Top 5 Haunted Houses in Florida

Haunted Houses in Florida
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We all know the more familiar haunted attractions like Fright Night at Universal Orlando or Disney’s After-Hours Boo Bash. Florida has SO many great haunted houses to visit, not all could make the list. Here are the Top 5 hidden gems for some of the best haunted houses with 4.0 rating or higher by Google.

Scream-A-Geddon Horror Park

Dade City, FL

Scream-A-Geddon Horror Park is six attractions theme park with the option to add on Zombie Paintball. Voted #1 USA’s Best Haunted Houses in 2020. Admission prices vary depending on the day of the week. The admission price increases the closer you get to Halloween. They have 3 different ticket types. General admission, VIP Fast Pass, and Super VIP Fast Pass. VIP fast pass allows you to skip the line in front of General admission. Super VIP Fast Pass grants you direct access to every attraction. Zombie Paintball is not included in the price of admission and is sold as a separate add-on. When you purchase online you save.

13th Floor Haunted House

Jacksonville, FL

13th Floor Haunted House in Jacksonville has 4 different attractions with additional add-on features. Add-ons include Mini Escape Games, Return of the Dead Zombie Shoot, and a Bar for Patrons 21 years or older. They have 4 different ticket types. General admission, Fast Pass, Skip the line, and Platinum. Fast pass allows you to skip the line in front of General admission with a 1/3 wait time. Skip the line grants you direct access with a 10-minute window to enter every attraction. There is a Platinum option that includes Unlimited Skip the Line Access to the attraction, Free Photo, Free one-time access to Return of the Dead Zombie Shoot, Free one-time access to Mini Escape Games, VIP Lanyard, and 13% off retail.

Mortem Manor Haunted Attraction

Kissimmee, FL

Mortem Manor Haunted Attraction is the area’s only Year-round Haunted House. Walkthrough two floors of an old Victorian theme attraction. Rated Scariest Haunted Houses in America by the Travel Channel. Tickets can be purchased at the Gate. Tickets are $15.00 per person with an add on for “The Last Ride” a simulator for being burned alive. This add-on can be purchased at $5.00. A RIP Combo Pass can be purchased for $18.00 per person includes the walk-through of the manor and the burned alive experience.

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A Petrified Forest Scare Trail

Altamonte Springs FL

A Petrified Forest Scare Trail is three Terrifying Trails for one price. The Trilogy Pass ticket includes admission to the trails. Adding on the Bonus Cut pass allows you the opportunity to become a haunter in the forest to scare other patrons and see the inner workings of the haunt. Full Cut is a combo pass that includes access to the scare trails plus a backstage pass and laser Tag. Laser tag can be added to any ticket for an additional $12.00 for one round. If you only want to enjoy the food trucks and local vendors, you can purchase a Main Gate Pass for only $20.00.

Sir Henry’ Haunted Trail

Plant City, FL

Sir Henry’ Haunted Trail is ranked top haunted attraction in Florida by TheScareFactor.com. 

Experience three haunted trails, haunted hayride, two escape rooms, laser tag, and ax throwing. Tickets must be purchased online in advance for a scheduled ticket with a specific time slot. They have 3 different ticket types. General admission and All Access, and VIP. All Access includes your entry ticket to the 3 trails plus the haunted hayride. VIP allows one front of line entry to each attraction with unlimited general admission entry to all three haunted trails. Laser Tag and Escape Game tickets can only be purchased onsite. Season passes are available for seasonal events with admission for every night that comes with front-of-the-line access.

Written by Tiffany Blair, COO Gatemaster

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Also, while we do our best to highlight LGBTQ-friendly destinations and businesses, info provided is based solely on personal experience and recommendations by our publisher, writers, and community partners. We hope that nobody experiences discrimination or homophobia while visiting Florida, but we make no guarantees. Please inform us if you experience discrimination or homophobia while visiting any destination so we can make updates to our recommendations.

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