Hauntworld Ranks the most Detailed Haunted Houses in America

Mon, October 22, 2012

 haunted houses in America

Which are the most detailed haunted houses in America?  Which haunts have the most original props, sets, special FX, and animations?  Which offer the most realistic atmosphere?  Some haunts have the scariest actors, others have the best make-up, some feature the coolest locations, but which haunted houses have THE BEST set design with the most creative artists and production teams?  Which create amazing Hollywood level special FX and more?  Are you one of those thrill seekers who want to feel like you are dead in the middle of a Hollywood movie? Well, these haunts are the ones for you!... 

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1. The Darkness in St. Louis, Missouri
www.scarefest.com

The Darkness is an amazing haunted house with unreal special FX, animations and set design and also include the World’s best 3D haunt.

The Darkness in St. Louis, Missouri



2. 13th Gate in Baton Rouge, LA
www.midnightproduction.com

A case can be made that this attraction is in fact the most detailed haunted house in America.  The set design is really second to no haunted house in America.  Going here is like being in a real movie.
 

3. Haunted Overload in Lee, New Hampshire
www.hauntedoverload.com

Haunted Overload is an all outdoor haunted house and if you like Halloween then this attraction will amaze you!!!  There might not be a more detailed outdoor haunted house in the nation!
 

4. Dent School House in Cincinnati, Ohio
www.frightsite.com

Dent Schoolhouse located inside a real schoolhouse has the look and feel of an old abandoned school house filled with fright!

5. Headless Horseman in New York
www.headlesshorseman.com

Another mostly outdoor haunted house with the main attraction being a huge haunted hayride.  The detail and special fx inside this haunted attraction is beyond belief amazing.
 

6. The Beast Haunted House in Kansas City, Missouri
www.kcbeast.com

The Beast is a five story haunted house with amazing detail covered over five stories of fright.  One of the coolest scenes is a massive werewolf forest! 
 

7. Terror Behind the Walls in Philadelphia, PA
www.easternstate.org/halloween

What else can be said a turn of the century prison
 

8. Edge of Hell in Kansas City, Missouri
www.edgeofhell.com

One of the best haunts in America, Edge of Hell sits inside a five story building and their exit is a five story slide straight down.  It is believed that Edge of Hell is the origin of that urban legend of the 13-story haunted house.

 

9. The Haunting of Lemp Brewery in St Louis, Missouri
www.scarefest.com

The Haunting of Lemp Brewery is one of the scariest real haunted locations in the country.  You go deep underground inside real European caves and caverns created by Germany brewers back in the 1880’s.  The location is unlike any you’ve ever seen before.
 

10. Dead Acres in Columbus, Ohio
www.deadacres.com

This attractions is mostly outdoors however it has some of the most detailed sets we’ve ever seen before, with larger than life monsters and over the top set design.  Everything looks real including the gory skits the actors perform.
 

11. Netherworld in Atlanta, GA
www.fearworld.com

Netherworld spends an entire year decorating their haunted house and they are one of the only haunted houses that had an actual movie shoot inside their attraction.  Zombieland! 
 

12. Disturbia in Huntsville, Alabama
www.disturbiahauntedhouse.com

This haunted houses features every known prop and animation known to mankind!  The owners of this attraction spend more on their haunted house than any other.
 

13. 13th Floor Arizona in Phoenix, Arizona
www.13thflooraz.com

Many of the sets and props come from the legendary Rocky Point Haunted House one of the most detail haunts in history.  In addition to all the new sets added this is clearly one of the most detailed in America.

 


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