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November 5, 2013

Last Chance: Eastern State Penitentiary’s Terror Behind The Walls Closes For The Season With An Even Creepier New Grand Finale This Saturday, November 9

Last Chance: Eastern State Penitentiary’s Terror Behind The Walls Closes For The Season With An Even Creepier New Grand Finale This Saturday, November 9

Halloween may have passed, but there’s one final chance this season to scare yourself silly. Eastern State Penitentiary’s iconic and award-winning haunted house Terror Behind the Walls wraps its 2013 season with one final show this Saturday, November 9. But don’t expect the same fright fest guests experienced earlier this fall. The last show night […]

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October 23, 2013

Explore Laurel Hill Cemetery After Dark During The Soul Crawl Haunted History Halloween Tours, Friday, October 25 And Wednesday, October 30

Explore Laurel Hill Cemetery After Dark During The Soul Crawl Haunted History Halloween Tours, Friday, October 25 And Wednesday, October 30

Laurel Hill Cemetery invites the living to its historic and hallowed grounds after dark this Halloween season when it resurrects two nights of hauntingly cool tours. For two nights only, Soul Crawl: Haunted History Halloween Tours takes visitors throughout the most historic and haunted sections of the cemetery. Those with a fondness for fright will […]

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September 30, 2013

Terror Behind The Walls Takes Over Eastern State Penitentiary For A Terrifying 2013 Season Through November 9; Plus, Get $3 Off Tickets!

Terror Behind The Walls Takes Over Eastern State Penitentiary For A Terrifying 2013 Season Through November 9; Plus, Get $3 Off Tickets!

Fancy a fright? The iconic Halloween attraction that people flock to from around the world over has returned for a bolder-than-ever 2013 season. Eastern State Penitentiary’s terrifying Terror Behind The Walls turns the fright factor up on fall fun with a spooky theatrical production featuring Hollywood-quality sets, custom-designed props, animatronics and digital sound effects — […]

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September 16, 2013

Eastern State Penitentiary’s World-Famous Terror Behind The Walls Kicks Off Its 2013 Season September 20 And Visit Philly Is Giving Away More Than 250 Tickets This Week!

Eastern State Penitentiary’s World-Famous Terror Behind The Walls Kicks Off Its 2013 Season September 20 And Visit Philly Is Giving Away More Than 250 Tickets This Week!

Heads up, horror fans! The iconic Halloween attraction that people flock to from around the world over returns for a bolder-than-ever 2013 season in just one week on Friday, September 20. Eastern State Penitentiary’s terrifying Terror Behind The Walls turns the fright factor up on fall fun with a spooky theatrical production featuring Hollywood-quality sets, […]

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November 5, 2012

Last Chance: Eastern State Penitentiary’s World-Famous “Terror Behind The Walls” Closes For The Season This Saturday, November 10

Last Chance: Eastern State Penitentiary's World-Famous "Terror Behind The Walls" Closes For The Season This Saturday, November 10

Halloween may be over, but the frightening festivals aren’t. Eastern State Penitentiary’s iconic and award-winning haunted house, Terror Behind the Walls, has another week to go until it closes for the rest of the year. So make sure you take advantage. An extraordinary theatrical production, Terror Behind the Walls features Hollywood-quality sets, custom-designed props, animatronics […]

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October 22, 2012

Halloween In Philadelphia: Our Top Picks For Celebrating Halloween Night, Wednesday, October 31

Halloween In Philadelphia: Our Top Picks For Celebrating Halloween Night, Wednesday, October 31

Note: In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, there’s a chance that some of the fright fests might no longer be happening or will be changing dates, so be sure to call and double-check before you head out that the event of your choice is still going down. You can also follow #OpenInPHL on Twitter. Whether […]

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October 17, 2012

Uwishunu’s Guide To Experiencing Haunted Philadelphia

Uwishunu's Guide To Experiencing Haunted Philadelphia

Rumored haunted sites and eerie historical properties are not a hard thing to come by here in one of the oldest cities in the country. If you have an interest in the supernatural and don’t have a clue where to start, we’re here to help. Whether you’re looking to learn some local history, grab dinner […]

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October 16, 2012

Get Into The Halloween Spirit(s) With “Ghosthunting 101” At Elfreth’s Alley, Saturday Night, October 20

Get Into The Halloween Spirit(s) With "Ghosthunting 101” At Elfreth's Alley, Saturday Night, October 20

Think you have what it takes to be a ghost-hunter? The nation’s longest lived-on street is hosting a night of spirit seeking and paranormal investigating on Saturday night, October 20. Join the Elfreth’s Alley Museum and the Oakford Paranormal Society for a special investigation of the three-century-year-old alley. Get hands-on training with state-of-the-art equipment led […]

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October 10, 2012

Halloween In Philadelphia 2012: Frightening Festivals, Terrifying Tours, Horrifying Haunted Houses And More

Halloween In Philadelphia 2012: Frightening Festivals, Terrifying Tours, Horrifying Haunted Houses And More

There’s no better place than Philadelphia if you’re in search of some of the most eccentric and authentic Halloween celebrations on offer anywhere. One of the oldest cities in the country doesn’t hold back on frightening encounters — this is considered one of the most haunted regions of North America. But whether you’re looking for […]

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September 6, 2012

Eastern State Penitentiary’s World-Famous “Terror Behind The Walls” Kicks Off Its 2012 Season September 21 With A Brand New Attraction And An Extended Experience; Plus, Get $5 Off Pre-Sale Tickets

Eastern State Penitentiary's World-Famous "Terror Behind The Walls"  Kicks Off Its 2012 Season September 21 With A Brand New Attraction And An Extended Experience; Plus, Get $5 Off Pre-Sale Tickets

The iconic Halloween attraction that people come from around the entire globe to see is returning for a bolder-than-ever 2012 season in just two weeks on September 21. Eastern State Penitentiary’s terrifying “Terror Behind The Walls” is turning the fright factor up a notch this year with several enhancements that will ensure a night to […]

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