PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – Country music superstar Taylor Swift made a surprise visit to Hasbro Children’s Hospital on Monday, the hospital confirmed.
According to spokeswoman Jill Reuter, Swift and her dad were in Rhode Island and decided they would like to perform and visit. She spent about five hours at the hospital, visiting several different units and singing to numerous young patients.
Hasbro posted a status on their Facebook page Monday evening, thanking Taylor and her dad for choosing to spend their time at the hospital.
“A huge THANK YOU to the amazingly sweet and talented Taylor Swift who visited Hasbro Children’s Hospital today! Taylor spent lots of time visiting with our young inpatients at the hospital today, and even played a song for the kids on our 6th floor med/psych unit. It was such a special day for a lot of our kids, and we are so thankful to Taylor and her dad for choosing to spend their time with us and put smiles on so many faces!”
Swift’s visit was one of the longest the hospital has ever had