The world can be a scary place, so there's something strangely comforting about the controlled yet frightening environments of haunted houses in Chicago. If you prefer getting startled by costumed monsters to gazing at colorful foliage, you're in luck—some of the best haunted attractions near Chicago are open for business this year. Just like many of Chicago's best restaurants, these businesses are welcoming guests back with a host of new safety guidelines, including mandatory face masks, temperature checks and distance between groups. There are even a few haunted drive-in attractions that will provide chilling scenes that you can enjoy from inside your car. Ready to encounter zombies, killer clowns and blood-soaked nuns? Get your seasonal scares at some of the best haunted houses in Chicago.
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