One of the Top Ten is the Lizzie Borden Bed & Breakfast. Built in 1845, the Greek Revival style house located in Fall River, Massachusetts just about 50 miles south of Boston. The legendary house is the setting for the 1892 ax murders of Abby and Andrew Borden, allegedly by their very own daughter, Lizzie. Stand in very the place where Lizzie’s stepmother received 18 blows to the head or where her father endured a slightly less brutal 11 chops. The circumstantial evidence tied Lizzie Borden to the crime however, she was ultimately acquitted, and the case was never solved.
In addition to the creepy activities reported on the premises to scare you, a small on-site museum highlights crime related memorabilia. Stop by the gift store and pick up a pair of silver-toned hatchet earrings to commemorate the trip!
The Lizzie Borden Bed &Breakfast Museum has been cited by CNN and The Huffington Post for providing an authentic haunted experience! Check out the video…
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