Castle Looms ominously during the winter of discontent!
Once upon a time, in New Jersey, there were
no less then Three Wonderful Shore Built Haunted Walkthrough's. All
were "Sister" built rides, having in common their themes as well as
builder and designers. Known by locals as the "Trilogy of Terror"
these three rides Scared and Thrilled guests along the shore for many
Long Branch N.J. Haunted Mansion. In Later Days, the Pier was Called "Kids
World" featuring the parks Mascot, "Sandy The Sea lion".
Sadly, two of them, the Long Branch "Haunted Mansion" burned
down in 1987, while the other "sister", the "Brigantine Castle" closed for
good around 1984.
Vanished Brigantine Amusement Pier, Brigantine Castle. All Three Haunted
Attractions owe a lot to the talents of "Fast Freddie".
The last of the great Wildwood Haunted attractions burned
down to the ground in lost history and dreams on January the 16th. 2002.
"Born" in Memorial Day Weekend, 1977 "Dracula's Castle" as it was known to
many, thrilled and scared the most of hearty souls! Lets not forget
the Classic Old Mill Boat ride below her as well, dating back to the
1910's. Here is our Tribute to the last of the Great Jersey Shore Haunted
Attractions. Step on up and grab a Ticket, "Castle Dracula" is open
one last and final time for you here on Tunnel of Laffs!
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