The Historic Lizzie Borden House
Welcome to the location of America’s greatest unsolved murder mystery, which took place on August 4, 1892. The Lizzie Borden house means many things to many people, from a historic gem to the most haunted house in the United States. Today, the property remains open daily from 10am to 9pm, operating as a museum, inn with breakfast, and offers a variety of tours and experiences throughout the day and evening, including historic house tours, ghost tours, and ghost hunts. We offer both in-person and virtual experiences. In the future, we plan to introduce a host of fun events victorian dinners, murder mystery nights, an escape room, new wedding options, and even axe (or hatchet) throwing!
- Accommodations: 7 days / week. Six rooms, including two in the basement, and two suites with two beds each.
- Tours: House tours are offered daily from 10 am to 3:30 pm and ghost tours nightly starting at 7:30 pm. Virtual ghost tours and house tours are available on-demand 24/7 so you can enjoy the Lizzie Borden experience from anywhere in the world.
Whatever brings you to visit this hallowed home, the Lizzie Borden house is a place where you’ll have a memorable and fun experience.
Axe us a question or visit us in person for an experience you’ll take with you to the grave!
House Tour90 minute | Daily 10am - 4pm
Ghost Tour90 minute | Nightly 7pm - 9pm
Ghost Hunt2 hours | Nightly 10pm - Midnight
Really great experience and tour. Tour guide, Louise, was fantastic. Very detailed tour of whole house and history.
We loved our stay at Mill Street Inn! We've been coming to Newport for years and have stayed in many different hotels in the area and I would highly r...
Had a great experience. Louise Holt was our tour guide and was great very knowledgeable about the house the town and the family.
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