With Halloween just around the corner, it seems that all of Canada is getting into the haunting kind of mood. In fact, Royal Canadain Mint is even getting into the Halloween spirit by releasing a new haunted coin that has a ghost appear out of nowhere. The Spooky Canada: HI Ottawa Jail Hostel coin is the perfect spooky coin that you can add to your collection.\nThe Royal Canadian Mint has just announced that their new haunted coin is now available for purchase as a part of their Spooky Canada collection. The coin features a famous ghost story from the HI Ottawa Jail Hostel, where it is said that a ghost still haunts it today.\nThe coin, which is available both online and in stores is a more popular coin, with 100,000 coins available for purchase. However, it seems to be getting a lot of attention as almost 400 people have viewed it in the last 24 hours.\nIn order to see the coin's spooky powers, all you have to do is tilt it side to side to see the two different images. The first photo is of a woman standing outside the jailhouse, yet when you tilt the coin, a ghost quickly appears.\nThe Royal Canadian Mint\nThe Royal Canadian Mint\nThe coin is perfect for a beginner collector, as you can pick one up for yourself for only $29.95.\nAccording to the Royal Canadian Mint's website, the ghost story behind the coin is a terrifying one.\nThe Royal Canadian Mint\nThe Ottawa jail was built back in 1862 where it housed up to 150 prisoners at one time. Patrick Whelan, who was hanged for the 1868 assassination of Thomas D'Arcy McGee is said to still haunt the prison to this day.\nIn fact, the former jail is said to be one of the most haunted buildings in Canada.\nVistors who still visit the building to this day state that a ghost wanders the hallways while reciting the Lord's Prayer, just as Whelan did before he was hung.\nThere are stories everywhere. If you spot a newsworthy event in your city, send us a message, photo, or video @NarcityCanada on Twitter and Instagram.