Eastern State Facade at Night

Plan Your Visit

First time attending Terror Behind the Walls? Here’s some helpful information:

Terror Behind the Walls is located inside the massive castle-like walls of Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia, PA. Now in its 22nd year, Terror Behind the Walls is consistently ranked among the top haunted attractions in the country. You can get an idea of what to expect on our preview page.

Before visiting, be sure to check out our FAQ page. It includes information about when to arrive, where to park, how to get a discount, and much more. You may also want to consider upgrading to a VIP experience or booking a dinner or hotel package if you’re visiting from out of town.

And finally, don't forget that buying online is ALWAYS the cheapest and most convenient way to purchase Terror Behind the Walls tickets, guaranteed. You’ll save time and money, and purchasing in advance is the only way to guarantee entry to the event.

See you in the cellblocks soon!