These 12 Haunted Houses In Virginia Will Terrify You In The Best Way

You know how when someone wrinkles up their nose and says, “Gaahhh…this tastes awful. Taste it.” and we always, almost without fail, TASTE IT? Why, why, why do we do this? The only thing I can figure is that human nature has some inherent need to inflict self-torture. And that, my friends, is the only justification I can come up with for haunted houses. Every year, as Halloween approaches, Virginia goes in to full freak-out mode with haunted events, attractions and ghoul-infested houses to spare. So for your pleasure – or horror – we’ve made a list of some of the top terrifying attractions in the state. Consider yourself warned.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Now that you have a list of some of the best – and most terrifying – haunted attractions in Virginia, all you have to do is find the courage. In the meantime, be sure to let us know in the comments below if we’ve left any of your favorite Halloween haunts off the list! Happy haunting!