Looking for a scare? A thrill? Like to be kept up all night living in fear? Despise clowns and chainsaws? Scared of zombies walking around? Let our guide take you on an adventure so scary, you might not even be able to return. Take your pic as you go to each one and tag us at @milwaukeemom to show us your fun!
These houses aren’t for the young, everything here requires an age of at least 10-12 and many are much more appropriate for grown-ups.
*All information was taken off websites and MkeMom is not responsible for anything that is not updated. Keep in mind that many attractions may have new guidelines and requirements in light of COVID-19.
Milwaukee Area Haunted Houses and Halloween Scares
The Fear District – Calling all Halloween fanatics: The Deer District will transform into the Fear District bringing Halloween themed movies, events, food and drink to the plaza outside Fiserv Forum Sept. 26 through Nov. 3. The Fear District will be complete with three haunted houses, weekly scary movie screenings, interactive games and Halloween-themed food and drink. The Fear District will run weekly on Thursdays through Sundays. Entry to the Fear District is free. Tickets for three separate haunted houses cost $20 for adults and $15 for children 12 and under and people 65 and older. Games, food and beverages will be sold separately. Attraction hours are Thursdays from 6 to 10 p.m., Fridays from 6 to 11 p.m., Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., and Sundays from 2 to 8 p.m.
The Hill Has Eyes – Join in Milwaukee’s most terrifying haunted attraction. With 5 different attractions all in one, you’ll be busy all night. Walk through a haunted woods, take a broken ski lift and see what you spot below. Enter a haunted house and see what happened to all the people who used to live there and you can also attend the devil’s carnival. See clowns and freaks who have given up their soul…just make sure to keep yours. Tickets range in price depending on the date. They are anywhere from $25-$34. Visit The Hill Has Eyes for more information.
Waukesha Fear House – This complex offers 3 different haunted houses spread throughout 55,000 square feet. There’s even an option to sleepover…if you dare. Waukesha Fear House is labeled as the #1 haunted house in America by Haunted Attraction Magazine, Haunted House Ratings.com, and CNBC. They have a brand new addition for 2016 as well. Tickets vary from $5 to $15. Sleepovers are $80-$85. Book early because space is limited. Check out Waukesha Fear House for more information and details.
The Dark Carnival – Enjoy 10,000 square feet of mind altering vision, blacked out room, and disorientating mazes. Don’t have a fear of clowns? You will after this haunted house. Tickets are $15 per person for ages 12 and older. $25 will buy you a fast pass to get ahead in line. Visit The Dark Carnival for more information.
Wisconsin Scaryland – Madison’s only professional haunted house provides three different thrills. Start at the 13th floor of Hotel Fuego, move down to the Mineshaft and end up at Carnevil of the Damned. I hope you make it out alive. Tickets are $24.95 and for an extra $5 you can skip the line. Check out Wisconsin Scaryland for more information.
Screamin Acres – With 5 different haunts including a mind-numbing 3D experience that will have you discombobulated this haunted attraction. It’s a terrifying experience you won’t want to miss. Tickets are $22 with a $1.50 surcharge if you buy them online. Visit Screamin Acres for more information.
Abandoned Haunted House – This complex offers four different haunted attractions. Two of the haunted attractions are next to each other and offer different kinds of horror. New to this year is a haunted corn field. You can also shoot paint balls at “freaks” at the other attraction. The houses take approximately 40 minutes. Tickets start at $15 for the haunted corn field and up to $30 for the houses and corn field. Check out Abandoned Haunted House for more information.
The Meadowbrook Haunted Cornfield – Not recommended for those under the age of 12. Come Friday or Saturday nights and enjoy a bonfire filled with haunted stories. Afterwards, muster up your courage to walk through this live action haunted corn field maze. Tickets are $23 (2015) for 2 hours of fearsome fun. Come to Meadowbrook during the day for more family friendly events. Check out The Meadowbrook Haunted Cornfield for more information.
Dominion of Terror – This haunted attraction has been put on by the Sheboygan Jaycees for the past 41 years. They are a non-profit haunted house sponsored by many business in Sheboygan. Experience different rooms that assault different sense and ride or die in a coffin ride. Looking for something more family friendly? Experience their matinee on October 24 (as stated on their website) and take your family to see the cute monsters and go trick or treating. Tickets are $15 at the door. Visit Dominion of Terror for all the latest up-to-date information.
Dungeon of Doom – Going 20+ years strong, Dungeon of Doom is rated as one of the best haunted houses in the area. Tickets range from $25 to $69 if you’d like to keep coming back. The cast is “killer” and you take about an hour to maze your way through 42,000 square feet of terrifying fun. Check out Dungeon of Doom for most up to date information.
The Realm of Terror Horror Experience – Rated as one of the best in the nation, this haunted house is more than just your average haunted house. It’s so scary the genera rule of of thumb is 16 and older. Tickets start at $25 for regular admission and cap off at $45 for VIP treatment (skip the line, bumper sticker, drink ticket, t-shirt and more). Check out Realm of Terror Horror Experience for ticket sales and the latest information.
Great America – Fright Fest is home to scary thrill rides, and during the month of October, scary scenes and special haunted houses. During the day it’s family friendly, but the park exclipistly states after hours, it’s a game changer. They kindly request no costumes (you will be forced to take them off) because of their paid actors. Check out Six Flag’s Great America website for more information.
The Burial Chamber – This is the Midwest’s Largest Haunted Complex and voted as one of the best Screamparks in America by Hauntworld.com. With 2 massive indoor haunted houses, 1 outdoor trail, and 4 burial simulators, there is plenty to do for an entire evening. Tickets range in prices from $15-$30 with extra costs. Visit The Burial Chamber for more information.
Green Bay Area
Green Bay Fear Haunted Attractions – Delivering a complex full of decisions you can choose which haunted attraction you want to go to. Whether it’s Twisted Trail, Mr. Jingle’s Funhouse, or straight into Shawano Manor, you are guaranteed to be thrilled. Visit Green Bay Fear for the latest pricing and schedule information.
Terror on the Fox – Celebrating 20 years, Terror on the Fox is giving it’s all this year. In addition to the terrifying scenes, there are all new attractions and fresh blood on the banks of the Fox River. General admission is $25. Visit Terror on the Fox for more details and map out your visit this fall.
Shockwave Haunts – Walk, or run, your way through 4 different attractions this year. New to the game is Nightmare at the Carnival. Make sure to visit Shockwave Haunts for latest pricing and most up-to-date calendar.