Seeking a night of fright? Check out Birmingham’s most spine-chilling haunted houses!
Atrox Factory. After 10 successful years, Atrox Factory is back again, bringing sheer terror to those looking for a night filled with spooks. With 50,000 square-feet of mind-numbing horror and over a quarter mile of twisted hallways and shocking surprises, Atrox Factory is the largest indoor haunted attraction in the southeast. During a 30-minute walk through dark passages and cryptic hallways, your mind will be altered as you encounter monsters, chainsaws and blood-splattering autopsies. And watch out, because there’s a chance you may be grabbed by any number of creepy creatures hiding in the shadows.
Where: 8404 Parkway Drive, Leeds 35094
Hours: Friday, Saturday – 6:30p.m. to Midnight; Sun, Wednesday, Thursday – 6:30p.m. to 10p.m.
Age Restrictions: 12+
Sloss Furnace Fright. Is it just an actor or is it a real ghost that’s lurking behind you? It’s hard to know for sure when visiting Sloss Furnace Fright – one of Alabama’s most popular scare attractions. Once a functioning steel mill, Sloss Furnace has become the ultimate place to experience spine-chilling terror during the month of October. Discover a real haunted house that is known for attracting paranormal activity as you venture on one of two trails – a tour of the furnace or a tour through the woods that surround it. As an already creepy place, Sloss Furnace adds extra scare tactics, like smoke, explosions, fire, and high-voltage electricity to heighten the fright.
Where: 20 32nd Street North, Birmingham 35222
Hours: Sunday thru Thursday – Sundown to 10:30p.m.; Friday and Saturday – Sundown to Midnight
Age Restrictions: Furnace tour – all ages; Trail tour – 14+ unless accompanied by adult
Standard Ticket: Sunday thru Thursday – $20; Friday, Saturday, Halloween – $25
VIP Ticket: Any night – $35
Group Tickets: Price per ticket for groups of 13 or more. Sunday thru Thursday – $18; Friday, Saturday, Halloween – $21
Extreme Scream Ticket: Any night – $35
VIP/Extreme Scream Ticket – No Line: Any night – $40
Warehouse 31. Choose your own path of fear at one of three scare-tastic events happening at Warehouse 31 during the month of October. The Rigamortis trail is known to cause a sense of panic as you walk the halls of an old warehouse and experience scenes of terror and mayhem. Prepare to enter a nightmare gone terribly wrong in the 3D Experience that’s packed with 3D art and puzzles, a tunnel of doom, and blood-thirsty creatures. If you can’t handle the terror, opt for the Monsters Midway for food, drinks, carnival games, and a viewing of a classic horror film.
Where: 3150 Lee Street, Pelham 35124
Hours: Friday, Saturday – 6:30p.m. to Midnight; Sunday thru Thursday – 6:30p.m. to 10p.m.
Tickets: Rigamortis – $20; Rigamortis and 3D Experience Combo – $25; Fast Pass (Rigamortis Only) – $40; Fast Pass (Rigamortis and 3D Experience Combo) – $45
Age Restrictions: 12+ recommended