White Horse Tavern

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White Horse Tavern dates back to the 1600s, and is said to be haunted by several spirits including an elderly male in Colonial clothing, a guest who died on the premises and shows up in the dining room near a fireplace. He is said to prefer to appear female guests. Another entity is said to guard the building and supervise the staff, and a third ghost, a female, has been caught in a photo above one of the dining tables.

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26 Marlborough St
Newport, RI 02840
United States

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41.49142384559236, -71.31380599741533
Newport County, Rhode Island
Nearest Towns:
Newport, RI (0.1 mi.)
Newport East, RI (2.2 mi.)
Jamestown, RI (2.8 mi.)
Middletown, RI (3.9 mi.)
Melville, RI (6.8 mi.)
Portsmouth, RI (8.3 mi.)
Narragansett Pier, RI (8.4 mi.)
North Kingstown, RI (8.9 mi.)
Wakefield-Peacedale, RI (10.2 mi.)
Tiverton, RI (10.6 mi.)

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  1. At the end of the first-floor corridor, you’ll find two tiny girls dressed completely in black. This is the scariest thing I’ve ever seen! The level of fear I felt made me want to cry and escape.

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