Spooky season is upon us, and South Jersey is the perfect place to get your scare on! From haunted trails to ghost tours, this region is a hub of Halloween festivities that will leave you trembling with excitement!
Night of Terror is the largest and scariest haunted attraction in NJ. Night of Terror boasts one of the oldest and largest corn maze as well as the first Haunted Paintball Hayride Zombie Hunt’s in the country. Come visit Night of Terror’s – Ride of Terror the best Haunted Hayride in NJ. This ride is so good that it was featured on HGTV’s Scariest Haunted Houses.
Come out and enjoy the 4th annual Enchanted Pumpkin Walk. Visitors will enjoy walking along a looped trail ( approximately a 1/4 mile) lined with artistically carved pumpkins. This fundraiser helps SWCA continue its mission to restore the habitat and hire the famous munching goats! Tickets will be sold online only. Current dues paying members will get first crack at the tickets in early October before made available to the public. Tickets are $12 per person ages 4 and up for the dusk time slots and $15 for the evening time slots. Tickets are free for 3 and under and all children under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult.
These haunted walking tours throughout October show a haunted side to the charming town of Haddonfield. The popular walking tours are based on a Haunted Haddonfield series of books, with stories and legends about haunted sites throughout the town.
Take an October evening stroll to learn about Moorestown’s history, mystery, and ghosts. This year’s tour is interactive with local historical figures such as Alice Paul, the Women’s Rights activist John Woolman, Abolitionists Thomas Moore, Edward Harris, and the Marquis de Lafayette. Cost: $15 for adults, $12 for historical society members and senior citizens, $10 for students, and 6 and under are free.
Mount Holly has two options, whether you are looking for a historical walking tour or a haunted history tour. Families are welcome since the ghost stories retell local legends and historical events without being scary. Cost: $15-$20
Learn about the haunting history tales of Bordentown with the Clara Barton Route and the Hilltop Route. This tour is family-friendly, and the ghost stories and paranormal experiences retell legends and historical events reported in Bordentown throughout the centuries. Cost: $20 for adults, $15 for kids.
Join us as we learn the mysteries and creepy history of Crosswicks. This haunted history tour is the perfect night to start your Halloween celebration. You don’t want to miss this walk through town. Come learn the spooky past in our own backyard. Who knows what parts of our past may still be lingering today!
White Hill Mansion was built in 1722 by Robert Field. The historical home is known to be one of the most haunted and many paranormal stories to exist. Today, White Hill Mansion offers tours and continues to do bookings for public and private ghost hunts.
The Burlington County Prison has been investigated by Ghost Hunters and many other paranormal reason teams. From 1811 to 1965, the prison was home to male and female inmates, including convicted murderers who were held in this maximum security dungeon. Visitors can tour the haunted prison Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays for a very low admission fee.
Embark on a rare-milage autumn-themed journey along the Woodstown Central Railroad! Take in the lush woods and scenic farmland as our train travels to the beautiful Fenwick Grove. Here, passengers will disembark for 30 minutes and enjoy many of the activities included in your train ticket: Enjoy cider and a donut from our station, play fall-themed activities, take in the views along the Fenwick Creek and enjoy picking out a pumpkin (decorating kit included)!. This is an unforgettable Fall experience that you won’t soon forget. Please allow approximately 90 minutes for your entire experience.Come join us for a captivating train excursion through the Southern New Jersey countryside. This historic rail line dating back to 1863 will lead you on a journey back in time to when riding the rails were a part of everyday life, and traveling by train was an event in itself. We are proud to recapture the legacy of the golden age of railroading as we invite you aboard. From our scenic excursions to themed events and family-friendly train rides, we offer something for everyone.
Our 2023 Halloween display will be ready to view Sept 30. We are not having a walkthru like in years past. You can walk around the display from the road to view the display. We have made it bigger and better. Our display will be on Sept 30 to Oct 30 from dusk til 9 pm, weather depending. More info to follow as we get closer.
Just in time for hoots & spooks of Halloween! Only the bravest will dare to explore Cedar Run after dark on our haunted guided night hikes! Learn a bit more about the Legend of New Jersey’s famous Jersey Devil, as well as other cryptids, and hope he does not make an appearance while you are deep in the woods.