Altoona, Pennsylvania: Castle Halloween Museum

Curators Chris Russell and Pamela Apkarian-Russell, "The Halloween Queen," have filled their home with over 35,000 Halloween objects. Open year-round, by appointment.
Address:
2028 Broad Ave., Altoona, PA
Directions:
South side of town. On the southbound side of Hwy 36/Broad Ave. just south of its intersection with Union Ave. It's a large, Victorian brick house across from a bank parking lot. Look for the Halloween decorations on the front porch.
Hours:
By appt only. Tours must be booked in advance. (Call to verify)
Phone:
814-940-1031
Admission:
Adults $10.
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Castle Halloween Museum

Fantastic house with two floors crammed with Halloween objects of every -- and I mean every -- description, from sculptures and artwork to cheap novelty items. The Halloween Queen herself, Pamela E. Apkarian-Russel, gives a fun and interesting tour. We had a great time! An older couple run the place and it is their home, so be considerate!

[Dave Robinson, 12/05/2016]

Halloween year-round with over 35,000 items, from arcade machines to folk art.

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