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The Darkness

1525 S 8th St, Saint Louis, MO 63104-3811
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Haunted weekend

This place was fun. Parking sucked and had no one to direct you to the fast pass line but over all... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
bevmik
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Newbern, Tennessee
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Every year

For the last few years I have visited the Darkness and man... it rocks. I actually had nightmares... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Tracy B
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1525 S 8th St, Saint Louis, MO 63104-3811
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

This place was fun. Parking sucked and had no one to direct you to the fast pass line but over all was a good time.

Thank bevmik
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

For the last few years I have visited the Darkness and man... it rocks. I actually had nightmares last night. There was a guy that had bright green contacts in, I walked into one if the dark rooms and saw it his eyes moving watching...More

Thank Tracy B
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Been coming here the past few years and it's a fun time. I highly recommend buying a ticket(s) online, as I waited around 10 minutes to actually go in, while there was an actual line to get tickets. I also recommend going early October or...More

Thank Aaron B
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Went here with my husband and another couple for a date night. What an amazing haunted house, it was like walking through a movie set! The attention to detail is what sets this haunted house apart, there was so much to look at I wanted...More

Thank llafon
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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We've been to the darkness a few different years and again this year it did not disappoint! Great detail in the props and decorations! Actors were awesome too!

Thank BrookeWallis
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Reviewed 26 September 2016

The Darkness is advertised as one of the best haunted houses in the country. I go to haunted houses around Halloween to get a nice fright but this was very lackluster. The props are good with a lot of movie like animation, but very lacking...More

Thank cruisefanatic69
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Reviewed 18 November 2015

We drove from Wisconsin to St. Louis to visit the Darkness. The Darkness does special effects and animations very well. However, animations aren't near as scary as real actors. Granted, you do feel as if you are on the set of a horror movie, but...More

1  Thank BizzleRN
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Reviewed 7 November 2015

This is the best haunted house in St. Louis by far. This attraction features quality props and actors that startle you unexpectedly no doubt you'll get scared at least once. I would strongly recommend visiting during the week rather than weekend as there is a...More

Thank Blake L
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Reviewed 26 March 2015

This haunted house advertises that they upgrade it every year. I've been a couple of times and nothing really changes. Tons of hype and lots of eye candy but not scary at all. This place advertises that they are rated as a top haunted house...More

Thank snowskiman
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Reviewed 10 November 2014

i like haunted houses and scary things, so i enjoyed. the line was long and slow but it worth the try eventually, the effects were really good, the live actors did a good job

2  Thank Lilime1986
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