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 midnight, operating as an inn with breakfast as well as a museum featuring a variety of tours and experiences throughout the day and evening including historic House Tours, Ghost Tours, and Ghost Hunts. Each experience is uniquely special and appeals to the historian, true crime fanatic, and ghost hunter in all of us! The Lizzie Borden House regularly hosts special and uniquely fantastical events that are not to be missed including reenactments, photo ops, and haunted story times.
The Historic Lizzie Borden House isn’t just your average museum! While we tell an accurate story based in the truth as we know it, we wholeheartedly embrace the macabre and provide a home for those seeking answers to the unexplained phenomena unique to this historically haunted location. Guests from nearly every country on the planet visit this historic landmark every year to partake in an experience unlike anything else.
Can’t travel to the house? Bring the house to your living room with any of our virtual experiences!
- Accommodations: 7 days / week. Six rooms, including two suites with two beds each. Each bedroom is maintained in the late Victorian style; however, all now feature brand new mattresses!
- Tours: 90-minute guided House Tours are offered daily from 10 am to 3:30 pm. Outdoor walking Ghost Tours nightly starting at 7:30 pm. Interactive and hands-on Ghost Hunts on the first floor and basement at 10pm. 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!
And if you’re staying in Massachusetts or looking to explore, we highly recommend taking our Ghost Tour in Boston and the Best Ghost Tour in Salem!
House Tour90 minute | Daily 10am - 4pm
Ghost Tour90 minute | Nightly 7pm - 9pm
Ghost Hunt2 hours | Nightly 10pm - Midnight
Fantastic hotel. Great setting and location, right in the middle of beuatiful Newport with cafes, restaurants, the water, parks etc right there. Creat...
What an amazing stay! Carrie (the tour guide) made the experience extra special. I highly recommend this place.
Had a great time touring the house. Our tour guide Suzanne was very informative and friendly. The tour group was my wife and I and two old crazy ladie...
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