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Eastern State Penitentiary

Eastern State Penitentiary

The once-abandoned Eastern State Penitentiary is now home to one of the nation’s most frightful haunted house events, Terror Behind the Walls. Hollywood-quality sets, animatronics, custom-designed soundtracks and a cast of more than 200 professional performers delight in scaring thrill-seekers, earning kudos as one of the top haunted houses in the country.

Credit: Photo by M. Edlow for Visit Philadelphia®

Tags: Events, History, Holidays, Museums & Attractions, Tours & Transportation

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