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Statesville Haunted Prison®

 
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  (33 reviews)
Scare Factor
Very Scary
Appropriate For
Adults Only, 10 and Under is not allowed
Organization Type
Commercial / For Profit
Listing Categories
Haunted Houses, Zombie Hunts & Shootouts, Haunted Mazes / Haunted Corn Mazes, Halloween Festivals & Parades, Scream Parks, Other Events
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Wheelchair Accessible, Snacks & Refreshments, Outdoor Event(s), Indoor Event(s), Covered Wait Area, Touching Not Allowed, Free Parking
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The Prisoners have rioted, the guards have fled, a darkness has seized control of this Maximum Security Prison and our Warden has opened the gates for visitors. After the prisoners have processed “The Meat/Visitors”, you will be forced to find your way through 23 maximum security cells and come eye to eye with over 100 criminals that were too evil to die. Statesville Haunted Prison. No one escapes Email Haunt Owner
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Hours of Operation: Friday, Saturday: 7 pm - 11 pm
Other dates: 7 pm - 10 pm

Admission Costs: General: $30
VIP Admission: $45

Payments Accepted: Cash, Credit Cards, Debit Cards

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Event last updated 19 days ago. Please confirm dates on haunt website before you go.
 
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  • Email Verified BEST HAUNT EVER

    The detail and dedication to the art of haunting that John and his zombie army team is amazing. From the moment you arrive to the moment you leave Statesville is truly and experience. 100/10 would recommend

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    Posted October 2019

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  • Creepy looking actors

    I and GF visited the haunt. We were amazed at the amount of work that goes behind the décor, sets and of course the attention to detail. The cells had an eerie air to it, and you’ll be scared out of your wits by its inmates non-stop. It also had some excellent props and special effects. The second haunt was the scariest. My GF had a harrowing time negotiating the City of the Dead. She was clinging on to me whenever we encountered a scare or a creepy looking actor. The makeup of actors were spot-on. Overall, it was a fun and scary experience. You won’t regret visiting this double feature haunt. I will visit next year for sure.

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    Posted February 2019

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  • Email Verified 5 star haunt

    It is surely worth all the money and all of us had a good opinion about it. The place was replete with gory zombies in weird outfits. The city of dead was perfectly designed with caves, mine shafts, mass graves and prison. The visual effects need a special mention as it took away our breath. The props were surreal complete with blood and bones. The costume and makeup department excelled in portraying the characters played by the actors which had a good impact. On the whole a great entertainment option and we are waiting for the next season to start.

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    Posted October 2018

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  • Email Verified Scary good time

    It was a long drive but was worth with it. The set was akin to Universals with professional and creative touch. It is surrounded by mighty walls that have a burial pit, caves and mine shafts. The inmates of a mass grave were represented really well by the cast. The difference in the reality and the made up was blurred by their excellent portrayal, costume and makeup. I was shit scared to walk alone without grabbing someone's hand. Zombies are there to attack you from nowhere and you better find your way out before they get you. Had fun and scary good time.

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    Posted October 2018

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  • Awesome scary experience

    It was my first visit to Statesville Haunted Prison and it turned out to be an awesome experience. It had well-appointed sets, eerie surroundings, creepy characters and a scary background story. The grotesque characters in the jail cells could scare the crap out of you. The City of the Dead ups the ante. It had some of the scariest props and actors. Beware of the bungee dude in the clown room. Actors were engaging and professional in their conduct. Ticket prices were reasonable as well. The overall experience was worth the money spent. I am planning to visit next time with my wife.

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    Posted October 2018

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  • Email Verified Scare you to the core

    I liked Statesville. It had amazing sets, good animatronics and props, and engaging actors who knew how to scare you to the core. The costumes and makeup looked realistic. The haunted prison had some on your face type scares. My favourite however was the City of the Dead. It was freaking scary from start to finish. It had some great hidden scares, effects and of course, creepy characters hell bent on giving you a harrowing time. Look out of the grotesque looking character Fluffy somewhere inside the haunt. I have been to many haunts, and this one clearly is one of the best. Looking forward for more scares next year.

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    Posted October 2018

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  • props looked realistic

    Seen the walking dead in movies and this was the first time I saw it in real, I mean close to real. The set was fantastic and was surreal. The prison and its inmates gave us a creep. The actors put a good show and were energetic throughout the evening. It was a carnival with zombies and the living dead. We stumbled upon props that looked realistic. Sound system was crisp and clear and reverberates through your ears into the mind and it echoes throughout. Had fun time and will be back next fall.

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    Posted October 2018

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  • Email Verified Scary prison

    We drove for 2 hours to reach there, and it was worth the drive. It was awesome creepy from start to finish. The walk through the creepy cells could freak you out. The scare actors will scare the daylight out of you. The city of the dead was the scariest. The zombies would chase you in the mine shafts. My GF was screaming all the time. The actor makeup/costumes were spot-on. To sum it up, Statesville provided a scare experience that you won’t get anywhere else. I will come again for sure.

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    Posted October 2018

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  • Email Verified Perfect horror with nasty prisoners

    Perfect place to get a blend of fun, horror and unexpected entertainment. Awesome experience. I don’t remember how many times I got scared and screamed seeing the nasty prisoners. The City of the Dead felt like we were in real hell. I haven't seen any haunt with so many actors! Keep it up guys!

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    Posted November 2017

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  • Email Verified Intense terror

    Intense terror awaits you at this place. Mind blowing performance by actors. They never ran out of energy in scaring me. Loved it!!

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    Posted November 2017

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  • Email Verified Terrible

    Terrible!!! Firstly, the long lines make it boring even though they try to entertain you while in queues. Secondly it’s too overcrowded inside the house. Some of the actors are so nasty, they even blow on you face and it’s really disgusting. Not worth the money, time.

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    Posted November 2017

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  • Damn scaring prison

    It’s a damn scaring place we had a blast here! Full of scaring stuffs inside the house, especially the guy in the dog cage. Got the fast pass tickets to explore both attractions and I’ll rate haunted prison the best as it was very unique backed with special effects. Looking forward to the same in the next year.

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  • Over rated haunt

    Over rated haunt. Literally walked through the whole thing just to see some arrogant actors screaming loud and breathing in your face. They are charging $30 while it’s only $15 worth. Refund please.

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    Posted November 2017

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    1 out of 3 found this review helpful

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