The Nightmare Realm 2022 will be open on selected dates from 7th October – 2nd November. Please check our booking calendar. Check us out on TikTok, Instagram and Facebook page for updates, offers and special events. 

Dublin City Council Wholesale Fruit Vegetable And Flower Market, Mary’s Ln, Dublin

8PXH+6G Dublin

53.34816697865776, -6.271236125476877

Tickets range between €22 to €36 depending on the ticket type. Please book your tickets online to guarantee entry. Tickets are only available on the door if we haven’t sold out prior to that night.

The Nightmare Realm is recommended for Fearseekers aged 13 years and older. Younger children must be supervised by an adult. We recommend that our scare experiences are unsuitable for children under the age of 13.

Nervous Disposition, heart conditions, Pregnancy, Claustrophobia, Nyctophobia, Limited Mobility, Epilepsy, Asthma. If you have any queries regarding the suitability of our haunts please don’t hesitate to contact us via email or telephone.

Once you are in the doors, the time you decide to spend on site is yours. It can take approximately 1.5hrs or more to go through all 5 haunt mazes, 3 scare entertainment zones and our Banshee experience. It depends on how busy we are on the night and ultimately its the pace you go at yourself. Once you are in the door you can stay as long as you like!

Please note Haunt mazes begin staggered closing at 10.15pm – all haunts are closed by 10.30pm.

The only way to guarantee entry is to book online. Limited tickets sold on the door may sell out.

Your ticket includes access to ALL FIVE Haunt mazes, our THREE scare free entertainment zones – The Museum of Horrors, Halloween Town and Fantas Freaky Photo Lab, as well as added attraction The Banshee Experience, street theatre and entertainment. Please note additional options such as photos, merchandise and food are not included in your ticket.

No, we are a no-touch haunt and always have been.

This goes both ways, the customers are to respect our performers and keep their hands to themselves. We have security on premises at all times and have Gardai on duty for any serious incidents.


We recommend turning up for the time allocated on your ticket, no earlier. During peak times (weekends and mid term) the queues may be longer so please allocate time for this. 

Our busiest nights are the Peak days: Fridays and Saturdays and mid-term week, which usually SELL OUT.
For a more intimate experience we recommend going on our off peak nights (Wednesday, Thursdays and Sundays)

Groups of 8-10 are allowed in at a time. We recommend smaller groups to ensure a more intimate experience.

Yes, each group will have to queue to enter the mazes. Times for queues vary depending on each haunt and day of the week. On peak nights queue times will be longer than off peak nights, especially leading up to Halloween. 

Photos are 10 euro each. 

If you purchase it on the night it will also go up on Facebook, within 24hrs. Only sold photos are uploaded to the Facebook page. Please only message us if you can’t find your photos more than 1 day after your last visit.

Yes we can of course – just message us on Facebook with a link to your photo asking for removal and our photo team will be happy to oblige.

Yes we do group packages, please email info@thenightmarerealm.ie with a message heading ‘Group Booking’ to arrange your booking directly with us.

Only sold photos are uploaded to our Facebook Page. Keep an eye out – They are uploaded within 24hrs. Please only message us if you can’t find your photos more than 1 day after your last visit.

The Nightmare Realm Haunt mazes are wheelchair accessible, some attractions may have a dedicated wheelchair route – staff at entry are there for any assistance required.

Yes! However anyone with heart conditions are not recommended to go.

Yes, there will always be clowns….

Not everyone is brave enough to make it through the entire attraction, however everyone gets a second chance to try if they can’t make it through the first time. There are also security staff on hand to guide you out and emergency exits too if you really want to leave.

We are not able to take reservations on tickets. We can let you know the price and availability at the time of your query, once we receive payment in full we can make the booking and confirm your order with you. If your preferred time and/or price is no longer available when payment is received we can offer you an alternative or refund your payment.

You are welcome to come to The Nightmare Realm in fancy dress, to take part in the Ireland’s Best Halloween event.
However, the following items are not permitted:
  1. Costume face masks
  2. Items designed to look like offensive weapons

We are always hiring! We recruit performers, make-up artists, admin staff etc. Drop us an email at info@thenightmarerealm.ie. We are always on the lookout for new talent. You have to legally be 16 years old to work with us. If you’re 16 before the event starts in October but not in time for auditions, then you’re still welcome to come along to our auditions workshop.

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All activities are in-line with current Government guidelines, we will continue to monitor any changes to these guidelines and adapt as necessary. All high touch areas within the event are cleaned regularly. Hand sanitisation is provided, and encouraged at various stations throughout the event.