evil spirits, the ghosts in the castle were gone. According to rumors, only the ghost of a suddenly deceased girl periodically wanders through the corridors of Loftus Hall.

Tower of London

Perhaps the most famous building visited by ghosts is the Tower of London. Earlier it housed a prison in which many people were tortured, executed and killed. Its walls remember the cruel torture.
Tower of London - the famous home of British monarchsTower of London - the famous home of British monarchs
Today in the Tower, numerous ghosts of former prisoners often appear. The most famous of them are the decapitated queens, Anne Boleyn and Jane Gray, as well as the slaughtered Countess Salisbury.

The most famous houses in the world

There are houses that are known to almost everyone. Such fame can be associated with extremely high cost, location, extraordinary architecture, rich history associated with it or the identity of its owner.
Record-breaking homes in the Guinness Book of Records, which are the tallest, most unusual, or most expensive in the world, immediately become famous.It is known about houses - historical monuments and houses - unique from the point of view of architecture.

Louvre

The palace, more resembling a feudal fortress, was erected in the 1200th year during the reign of Philip Augustus. Originally, the Louvre was intended to hold royal scrolls and jewels. Under Charles V, the old fortress was turned into a beautiful palace.
The Louvre is the most famous palace museum in EuropeThe Louvre is the most famous palace museum in Europe
Today, the Louvre - the most famous museum in the world, which presents an exclusive collection of fine art.

Palace of Westminster

Until 1529, the Palace of Westminster served the English kings as the capital’s residence. He is in London and stands on the very bank of the Thames. This building is considered the hallmark of London. The famous Big Ben is one of the towers of this palace. Today it is a symbol of Great Britain. The Palace of Westminster is known worldwide, at the end of the last century it was included in the UNESCO World Heritage List.

"The White house"

The official residence of the American president in Washington is called the White House. The mansion was built in the 1800th year in the Palladian style.At first, he was called "Presidential Mansion."
"White House" the most famous building in the United States"White House" the most famous building in the United States
The family of each US president lives during his presidency on two floors of the house. Two floors are basement, two more are intended for public receptions. The image of the “White House” can be seen on the twenty-dollar bill.

The most famous houses in Russia

Some houses in Russia are considered her calling card. They judge the beauty of architecture and the richest Russian history. To list all the most outstanding buildings is difficult, because in such a huge country like Russia there are extremely many of them. You can write only about some.

Peterhof

The famous Peterhof, built back in the time of Peter the Great, remains today one of the most beautiful and popular places in Russia, its important landmark.
Peterhof - the beloved home of Peter I, who became a landmarkPeterhof - the beloved home of Peter I, who became a landmark
Among the many fountains, one of which is the gilded figure of Samson, stands the Monplaisir Palace and the magnificent Grand Palace, known to almost every Russian.

Pavlov's House

A house that reminds the world of terrible battles,walking in Volgograd (Stalingrad) during the Second World War is called "Pavlov's House". In this house the Soviet fighters kept their defense during the Battle of Stalingrad.
Pavlov's house has survived to this day, it stands on Lenin Square. After the war, he was reinstated one of the first. The house is a symbol of heroism, courage and resilience.

Manor "Yasnaya Polyana"

This manor is located in the Tula region. Currently, “Yasnaya Polyana” is the most famous house-museum of Leo Tolstoy, where the writer was born and lived almost his whole life. Tolstoy's house is perfectly preserved. Even today, the spirit of the writer of world magnitude is maintained in him, the atmosphere of the last day of his life is preserved.

The most famous houses in Moscow

Moscow, as the capital of Russia, boasts a considerable number of world-famous houses. Among them are old houses that are “inscribed” in Russian history. Some houses are a kind of symbol of the capital.
Arriving in Moscow, tourists have the opportunity to see many of the most famous houses in the city, going on a sightseeing tour.

Main building of Moscow State University

In the postwar years in the USSR, it was decided to build several high-rise buildings.One of them was the Main Building of Moscow State University. For a long time it was the highest in the capital. Its height is two hundred forty meters.
The main building of Moscow State University is the most recognizable building in Moscow.The main building of Moscow State University is the most recognizable building in Moscow.
The building of the 36-storey university is located on the Sparrow Hills. It houses several faculties, an assembly hall and a scientific library.

Eliseevsky shop

In the capital, on Tverskaya, there is the Eliseevsky shop or Deli №1. This house is one of the most famous in Moscow. It was built in the late 18th century by architect Matthew Kozakov. For a long time it was the property of the Volkonsky family, until at the end of the 19th century it was acquired by Grigory Yeliseyev.
Eliseevsky - the most famous store in MoscowEliseevsky - the most famous store in Moscow
For several years of the last century, Deli number 1 was considered a symbol of a happy and well-fed life. Today this house with an interesting history is known to all Muscovites.
By the way, according to uznayvse.ru, they are not always the most famous.

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