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Eastern State: Halloween Nights!

October 8, 2022
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 12, 2022

Organizer: Eastern State Penitentiary

Where: Eastern State Penitentiary

2027 Fairmount Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19130 United States


Halloween Nights is an immersive experience featuring five thrilling haunted houses — plus historic tours, themed bars, live entertainment, and more — inside the massive, abandoned complex of Eastern State Penitentiary. Get ready for sinister scares, enchanting entertainment, and unforgettable moments in a truly one-of-a-kind setting.

Halloween Nights features Hollywood-quality sets, props, and special FX makeup; custom soundtracks; and more than 200 talented performers per night, all within the walls of a real, abandoned, 10-acre prison. Visitors can choose from five haunted houses, four themed bars and lounges, three live entertainment experiences, and three historic tour experiences. There are also opportunities for shopping a curated selection of unique Halloween merchandise and apparel, plus Halloween treats and festival eats throughout.

All proceeds from Halloween Nights benefit the preservation and interpretation of Eastern State Penitentiary, a National Historic Landmark.