On Aug. 4, 1892, Andrew and Abby Borden were killed at the Fall River house at 230 Second St. Lizzie was arrested and jailed for the murders, but acquitted on June 20, 1893, after a sensationalized trial.
Listing agent Suzanne St. John of Century 21, who is also a tour guide at the museum, told The Boston Globe the current owners are retiring after more than 15 years in business with the bed and breakfast.
(Google Maps) The three-story clapboard home in Fall River currently operates as the Lizzie Borden Bed and Breakfast/Museum, and went up for sale on Monday, the Associated Press reports.
The Lizzie Borden Bed and Breakfast/Museum Fall River house at 230 Second St. in Fall River, Mass.
Now, brave buyers have the unique opportunity to own a piece of history and inherit a successful bed and breakfast that’s said to be one of the most popular tourist attractions in New England.