In 1886, Sarah Winchester was a 46-year-old widow with $20 million to her name and a fervent belief that she was being plagued by vengeful spirits. So she did the only natural thing: She bought a house in California and spent the next four decades transforming it into a bewildering labyrinth of false doors, stairways to nowhere, and secret passages.
Inside the Maze
The Winchester Mystery House
Share the knowledge!
Written by Reuben Westmaas November 23, 2016
Wake up with the smartest email in your inbox.
Our Best Articles Daily