107 Stull Cemetery, Kansas – Gate of Hell

The Stull cemetery in 2019.
The Stull cemetery in 2019.

Is Stull Cemetery in Kansas Haunted?

Is Stull Cemetery in Kansas haunted? Stull Cemetery is said to be one of 7 Gates to Hell on earth.  People claim the Devil visits on Halloween and that stairs appear, leading to the underworld. Is it true? Listen and vote!

Questions Explored in this Episode

What does the cemetery look like and what do we know about the history of Stull? When and how did the stories about the devil and the gate to hell start? Why do people believe the devil comes to visit his devil baby on Halloween? Are there stairs to the underworld? What is the mysterious wind people claim to have experienced? Why does Ariana Grande think demons live here? Is it haunted?


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Stull Cemetery (facing northeast) in 2014. Ayleen Gaspar
Stull Cemetery (facing northeast) in 2014. Ayleen Gaspar

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History of Stull Cemetery

Pat explores the history of the graveyard and why it is so famous. He looks into the origins of the stories told about this place.

The Debate

Pat and Rebecca debate whether or not Stull is haunted. They look at stories of gusts of winds that cause problems, mysterious stairs, and unexplained fires.

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Sources for this Week’s Episode
Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stull,_Kansas
American Hauntings – https://www.americanhauntingsink.com/stull
Only in Your State: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/kansas/ks-creepy-hell-stull/
Clio: https://theclio.com/entry/89054
The LineUp: https://the-line-up.com/stull-cemetery-gateway-to-hell
Mysterious Trip – https://mysterioustrip.com/haunted-stull-cemetery-kansas-america/
Week in Weird: https://weekinweird.com/2016/06/05/the-enduring-legend-of-stull-cemetery-a-very-weird-visit-to-americas-most-famous-gateway-to-hell/
The Fader: https://www.thefader.com/2018/10/19/ariana-grande-ghost-story-demons
Skeptical Inquirer: https://skepticalinquirer.org/exclusive/keep-the-hell-out-of-stull/
Mary Hallberg: https://www.maryhallbergmedia.com/post/the-truth-about-stull-cemetery
The Haunted Places: https://thehauntedplaces.com/can-you-visit-stull-cemetery/
Quora: https://www.quora.com/Is-it-true-that-the-Stull-Cemetery-in-Kansas-is-haunted

Music for this episode was performed by Michael Rivers
Intro: “III. Allegro moderato from Gargoyles” by Lowell Liebermann
Outro: “Dream Images (Love-Death Music)” by George Crumb
Bumper: “Ghost Waltz” by Lowell Liebermann

“Pat Facts” and “Ghost Story” themes by Mondo
“Time for a Debate” theme by Gail Gallagher gailgallaghermusic.com