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Q: Is there an age limit?
Frequently asked questions
A: We do not recommend children under 10 go through, but it is
left up to the parents. Parents should know whether their child
can handle it or not.
IF YOUR CHILD STARTS CRYING UNCONTROLLABLY A SECURITY GUARD WILL
TAKE THEM OUT AND YOU WILL NOT GET A REFUND!
Please, save your money and your child's mental health and wait until
they are old enough to deal with
the scary environment inside DarkWood.
Q: How many are allowed in at
A: Groups touring the haunted house can be no bigger than
6 people. Group sizes can be smaller, but they can be no
bigger than 6 people. This is not only a safety rule, but if
groups are larger than 6 then people in the group tend to miss a lot of
the action and that is not fair to them.
Q: Is it scary?
Q: How long does it
take to go through?
A: Between 15-20 minutes.
Q: Can I wear a mask?
A: No, DarkWood is dark, and masks obscures vision. Also, you may
be mistaken for one of the actors, and we beat our actors, so to avoid
a beating please take off your mask. Costumes are okay.
Q: Are you open if it rains?
A: Yes! We are open whether it rains or not. Most of
DarkWood takes place indoors, but our waiting line is outside, so dress
Q: Can I buy tickets
A: Yes, you can buy tickets there as well as online. We start
selling them at 7pm and stop at 11pm or 10 pm depending on the
night. We close earlier on the Sundays we are open.
Q: What if I get there at closing time?
A: You must purchase your ticket and be in line by closing time.
DarkWood stays open until all the patrons that have purchased tickets
before closing time have gone through the attraction.
Q: Can I use tickets I
bought on line for a certain night on some other night.
A: Yes, tickets bought on line are good for any day we are open for the
Q: Do people touch you?
A: NO! All our actors are instructed not to touch the
customers, however there are confined spaces and accidental touching
Q: Is there a real
DarkWood Manor? Was there a DarkWood family?
A: We have a parking lot in front of Darkwood Manor. Our parking
lot fills up quick, but DarkWood Manor is located in dowtown Luray and
there are two of public parking lots within a short walk of us.
There is one on the corner of Mechanic Street and 340, and there is one
on South Hawksbill St. Both are just a short walk along the
Greenway to DarkWood Manor. Also, there is street parking
available. Please don't park in private parking areas of people's
homes or apartment buildings.
And above all else, please don't litter. There are trash
receptacles at Darkwood and along the Greenway. Use them