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Most of the  horror shows on television are aimed at an adult audience, but not all. The last years younger viewers  have been able to get their horror fix from shows like Eerie IndianaGoing Round the Twist, and Are You Afraid of the Dark


Which ones did scare you the most as a kid? Vote up the best horror shows for kids below. 

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Are You Afraid of the Dark? is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Horror TV Shows for Kids
Are You Afraid of the Dark? Ross Hull, Raine Pare-Coull, Jodie Resther - Are You Afraid of the Dark? is a Canadian horror fantasy-themed anthology television series. The original series was created by D.J. MacHale and Ned Kandel, and was picked up by Nickelodeon in ...more

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Goosebumps is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Horror TV Shows for Kids
Goosebumps R.L. Stine, Kathryn Short, Cody Jones - Goosebumps is a Canadian horror fantasy anthology television series based on R. L. Stine's Goosebumps books. It was one of the two popular television horror anthology children's series in the ...more

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Courage the Cowardly Dog is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Horror TV Shows for Kids
Courage the Cowardly Dog Thea White, Marty Grabstein, Simon Prebble - Courage the Cowardly Dog is an American animated horror comedy television series created by John R. Dilworth for Cartoon Network, and the ninth of the network's Cartoon Cartoons. It follows ...more

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Tales from the Cryptkeeper is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Horror TV Shows for Kids
Tales from the Cryptkeeper John Kassir, Elizabeth Hanna, David Hemblen - Tales from the Cryptkeeper is an animated series aimed at children made by Nelvana Limited, PeaceArch Entertainment, kaBOOM! Entertainment and Warner Bros. Television Animation. It was shown on ...more

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Eerie, Indiana is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Horror TV Shows for Kids
Eerie, Indiana Omri Katz, Justin Shenkarow, Mary-Margaret Humes - Eerie, Indiana is an American television series that originally aired on NBC from 1991 to 1993. The series was created by José Rivera and Karl Schaefer, with Joe Dante serving as creative ...more

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Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Horror TV Shows for Kids
Scooby-Doo, Where Are You! Don Messick, Casey Kasem, Nicole Jaffe - Scooby Doo, Where Are You! is the first incarnation of the long-running Hanna-Barbera Saturday morning cartoon series Scooby-Doo. Created by Joe Ruby and Ken Spears, it premiered on CBS ...more

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The Real Ghostbusters is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Horror TV Shows for Kids
The Real Ghostbusters Maurice LaMarche, Dave Coulier, Frank Welker - The Real Ghostbusters is an American animated television series, a spinoff of the 1984 movie Ghostbusters. The series ran from 1986 to 1991, and was produced by Columbia Pictures Television, DiC ...more

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The Grim Adventures of Billy a... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Horror TV Shows for Kids
The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy Greg Eagles, Richard Steven Horvitz, Grey Griffin - The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy is an American animated television series created by Maxwell Atoms for Cartoon Network, and the fourteenth of the network's Cartoon Cartoons. It follows ...more

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The Addams Family is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Horror TV Shows for Kids
The Addams Family Carol Channing, John Astin, Jim Cummings - The Addams Family is an American animated series based on the eponymous comic strip characters. It is the second animated series to feature the characters. It ran from September 12, 1992 to ...more

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Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kid... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Horror TV Shows for Kids
Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids Grizzly Tales for Gruesome Kids is a series of books by Jamie Rix and a TV series produced for ITV. The original TV series was based on the award winning collections of cautionary tales by Jamie ...more

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Beetlejuice is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Horror TV Shows for Kids
Beetlejuice Stephen Ouimette, Alyson Court, Tabitha St. Germain - Beetlejuice is an American-Canadian animated television series which ran from September 9, 1989 to October 26, 1991 on ABC and, on Fox from September 9, 1991 to December 6, 1991. Loosely based ...more

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Truth or Scare is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Horror TV Shows for Kids
Truth or Scare Michelle Trachtenberg - Truth or Scare is a television series on the Discovery Kids network. The show aired from October 25, 2001 to January 1, 2003. Each episode was 30 minutes long with commercials. It was hosted by ...more

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Tales from the Crypt is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Horror TV Shows for Kids
Tales from the Crypt John Kassir, Roy Brocksmith, Miguel Ferrer - Tales from the Crypt, sometimes titled HBO's Tales from the Crypt, is an American horror anthology television series that ran from June 10, 1989, to July 19, 1996, on the premium cable channel ...more

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Spooksville is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Horror TV Shows for Kids
1518473640673 added Spooksville Morgan Taylor Campbell, Katie Douglas - Spooksville is an action/adventure live action TV series that premiered on the Hub Network on October 26, 2013. The show is based on the book series of the same name. The show is produced by ...more

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Deadtime Stories is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Horror TV Shows for Kids
Deadtime Stories Deadtime Stories is an American anthology horror-fantasy series that aired from November 2, 2012 to December 5, 2013 on Nickelodeon. The series stars Jennifer Stone as "The Babysitter" ...more

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The Nightmare Room is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Horror TV Shows for Kids
The Nightmare Room R. L. Stine - The Nightmare Room is an American children's anthology horror series that aired on Kids' WB. The series was based on the short-lived book series The Nightmare Room children's books created by ...more

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Freaky Stories is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Horror TV Shows for Kids
Freaky Stories Stephanie Morgenstern, Susan Roman, Juan Chioran - Freaky Stories is a Canadian television series, which was originally broadcast by YTV in English and Canal Famille in French. It is an animated show about urban legends hosted by two animatronic ...more

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Round the Twist is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Horror TV Shows for Kids
Round the Twist Mark Mitchell, Esben Storm, Rian McLean - Round the Twist is a Logie Award-winning Australian children's television series about three children and their father who live in a lighthouse and become involved in many bizarre magical

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A Series of Unfortunate Events is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Horror TV Shows for Kids
A Series of Unfortunate Events Neil Patrick Harris, Patrick Warburton, Malina Weissman - A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017, Netflix) is a black comedy-drama TV series based on the children's novel series of the same name by Lemony Snicket (author Daniel Handler). When a ...more