#1: Indy Scream Park Haunted House #2: Spooky Woods #3: The 13th Gate #4: Erebus: 4 Story Haunted Attraction #5: 13th Floor Haunted House #6: Cutting Edge Haunted House #7: Pennhurst Asylum #8: Netherworld Haunted House #9: Asylum Haunted House #10: Headless Horseman Haunted House #11: Nightmare on 13th #12: The Darkness Haunted House #13: The Haunted Hotel

#1: Indy Scream Park Haunted House


Our number 1 spot on the Top 13 Haunted Houses in the USA goes to Indy Scream Park Haunted House. Though a relative newcomer to the scene, Indy Scream Park came right out the door with a bang. The Indy Scream Park Haunted House actually has 5 separate attractions, each fully embracing a different kind of fear, then pull it ... Read More »

#2: Spooky Woods


Our #2 pick on the Top 13 Haunted Houses in the USA is Kersey Valley Spookywoods in North Carolina. They’ve been around since 1985, which makes them one of the oldest haunted houses in the South. It started as a single haunted house almost three decades ago, then grew to its current size of almost 60 acres. We use the ... Read More »

#3: The 13th Gate


The 13th Gate opened its creepy doors in Baton Rouge in 2002, and is one of the largest haunted houses in the South, with a total 80,000 square feet between its two enormous attractions: The 13th Gate and Necropolis 13. Let’s break them down separately: The 13th Gate occupies a permanent 40,000 square feet building. The house has 13 different ... Read More »

#4: Erebus: 4 Story Haunted Attraction


It’s appropriate that the Erebus Haunted Attraction is number 4 on our list of the USA’s Best Haunted Houses, because it has 4 enormous stories. The building used to be a 4 story parking garage, but Erebus took it over in 2000 and changed it into a world record-holding attraction. Seriously. From 2004-2009, Erebus held the official record for the ... Read More »

#5: 13th Floor Haunted House


The 13th Floor gets its name from the missing 13th floor in most buildings and skyscrapers. What actually happens on that 13th Floor? These guys know, and it is scary. The haunted house spans an impressive 60,000 square feet over two attractions: The 13th Floor and Zombieland. The 13th Floor house in Phoenix came about from the 13th Floor house ... Read More »

#6: Cutting Edge Haunted House


The Cutting Edge Haunted House is an incredibly huge haunted house. How huge? It’s the current title holder for the Largest Haunted House in the World with the Guinness Book of World Records, which is worth raising a dark pint to. And where’d they get all of that space? They carved it out of a 100 year-old meat packing plant. ... Read More »

#7: Pennhurst Asylum


Number 7 on our list of Top Haunted House in the USA goes to Pennhurst Asylum. The history of this place is creepy enough to give you chills even before you show up at the house or step foot in one of the four attractions. Pennhurst Asyum is built in the buildings of the old Pennhurst State School mental institution. ... Read More »

#8: Netherworld Haunted House


The Netherworld Haunted House hits our Top 13 Haunted Houses in the USA with flying colors. The veteran house has been going from 1997, and during the entire time has been dedicated to creating the feeling of being transported to a different world. Scenes and segments from the 2009 movie Zombieland where filmed here, and veteran horror man Rob Zombie ... Read More »

#9: Asylum Haunted House


The Asylum Haunted house has been around since 2001, and has always been a top-rated haunted house. But a couple years ago they moved to a new location and added in their Zombieland attraction, which landed them squarely on our Top 13 Haunted Houses in the USA list. The Asylum attraction ties into the innate creepiness of madhouses, but takes ... Read More »

#10: Headless Horseman Haunted House


For several months every year, a farm in the Historic Haunted Hudson River Valley becomes the Headless Horseman Haunted House. They’ve been doing it for 20 years as of 2012, and have thoroughly earned their spot on the Top 13 Haunted Houses in the USA. The whole place is really more of a Haunted Halloween Extravaganza that covers 45 acres ... Read More »

#11: Nightmare on 13th


Nightmare on 13th lands in our Top 13 Haunted Houses in the USA as one of the longest-running haunted houses in the game, with over 20 years of experience in the business, started as the Institute of Terror in 1990, then changed to Nightmare on 13th in 2001. The attraction itself is actually three separate haunted houses, or nightmares, that ... Read More »

#12: The Darkness Haunted House


Started in 1994, The Darkness is coming up on 20 years of scaring, but they don’t let that slow them down. They constantly strive to keep innovating and coming up with new things, which is why they land on our Top 13 Haunted Houses in the USA list. The team behind The Darkness are all veteran special effect artists and ... Read More »

#13: The Haunted Hotel


The Haunted Hotel has been a main stay of San Diego for many years, becoming a tradition for a good number of SoCal residents, so it’s no surprise to find it on our Top 13 Haunted Houses in the USA list. While a good two hours drive from LA, let’s be honest: San Diego is still Southern California, which means ... Read More »