Nicole and Michael Kobrowski of the Historic Indiana Ghost Walks & Tours, Inc. and Historic Indiana Ghost walks and tours was developed in 2000 by Nicole Kobrowski, a Hoosier native and Michael Kobrowski, a Indiana transplant. Nicole’s cultural roots go back almost 200 years in Indiana and US history. She is a self-proclaimed “mutt” with family ties in Native Americans and six European countries. Her love of history was cultivated in Europe and through her other travels and journeys. Traveling extensively, Nicole feels the call of her Indiana roots calling her back to a place she calls home.

Her involvement with the paranormal started when she was very young because of personal experiences. Since that time, she has been a voracious reader and investigator of the paranormal and works towards being able to use qualitative and quantitative scientific methods and instruments to provide proof of paranormal existence. Education is a large part of her life and she is currently finishing her doctoral degree at Ball State University.

Michael Kobrowski was born and raised in Germany. His father’s family came from eastern Poland after being displaced in WWII and his mother’s family came from Bavaria. He has always been interested in the paranormal and sci-fi worlds and has developed a strong bond with real paranormal stories and experiences. As a systems, programming and computer support consultant, Michael has been able to use his talents to develop a number of gadgets for use in the field.

The Westfield “Ghosts of the Underground Railroad” tour began in 2001 when Nicole and Michael decided that the history and ghosts of Westfield were too interesting to keep bottled up in suburbia. Through their writing and research, Nicole and Michael developed a tour based on the real paranormal stories and history of the area. The tour was a huge success and the business was expanded to include Noblesville, Indianapolis and other Indiana Cities. Currently, the company also offers three different bus tours as well., Inc. released its first much awaited book in 2006 and currently has 8 books in process. “Haunted Backroads: Central Indiana, was well received and continues to be a popular read on the Internet., Inc. now employs 5 professional storytellers and continually adds more tales to their tours. Many times on the tours, guests will report spirit activity through feelings, photos— and touch! The company prides itself in that no part of its tours are staged, nor are special effects used. As Nicole and Michael are fond of saying, “If you see or feel something on the tour, it is truly your reality.”

These tours have been recently voted #1 by the a poll of people who have attended ghost tours in Indiana., Inc. and Historical Indiana Ghost Walks and Tours has been featured on CBS-WISHTV 8, Fox 59, in the Indianapolis Star and Intake Magazine, and in the Noblesville Daily Times. It has also been featured nationally in Better Homes and Gardens Magazine, Midwest Living and other publications. Information has also been written in a variety of paranormal organizations’ publications. Read more news coverage about us here.