Montauk, New York: Stranger Things: Freak Experiments Site

Camp Hero was the supposed site of the mid-20th-century Montauk Project, with experiments in levitation and interdimensional communication. Inspired the TV series, "Stranger Things." Nothing unusual to see, at least in this dimension....

Colonel John Dunn Rd, Montauk, NY
Camp Hero State Park, on the south side of Hwy 27 just west of the Montauk lighthouse.
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Camp Hero

Supposed site for the research in the Montauk Project during World War II and the 1950s. Levitation, interdimensional communication, and other esoteric work said to have occurred there.

[doctorblues, 07/20/2014]

Now a state park, but there are still some radar dishes and mysterious sealed bunkers to tempt the curious.

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