NEWPORT’S HAUNTED PAST COMES ALIVE
Do you believe in ghosts?
Take a lantern-led evening stroll down historic Newport, Rhode Island’s shadowy lanes and discover the ghosts, ghouls, and legends of our haunted city by the sea.
Today’s Newport attracts countless visitors from around the world; its streets are alive with art, culture, wealth and beauty. Yet the city harbors echoes of a dark and turbulent past, including a variety of haunted sites: the Jailhouse Inn, Astor’s Beechwood, the White Horse Tavern―America’s oldest tavern―and many more. These tours show a side of Newport that history books alone could never tell, and help you peer past the city’s gilded façade to discover dark secrets sure to spook and surprise.