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Featured Haunts: Circus of Freaks & Linn's Haunted House (websites hosted here).
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Latest Updates:

  • 2018: We start the season with 4900 Facebook Likes.
  • 8/13/2018: I didn't expect to begin this early, but Ames Haunted Forest, Slaughterhouse and Sleepy Hollow's Haunted Scream Park have posted dates for 2018.
  • 8/31/2018: Two months until Halloween...Linn's Haunted House has been added, as well as Tormented Souls Haunt in Madrid.
  • 9/17/2018: Trail of Terror has been added.
  • 9/23/2018: What is "Adventureland Inn's first haunted evening"? This was mentioned by park CEO Mike Krantz in a.comment left in my Adventureland Iowa Fans (Unofficial) Facebook group. It could just be a Halloween party at Spectator's, or something more elaborate. Whatever they do, I expect great things. After all, who else knows more about entertaining folks than Iowa's premier family vacation destination?
  • 9/24/2018: Added Adventureland Inn's Haunted Hotel (21 and older event). Turns out, it's not for families at all :)
  • 9/25/2018: Tormented Souls Haunt in Madrid will open on October 12th. Full details to be added as soon as I have them.
  • 10/5/2018: As seen on Catch Des Moines, Des Moines Parent and dsm4kids.
  • 10/7/2018: Added the Perry Firefighters Association Haunted House. This year they say "no more clowning around" so folks who did not like all the clowns can give it a try. And, my DMHH Facebook page has passed 5000 Likes.
  • 10/11/2018: Due to rains, Tormented Souls Haunt has rescheduled opening to be Thursday, October 18th. They have been added to the calendar. There are only six days to see this one, so make it a priority in case any more nights are rained out.
  • 10/23/2018: Better late than never? Congratulations to Slaughterhouse, Freakshow and Eldora Haunted Hospital for winning all the 2017 DMHH Victim's Choice awards! Wow!
Haunted Houses in Iowa

CLICK HERE for a list of area haunted houses!


Based right here in Des Moines, Iowa, this is the place to find information on all the haunted attractions in the area.

Here you will find a calendar, map, and information on discounts for places like the Ames Haunted Forest, Linn's Supermarket Haunted House, Slaughterhouse, Sleepy Hollow Haunted Scream Park, Tormented Souls Haunt, Trail of Terror and any others we discover. We also cover home haunts. If you are an event operator, please contact me with your information.

You can find a listing of area haunted houses (including a map to all of them and a calendar), and watch video interviews with house operators.

Also, I can host and maintain your event website at incredibly cheap prices. I can work with any budget (yes, any). I can even help you with TV or radio ads, and promotional videos to post to YouTube or your Facebook page. I also do audio and video effects work.

Thanks for stopping by! -- Allen, webmaster@DMHauntedHouses.com

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