Houston haunted houses are some of the scariest in the United States. Enjoy a scary night out with your spouse, date, or friends. Expect to be frightened at these Texas haunted attractions. For the price of a movie ticket you can be part of the action as you come face to face with terror. Most use animatronics, great sound FX, Hollywood sets, and actors with makeup beyond belief. You will be horrified. Find all the haunted houses, trails, corn mazes, hayrides, and Halloween fun attractions in the Houston area including the cities of Richmond, Kingwood, Shepherd, and Angleton.
Houston is home to the Johnson Space Center, where NASA’s Mission Control Center is located. The ghosts here, as you can expect, are a bit out of this world. Houston has some of the Best Haunted Houses in Texas.
3HaunTs Haunted House - Shepherd, TX
The fun begins opening night on September 22nd. “The Boogeyman loves to play for keeps” at Heart Stopper Fright. It has 13 acres of terror and an Army of Darkness. There are 3 haunts available separately or as a combo package. Parking is free and it runs from 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm. The haunts are Woods of Deception, Woods Maze, and House of No Mercy. The combo ticket is $25 with online coupon or $30 at the gate. Open every Friday and Saturday night plus additional dates the week before Halloween.
Fearshire Farms - Angleton, TX
The fun begins on September 29th. The three attractions plus the courtyard are open 7:00 pm to 11:30 pm every Friday and Saturday night plus Sunday just before and Halloween. They also have a free courtyard that has a campfire pit for marshmallows, a pumpkin display, a shooting gallery, Bucking Bull, maze, food and drinks. They have three levels of scary entertainment. Tickets to the haunts are: Fearsons Farm House, Dead End Corn Maze, and Honkey’s Fun House which are individually priced. The Fear Pass Combo ticket (all three) includes the courtyard entertainment and sells for $30. Grounds admission is $5 for those who just want to join in the courtyard fun.
Haunted Trails - Houston, TX
The season begins on September 29th. The Haunted Trails is very scary. A General admission ticket for $25 gets you into both Haunted Trails and Psycho Hollow. Open every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday night. Check web page for added schedule dates in October. Two attraction at one location. Enjoy clowns, Freaks, and a thrilling outdoor walk.
Houston Scream Fest - Houston, TX
Tickets available for Screamfest including admission to Castle of Doom and The Sanitarium. It opens late September. Doors open at 8 pm and closes at either 10:30 pm or midnight. Expect big crowds and lots of fun at this place. However, parts of Houston Screamfest featuring the haunt Texas Chainsaw Maze are free including movies and live bands nightly. Adult beverages served at the bar. You get the haunted house, maze, and suspension show included for free. What a deal! Ten attractions including three new Zombie Paintball shoots all for one low price. Spend the evening at this fun entertainment facility. Open every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday night in October.
Houston Terrordome - Channelview, TX
If you weren’t scared at other places try Terror Dome. Open starting late September plus Friday and Saturday nights and more in October. See their posted Schedule on their website as some nights they open at 7 pm and close at midnight. They have many discount ticket nights. Also some nights include a live DJ and Zombie Dancers. The place is fully air conditioned (to keep the dead bodies cool).
Nightmare on the Bayou - Houston, TX
Opening night for this attraction is on September 29th. Nightmare on the Bayou bills itself as America’s scariest Halloween attraction as seen on the Travel Channel. It is located next to Houston’s oldest graveyard. It is a large haunted house with over 15,000 square feet of terror. Nightmare opens at 7-7:30 and closes at 10:30-11 pm. Nightmare is open every Friday and Saturday nights in October plus several weekday nights in October. Tickets are $22 for either a single haunt or the combo ticket for $28-38 depending on the night. Check their website for family night, police, military and more discounted tickets. Two extreme haunts named Ghost House and Bayou Chemistry.
Phobia Haunted Houses - Houston, TX
Opening night is September 30th. All new location for 2017. They call themselves “Houston’s biggest haunted house attraction”. Phobia features 8 haunted attractions all at one location. There are separate lines and separate ticket prices. You should allow 15 minutes to complete each haunt. Tickets are $15 per haunt or combo packages at $30. Expect to find psycho clowns, robots, staggering zombies, eerie woods, and screaming chainsaws. The haunts are Dawn of the Machine, Genetic Nightmare, Exile, Darke World, Savage Ground, and Contagion. Open every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights in October.
RedRum Haunt - Richmond, TX
RedRum has three new haunted attractions for one low price. Tickets are available for the combo haunt entry. The themes change each year for all new shows. It beginning at 7:00 pm nightly. Open Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday nights.
ScreamWorld - Houston, TX
The season begins on September 22nd. ScreamWorld has been around for over 26 years. It takes about one hour to go through all five house attractions. Tickets online are $5 less. Regular priced tickets are $27 but there are lots of discount nights available. Doors open at 8 pm and close at midnight on Friday and Saturday. Haunt closes at 10:00 pm other nights. The haunts are Skull Cave featuring animatronics, VooDoo Swamp, and Psycho Farm House. Jakes’s Slaughterhouse is a grim old style meat processing plant complete with slaughtered beef. Edge of Darkness features a morgue, hospital, and death row. Maze of Maniacs has meandering corridors, strobe lights, and ghouls. Finally Zombie Graveyard is an outdoor attraction with undead creatures. This place has received numerous awards for creativity and terror. Expect to be entertained. Open Friday and Saturday nights in September and October starting September 16th. Also open Sunday and Thursday nights in October plus the weekdays before Halloween.
The Kingwood Asylum - Kingwood, TX
Opening night is September 29th. The grounds at Kingswood Asylum are tainted, ruined, and diseased. Dr. Blackman and his staff closed the asylum in the 60’s. They are open at 7 pm for weekends on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday during Halloween season. Tickets are $20-25.
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