Nationally Recognized Haunted Attractions Across Ohio
OHIO – The Haunted Attraction Association has released the top haunts across the country for 2022, including several locations across Ohio, from Akron to Cincinnati. With Halloween fast approaching, here are some of the best places to visit.
Akron Haunted School and Lab
The haunted school and lab of Akron have been in northeast Ohio for nearly 50 years. In two historic buildings in South Akron, visitors begin at the Haunted Schoolhouse, traversing three stories into the former Thomastown Schoolhouse. After crossing Monster Midway, complete with food trucks and bar, they then head to the Laboratory for four more floors of science horror. For more information, Click here.
The Terror Factory is one of the largest indoor haunted houses in the world, according to the Haunted Attraction Association. Guinness World Records recognized the attraction for its height three times. At over a mile long, Factory of Terror features five attractions: 1300 Lost Souls, Industrial Nightmares, Lafayette 13, Massacre on Mahoning and The Abyss. The attraction also offers five themed bars and ax throwing. For more information, Click here.
The Ghostly Manor Thrill Center opens daily at noon and is recommended for ages 10 and up. The mansion offers new rooms and even more scares this year. For more information, Click here.
Started over 30 years ago, Cleveland’s Haunted Event takes visitors on a wagon ride through the Forest of Fright, where high-tech stages, sets and live actors await. The “Famous Haunted Hayride” combines humor and fear with 3-foot-tall animated creatures and pyrotechnics. For more information, Click here.
The tooth school
In the Dent Schoolhouse, visitors relive the legend of a murderous janitor with over 400 carved pumpkins strewn about in the queue outside the school. Behind the attraction is Monster Midway, offering an interactive experience, including escape mini-games, cool donuts and ax throwing. For more information, Click here.
The Haunted Hydro
Awakening has unfolded and a new journey to a mega lair where visitors discover Monstrous Woods, the Court of Doom and head to Haunted Hydro. Visitors then head to Panic Alley where they can participate in Escape experiences for $5 and enter to win prizes. For more information, Click here.