The Nightmare Realm Returns to the RDS!

Ireland's most terrifying Halloween scare house attraction, The Nightmare Realm, returns to the RDS! The Nightmare Realm walk-through event, now scaring audiences for its third year in Dublin takes visitors on a terrifying journey with three different scare houses, gruesome scenes, props and characters from the grotesque and blood-churning to the sick and extreme that will prey on your deepest fears and nightmares. This is not your typical haunted house!


From Friday the 04th of October, until Friday 01st November, you can test your bravery in the live immersive walkthrough horror maze that is The Nightmare Realm. Find out everything you need to know about this Halloween experience below.

Where is The Nightmare Realm? Located in the RDS, Ballsbridge, make your way to the main RDS gates on Merrion Road and follow the signs from there.

What are the opening times and days? The Nightmare Realm is open from Wednesday to Sunday nights, then every night during the week of Halloween. The opening times vary from 6pm-10pm, so check your ticket for more information.

How long does it take? This can vary from person to person, but it usually takes an average of 45 minutes to make your way through the realm.

Want Zombie Insurance?

If things are getting too intense, you can get Zombie Insurance from the box office. This is a bright yellow band that you hold up, and the Nightmare Realm monsters will back away.


Are you up for it? Book your tickets right here.

Sarah Malone