haunted houses in houston

If you’re looking for a hauntingly good time, Houston has some of the best Haunted Houses in Texas. Prepare to get scared stiff this season with haunted trails and asylums, open most weekends in October. We’ve compiled a list of the most ghoulish scream- fests around.

Grab your tickets and be sure to follow some common spooky-sense. Haunted House pro’s know…always wear flat, closed- toed shoes. Make sure to know the rules before you go. And, some haunted houses are scarier than others- be careful bringing children under 12.

Read on below for our roundup of the best Houston Haunted Houses:



The Haunted Trails– 11500 Antoine Dr., Houston TX 77066

When night falls, you face your fears. You get two attractions for one low price at this outdoor fear space. Be sure to stay on the path! Tickets are $25 and you can skip the line with a speed pass for an additional $10! They’re open weekends in October, plus the first weekend in November.

Nightmare on the Bayou– 1515 Studemont St., Houston TX 77007

With over 15,000 square feet of haunts, this is rated one of the best Houston Haunted Houses. They claim to love their real ghosts- ask the employees! There are two extreme haunts this year- the Ghost House and the Bayou Cemetery. Prices vary by day of the week but you can save $2 when you pay cash at the booth! They also offer speed passes and discounts for police and fire, as well as coupons available at Kroger! They’re open now through the first weekend in October, plus the week before Halloween.

Children’s Museum of Houston– 1500 Binz St., Houston TX 77004

The Halloween Monster Mayhem is open October 9- 31. They’re open late for trick- or- treating, slime, and experiments all month long. On Halloween, don’t miss the Monster Mash Bash. The events and activities are included with the price of general admission.

Zoo Boo at the Houston Zoo– 6200 Hermann Park Dr., Houston TX 77030

The Houston Zoo has its famous Zoo Boo going on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays from October 12- 28. The event is included with the price of admission. Beat the crowds by going Friday mornings from 9 am- 1 pm. On weekends, they are open 9 am- 4 pm.



3HaunTs Haunted House– 333 Our Rd., Shepherd TX 77371

There are 13 acres of terror waiting to get you spooked at 3HaunT’s Haunted House. They’re open now! You’ll want to see all three attractions- the house, the maze, and the woods. Each have their own cost. Or, you can buy a combo ticket for all three online and save $10! They are open weekends, until you’re all screamed- out!

ScreamWorld– 2225 N. Sam Houston Pkwy W., Houston TX 77038

One of Houston’s most popular Haunted Houses, they more than six attractions to freak you out. Most ticket prices are $29 for general admission, or you can go on a Thursday and save $10! They offer VIP Speed Passes, plus group discounts. They’re open Thursday through Sunday every weekend in October, plus the week leading up to Halloween. Don’t forget to check out their giveaways and contests.

National Museum of Funeral History– 415 Barren Springs Dr., Houston TX 77090

One of the most unique haunted houses in Houston, the National Museum of Funeral History is open every day. Stop by between October 1st and November 4th between the hours of 10 am to 4 pm. They are open until 5 on Saturday and Sunday! Tickets are cheap- just $5 for adults, and $3 for kids 11 and under. When you buy museum tickets, the haunted house is half- off!



Fearshire Farms– 1100 S. Walker, Angleton TX 77575

Opening October 5th, Fearshire Farms is a “must- do” every October. The Fearsons Farmhouse was built in the 1900s and with it’s maze of rooms, you’re sure to be-witched. The Barn has been transformed into another attraction, Unhinged, where your darkest dreams become reality. There’s also the Fearshire Beer Garten and the Haunted Hayride. Each attraction is $10- $20, or you can get into Double Trouble for $30- a savings of $10! They’re open to scare you every weekend in October, plus the first weekend in November!

Haunted Mayfield Manor– 2313 Harborside Dr., Galveston TX 77550

This historical manor is open all year long and they only get spookier! Dr. Mayfield welcomes you to their 12 rooms of horror and insists, it really is haunted! They’re also right next door to their sister attraction, Pirates! Legends of the Gulf Coast. Tickets are $10 per person, or you can see both attractions for $13.95.

Phobia Haunted House– 5250 S. Sam Houston Pkwy, Houston TX 77048

With their all-new location, this oldie but goodie has new attractions and special effects each year. Voted a fan favorite Houston haunted house, you’re sure to get creeped out. There are multiple attractions to choose from- The Darke Institute, Clown Mainia, Exile, Savage Ground, and more. Tickets are $15 each or you can buy combo tickets and save some serious cash. They offer free parking and accept cash only. Phobia is open now and every weekend in October, plus the first weekend in November and the week of Halloween.

Boo on the Boardwalk– 215 Kipp Ave, Kemah TX 77565

Kemah’s annual Boo on the Boardwalk is back, and it’s a great choice for a family-friendly haunted house in Houston! Live music, trick- or- treating, and plenty of creepy creatures are every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday in October. Admission to the boardwalk is always free- you just pay for the rides! You also don’t want to miss the Little Boo Haunted Fun House and the Dungeon of Doom. Tickets to The Dungeon of Doom are $15 or you can buy an All Day Ride Pass which includes the haunted house.



Houston Terror Dome– 16030 East Frwy, Channelview TX 77530

One of the most elaborate haunted houses in Houston, you’ll want to check out their newest exhibit, The Sacrifice. They offer military, police, and senior discounts. All other tickets are $20. Skip the line with a VIP pass for $30. You’ll also want to stop by their Sicko’s and Freako’s Paint Ball Gallery where you can 100 shots for $10. Combo tickets can help you save some cash! They’re open now and every weekend in October, plus select Thursdays and the first weekend in November.

The Kingwood Asylum– 1965 Northpark Dr., Kingwood TX 77339

This outdoor attraction is open rain or shine- and never assume anything is fake! They were voted #1 by The Scare Factor in 2016! Admission is $33 or $50 for VIP passes. They’re open Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays in October, plus Halloween and the first week in November.



Hellusions Haunted House– 1000 W. Tri Oaks Ln, Houston TX 77082

An interactive haunted house with multiple attractions, this is one of the newest locations in Houston. Located at West Oaks Mall, they are open every weekend now through November 4th. Fridays and Saturdays, they are open 7 pm- midnight, Sundays from 6 pm to 10 pm. They’re also open on Halloween. The attractions are cheap- ranging from $5- $13.

Red Rum Haunted House– 1800 E. Hwy 90 Alternate, Richmond TX 77406

All three of their attractions have been upgraded and twisted to leave you breathless. Twisted Circus, Cinegore, and Deadwood Asylum are all included in General Admission. Buy online and save $5. They also offer a VIP speed pass for $45 online, or $50 at the door. Red Rum is open now through the first weekend in November, plus special dates near Halloween.

Do you like to be scared? Let us know which Houston Haunted House is your favorite in the comments: