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6 Philly spots that'll freak you out this Halloween

Published On 10/23/2013 Published On 10/23/2013
Eastern State Penitentiary
Christopher Brielmaier
Trolley Ghost Tour
Spirits of '76 Ghost Tour
Bates Motel
Haunted History Halloween Tour
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1. Terror Behind the Walls at Eastern State Penitentiary 2027 Fairmount Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19130 (Fairmountart Museum)

A haunted house in an actual abandoned prison. Wander the cellblock, but beware of roaming undead prisoners.

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2. PennHurst Haunted Asylum Church St & Bridge St, Spring City, PA 18657

in 1908, PennHurst was "PennHurst State School and Hospital", an actual asylum. Now it's a haunted attraction where you navigate a hospital-themed maze in the abandoned building. Beware the undead patients...

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3. The Bates Motel and Haunted Hayride 1835 Middletown Rd, Glen Mills, PA 19342

Featured on The Travel Channel and open through November 3rd, The Bates Motel and Haunted Hayride takes you through their nationally-acclaimed haunted cornmaze.

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4. Soul Crawl: Haunted History Halloween Tour 3822 Ridge Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19132 (East Falls)

Where historically-accurate corpses come to life! For a limited time, the Soul Crawl offers a guided tour of historic Laurel Hill Cemetery as spirits of the undead haunt these haunts.