Enter 8 Long Island Haunted Houses at Your Own Risk

The month of October isn’t complete without screams, scares and the paranormal. Long Island haunted houses offer some of the most terrifying, heart-pounding and hair-raising experiences designed to get into the spooky spirit. Enter if you dare.

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Gateway Haunted Playhouse, Bellport

Gateway Playhouse’s troupe of talented actors is schooled in the art of scaring. The annual haunted attraction features clowns and crazies on eerie sets doing their best to leave a lasting (hair-standing) impression. Address: 215 South Country Road | Phone: 631-286-1133 Click to go

Hempstead House Haunt, Sands Point 

This year’s Hempstead House Haunt theme is Dante’s Inferno and Circles of Hell. Take a journey through the nine circles of hell in search of a way out. The experience promises to be a “whirlwind of stunning visuals.” Address: 127 Middle Neck Road | Phone: 516-571-7901 Click to go

Schmitt’s Farm Haunted House, Melville 

Schmitt’s Farm tends to be known for light, family-friendly fun like pumpkin picking and pie. But when the sun sets this October, the farm will follow suit and go dark. Enter a haunted mansion or navigate through a haunted corn trail. Both attractions are guaranteed to scare even the most hardened horror fan. Address: 26 Pinelawn Road | Phone: 631-271-3276 Click to go

Bayville Scream Park, Bayville

Experience all six thrilling haunted attractions at this eerie park. From the Bloodworth Haunted Mansion to the Curse of the Zombie Pirates there is something that will send you screaming. Address: 8 Bayville Avenue | Phone: 516-624-4678 Click to go

Darkside Haunted House, Wading River

Scaring Long Islanders since 1998, Darkside Haunted House guarantees a bone-chilling experience. Filled with darkness and surprises around every corner, visitors will be sorry they left the safety of their cars (but proud they lived to tell the story). Address: 5184 NY-25A | Phone: 631-369-7227 Click to go

Deepwells Haunted Mansion, Saint James

Deepwells Mansion is a popular site for mediums and psychics to perform ghost hunts and seances. In October, the haunted mansion opens its doors to the public. If you dare, explore the many floors and dimly lit hallways and exit through the Terrifying Trail. Address: 2 Taylor Lane | Phone: 631-862-2808 Click to go

Restless Souls Haunted House Complex, Huntington Station

Opening on Friday, Oct. 13, Restless Souls Haunted House Complex features four haunted attractions. Paranormal activity and clowns. That’s all I can say. Address: 301 West Hills Road | Phone: 631- 319-9662 Click to go

Chamber of Horrors, Hauppauge 

This season, Chamber of Horrors is featuring the Trilogy of Fear. Undertake the ghouls of Maniac Manor, experience 3,2,1…Blackout! where sight, sound and emotions are pushed to the limit and visit the Slaughter House where the dead and dying reside. Address: 1745 Express Drive North | Phone: 855-227-6384 Click to go