Go on a Rhode Island Ghost Tour
From Providence to Newport, our state happens to have some of the best ghost tours around.
Blog by Rachel Dvareckas
Halloween is just around the corner and people are starting to get in the spooky spirit. These Rhode Island ghost tours in Providence and Newport are sure to give you a fright with stories of the spirits that haunt the Ocean State.
Explore the capital city of Rhode Island and try to find the spirits that haunt it. The Providence Ghost Tours is a walking tour led by a tour guide who shares the spookier side of the city. Walk through Brown University and RISD’s campuses and learn about the ghosts that haunt the area.
The tour runs every weekend until Oct. 31 and starts at 7 p.m., providenceghostours.com
Sit and travel through the haunted parts of the Providence riverfront for the Haunted Gondola tour. Enjoy your own BYOB wine or hot chocolate and listen to the music from the gondoliers while learning about the chilling history of Providence from one of the Providence Ghost Tours tour guides. Learn all about regular Gondola rides here.
The tour runs every Tuesday and Thursday through the end of October. Tours depart at 7:20 and 8:30 p.m. in September and 6:15 and 7:30 p.m. in October, gondalari.com
Walk through Newport by lantern light and learn about the spirits that haunt the city on this walking tour. Tours are still happening this year, guests are required to wear masks during the tour and practice social distancing.
The tour departs nightly at 8 p.m. until Halloween and on Saturdays in November until November 28. ghostsofnewport.com