Prove Your Bravery At America’s Scariest Haunted Houses (Photos)

Who doesn’t like a good scare? With Halloween right around the corner, you’re bound to see a host of ghouls, goblins, and ghosts popping up all over the place. Tied in with hayrides and pumpkin picking, haunted attractions are one of the highlights of the Fall season. Here are our picks for the top haunted attractions that are bound to give you nightmares (in no particular order):

1. Terror Behind the Walls; Eastern State Penitentiary, Philadelphia, PA

Church of Halloween
Church of Halloween

Staged inside an abandoned prison, this attraction spans 11 acres and includes a makeshift machine shop and old cell blocks. If you sign off on a clause, actors can grab you and send you into isolated hallways, adding an extra sense of dread to your time in the prison. Oh, and this place is actually haunted (in case you needed to be extra scared).