Scariest Halloween Attractions
Every autumn a frightening fever sweeps the nation from its biggest cities to its smallest towns. It's the annual opening of eerie exhibitions: Haunted houses, creepy mazes and frightening fairs. Abandoned prisons and decrepit cruise ships re-create scary scenes to make our list of terrifying attarctions for chill-seekers to enjoy.
Looking for more haunted places to visit? See which creepy locations our panel of advisors chose for Travel's Best Halloween Attractions 2014. Prepare to be spooked!
What's Cool: Live bands and a dance party keep crowds entertained.
- 1126 Queens Highway
- Long Beach, CA 90802 US
What's Cool: Inspired by the legend of Hezekiah Jones, a murderer known as "Hangman."
- 2300 West Freeway
- Fort Worth, TX 76102 US
What's Cool: Meet some unsavory spirits at Granny Lupus' Seance Theater.
- 2330 County Road 138
- Terrell, TX 75161 US
What's Cool: A haunted corn maze will leave you freaked!
- 835 Middletown Rd
- Glen Mills, PA 19342 US
What's Cool: Ghoulish fiends are masquerading as Hollywood's famous villains.
- 38 Jackson St
- Philadelphia, PA 19148 US
What's Cool: ESP is housed in a 176-year-old former prison.
- 2027 Fairmount Avenue
- Philadelphia, PA 19130 US
What's Cool: The haunted house is outside, giving a late-autumn chill to the spooky thrills.
- 4009 Chester Ave
- Bakersfield, CA 93301 US