Austin's Haunted Houses Hot Spots

By Wendy Papasan | Austin Events

Oct 25

When it comes to a good haunted house in Austin, it is important to know what you are getting involved in, how much it costs and what to expect. That way you are sure to get the most bang for your buck and have a memorable experience. Let us take you inside some of the best haunted houses with our quick guide to haunted houses in and around Austin. Enjoy!

Haunted Houses in Austin Texas

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Scare for a Cure in West Austin

This haunted house both entertains and shares an incredibly important cause. They have a staff built completely out of volunteers and the net profits are donated to cancer research. Scare for a Cure started in 2007 and the first event raised $5,000 with the motto: “scaring and caring.” Their events include Fairytale Nightmare, Murder at Ghost Town, The Boneyard and The Guest Night.

14219 Littig Rd, Manor, TX | Website | Today through Halloween | 7:30PM to Midnight | Ticket prices begin at $30

House of Torment in Central Austin

This haunted house comes with quite the reputation, as ABC ranked it one of the scariest haunted houses in the US. Be prepared for a night full of intense haunted house activities, the House of Torment does not fool around when it comes to a good scare. There is a lot of creativity attached to this event to make sure every customer with a scare they won’t soon forget.

523 E. Highland Mall Boulevard, Austin, TX | Website | Today through Halloween | 7PM to Midnight | Ticket prices begin at $24.99

Night Terrors Haunted House in North Austin

This haunted house prides itself on realism and believes their tricks of the trade will shock you to the core. Be sure to stay on your toes and ready for anything to pop out and surprise you from anywhere. Visitors are graced with a visit to the “Saw-like” torture room, claustrophobia tunnel and can also participate in a murder plot. With people popping out in all directions you won’t know where to run for safety.

13096 North Highway 183, Austin TX | Website | Today through Nov. 1st | Thursday through Sunday from 7PM to Midnight | Ticket prices begin at $20

 

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