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Jail of Terror Haunted House

Very professional, great costumes and actors. Solid footing (a few sets of stone stairs) and decent... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2018
CringeeMom
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Columbus, Ohio
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Flashlight tour

My husband and I went on a flashlight tour at the jail. We definitely got our money’s worth. They... read more

Reviewed August 30, 2018
bond3333
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Columbus, Ohio
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Oct 6, 2018
“Jail of Terror Haunted House”
Aug 30, 2018
“Flashlight tour”
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Very professional, great costumes and actors. Solid footing (a few sets of stone stairs) and decent lighting. Very small groups. Relatively low chance of getting poked in the eye or spraining an ankle.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CringeeMom
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went on a flashlight tour at the jail. We definitely got our money’s worth. They said the tour would lay around an hour but it was about two, which was fine by us. All the staff were very friendly and welcoming....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Without a doubt the best location i have been to with my group. We had nonstop activity. We had so much happening that the ladies who run it said we could stay longer if we wanted to. We are definitely going to go back some...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 19, 2018

This was a blast at Halloween. I have not had such an interesting horror experience in my life. Lots of fun.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Angela M
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

We go to a lot of paranormal tours, the staff here were the nicest we have ever encountered. The jail itself is very old, has a lot of history plus is just generally creepy. There is a chance for noise pollution from the other floors,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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