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Mysterious Mansion

424 River Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3200
+1 865-436-7007
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Girl Trip

I have to say that it was a big disappointment for me and my sister. This is more for 12 year... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
Scary and Fun!

I wasn't sure about this place since I had my kids, ages 6 and 9, with us. My 9 year old son was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Simcoe, Ontario
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We invite you to experience Gatlinburg's OLDEST and SCARIEST haunted house! Mysterious Mansion is a self guided tour of a classic "turn of the century" three story haunted mansion. Find your way through secret passageways, winding staircases, and creepy dark corridors never knowing what restless, rotting residents might be lurking around the corner in each foreboding room ahead...Or BEHIND YOU! Join us and release your screams in Gatlinburgs original Haunted House, IF YOU DARE! -Scaring Smoky Mountain visitors for over 35 years! To find us from the Parkway, walk behind McDonalds through Fountain Plaza and down to River Road OR take a short stroll along the Riverwalk from the Aquarium (about 2 blocks) We'll be waiting for you in the shadows...
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“scary fun” (20 reviews)
“secret passages” (16 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
424 River Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3200
424 River Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738-3200
+1 865-436-7007
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have to say that it was a big disappointment for me and my sister. This is more for 12 year olds. Not scary, only 2 actors, props seriously need update.

Thank hrtsdzre
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wasn't sure about this place since I had my kids, ages 6 and 9, with us. My 9 year old son was fine, but I was worried that my daughter wouldn't do well. The cashier told me that once he took our money, there...More

1  Thank katewake
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I must say, I fully went into this with the anticipation that it would be completely lame. I enjoy things like that, though, because it gives me great material for my sarcasm. However...this really wasn't bad in a not-lame kind of way. I'm not particularly...More

Thank Nathan G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Haunted House was fun for adults & teens. We had one child who freaked out, & we asked the spooks to lay off her & they didn’t so she exited early (at least they had early exits). Other than that it was very good.

Thank taxman1635
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were the last group through and really enjoyed the experience. It was much better than the Ripleys haunted attraction. They had some good scares and the rooms and effects were well done. I liked that you had to find your way through in certain...More

Thank Joseph B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time getting off Santa's Naughty List at the Mystery Mansion. Challenging and fun game, friendly folks, exquisitely staged rooms. Highly recommend!

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for families with teens or young children that like a scare. Good attraction for the price. We go every trip.

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

I went as a a child and it has completely changed. It is the scariest ordeal I have ever been thru. People jump out, follow you and even jump down from the ceiling. I had no idea what I was getting myself into. At one...More

Thank Angela R
Reviewed 20 November 2017

I have loved this place since I was a kid. On a recent family trip my 4 year old son wanted to go through the haunted house. In mid November there wasn't anyone else there but us. The workers were so nice and let us...More

2  Thank lauralbd12
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Ok..so my kids and I are thrill seekers. I have always seen this house and wanted to go because it intrigued me. Well...my youngest is 7, then 12 and 15. I was the only real adult although everyone seems to think 12+ is an adult....More

Thank alamom2
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Rebecca B
9 August 2017|
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Response from Emily K | Reviewed this property |
Our tour of the mansion was self-guided, which was fun. I'd say about 20-30 minutes.
3 August 2017|
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Response from Troy N | Reviewed this property |
Hey the haunted house still open and doing amazing! Where from Florida and we go ever year :)
19 September 2016|
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Response from TraceyNY12 | Reviewed this property |
I didn't record us myself and I didn't see an option that offered that when we bought the tickets. I would definitely have bought a recording of that because it would have been hilarious!!!