Scary fun this October at 2022 Halloween haunted houses in Massachusetts. Funtober has a complete list of current commercial and charity Halloween haunted attractions including haunted trails, haunted woods, haunted houses, scream parks, haunted house near me, and haunted corn mazes. Plan a night out this Halloween season with your friends at one of these popular haunts. You will love the animatronics, live actors, air blasters, and scary makeup in these popular Halloween attractions. Massachusetts has a full array of local haunted attractions – lots of places for zombies, freaks, clowns, vampires, and maybe even a werewolf or two to hang out. Halloween is really celebrated well in this New England state famous for putting witches on trial. So you can spend the night there if you dare. Find 2022 haunted houses near you below.
13 Nights at Jiminy - Hancock, MA
Sorry folks but due to the current virus situation the event 13 Nights at Jiminy will not run this Halloween season. Popular Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort hosts the 13 Nights at Jiminy. Attraction features creatures with disfiguring diseases, deranged minds, and impending doom. Basic tickets are $25. Attractions include various packages features the Giant Swing, Zipline, and Scare and Scream haunt package. There is also a restaurant Tavern onsite and souvenir shop. The resort during the autumn daylight hours has a mountain adventure package. Doors for the night time haunt run from 6:30 pm until 10:30 pm. Jiminy operates on Friday, Saturday, and some Sundays for a total of 13 nights in October.
Barrett’s Haunted Mansion - Abington, MA
The scare season begins in late September. An all new drive in experience where each weekend we’ll bring you a double feature of horror on screen from old school classics to modern day terror. And just to keep you wondering what that noise was outside your car, our creatures will be roaming the grounds waiting for the right moment to make you scream! A new evil has taken over. Always built new every year the Haunted Mansion is all about scary clowns and lots of blood. Gates are open from 7 pm to 11 pm most nights. Visit starting in September and Thursday through Sunday in October. See their web page for full pricing and date details.
Chambers of Terror - Salem, MA
CHAMBERS OF TERROR! is the ULTIMATE FRIGHTFUL FUN experience- located in the heart of historic Salem Massachusetts. Created by professionals with over 20 years experience in the Halloween industry. Open every day during October. Open Friday and Saturday from 12PM – 10PM. Open Sunday through Thursday until 8PM.
Factory of Terror Falls River - Falls River, MA
Haunted fun begins this season the first weekend in October. Rumors are that 13 people were murdered many years ago in this factory. Now there are three haunted attractions named Bloodworth Dungeon, 4D Blackout, and Phobia Mayhem. Tickets prices vary nightly. Open Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights in October.
Factory of Terror Worcester - Worcester, MA
Haunt features 5 attractions including 3D Nightmare, Zombie Alley, 13th Haunt, Clown College, and Zella’s Highway. Attraction opens in early October. Doors open at 6:30 pm. Friday and Saturday it closes at 11 pm or at 9:30 pm on other nights. Tickets discounted online or available full priced at the door. There are online discounts, children’s, and vip packages available.
FearTown - Seekonk, MA
FearTown opens in late September. Runs weekends on Friday, Saturday, and most Sunday nights in October plus Halloween. Fear Town Haunted House is a massive outdoor haunted attraction that is unlike anything you have ever experienced. Located deep in the woods at Seekonk Speedway, Fear Town will take you on a terrifying journey in and out of the run-down buildings that have been hidden for decades. As you progress through the trail, monsters will come at you from all angles to try and make you a permanent resident of the woods. Fear Town Haunted house is completely redesigned with all new sets and themes.
First Parish Haunted House - Bedford, MA
A two night event celebrating the 202nd anniversary of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. Check their web pages for date information in late October. Tickets are $10.
Ghost Ship - Quincy, MA
Sorry folks but given the current virus situation the Ghost Ship will not operate this fall season. The USS Salem does have limited tours available. The creatures arrived on board so the ship scare season typically opens in late September. In October the USS Salem becomes the Haunted Ship also know as Ghost Ship. Doors open at 7 pm. The dates are Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in October starting plus some additional dates. Four new attractions themed Fear No Evil, Contagion, Paranormal, and The Plague. Check their web page for details. GHOST SHIP HARBOR is the only Haunted House Attraction on the East Coast the takes place on a Navy Ship! It has 4 attractions that you can enjoy while here. A General admission and Fast pass ticket will get you in to the 3 haunted houses while a Paranormal VIP experience pass will give you access to all 3 attractions plus the paranormal experience. In 2009 the popular show Ghost Hunters did an episode on the USS Salem which has led paranormal investigators from all over wanting to do their own investigations.
Hysteria at Connors Farm - Danvers, MA
Spend the evening going through the Haunted Farm and their 7 Acre Flashlight Maze. Attractions run from 6:30 pm until 11 pm. It operates on Friday and Saturday nights beginning in early October plus a couple Sunday and Wednesday nights. Tickets vary greatly depending on single and multiple haunt combinations. They are located at Connors Farm which has a number of daytime activities, family fun, and festival events in the summer and fall. At night they have a flashlight maze and haunted attractions.
Lakeville Haunted House - Lakeville, MA
Sorry folks but Lakeville did not open in 2019 and I do not see any updated information for 2020. For more than 26 years the Lakeville Haunted House has scared locals and tourists around Halloween. Travel through the maze of horror where evil spirits roam in the darkness.
Spooky Acres Haunted Hayride - Millbury, MA
The haunted hayride is hosted by the Millbury Youth Camp. This is an annual event for a worthwhile cause that has been held annually for over 25 years. They also have a Haunted Trail. Open many days in October. Check Facebook page for details.
Witch Mansion - Salem, MA
Witch Mansion is Salem’s scariest haunted attraction! Built by a professional haunted house design firm, this eerie adventure is guaranteed to give you Chills and Thrills. Along with high-tech animations and creepy ghost illusions, You won’t believe your eyes as you enter a twilight world of ghosts, beasts and banshees. They are open select dates from May to September. They are open every night in October.
Witch’s Woods - Westford, MA
Open Thursday through Sunday nights beginning in early October. Witch’s Woods is only minutes from Boston. It features three haunted houses. Nightmare Mansion, Castle Morbid, and 3D Keeper’s Crypt will provide all the screams you desire. Don’t miss the Witch’s Woods Haunted Hayride. For more fun they have a Jack-o-Lantern Jamboree with professionally carved pumpkins, special lighting, and a close up look at classic horror movie characters. Get close and follow the screams. Also they have 2 haunted trails into the dark woods. Ticket prices vary greatly depending on haunt and day of the week but basically are $38. They have a number of specials days and discounts. Check their web page for online pricing or call 978-692-3033 for ticket and date information.
There are a lot of haunted houses in Boston. But if you live near the Massachusetts border, it may be quicker to jump across the state line to another haunted attraction. We thought you might find one of these states nearby: Connecticut, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont.
You may also be interested in our article on Haunted Houses and Horror Movies | History of Fear.
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