Astors' Beechwood Mansion
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Living history tours are offered at this famous mansion
along with theatrical productions by the Beechwood Theatre
Company. Many weddings are performed here annually.
Located at 580 Bellevue Ave. in Newport, RI.
Babcock - Smith House [History]
is located at 124 Granite Street in Westerly, RI
Beavertail Lighthouse Museum
overlooking Narragansett Bay, details the history of what is
known as the third oldest lighthouse on the Atlantic seacoast.
Belcourt Castle Historic Mansion
Breakers, The - Vanderbilt Historic House
Built ca 1893, the
mansion boasts 70 rooms of Italian Renaissance-style palazzo.
Tours are available with the Newport Mansions Tours.
Located at 44 Ochre Point Avenue in Newport, RI.
A living history,
working farm, located on 300 acres overlooking Narragansett Bay,
RI. Built in 1750, the farmhouse saw the coming and going
of the Revolutionary War. Visit at 2325 Boston Neck Road
in Saunderstown, RI.
Chateau-sur-Mer - Webmore Historic Mansion
Elms, The - Historical Berwind Mansion
to as the Summer Whitehouse, the mansion was built in 1873 as
the summer home of President Dwight D. Eisenhower.
Location is 1 Lincoln Drive in Fort Adams State Park in Newport,
Fort Adams State Park
coastal fort ever erected in the United States is just across
the Newport Harbor. Visitors to the Fort can tour the
grounds and explore the tunnel system of this grand military
fort. Special events offer military re-enactments and
musical festivals. Take the
Jamestown & Newport Ferry to get there.
Fort Wetherill State Park [History]
During the time of
the Revolutionary War, this site was known as Dumpling Rock and
in 1800, Fort Dumpling was established. In 1898 this fort
was enlarged and renamed in honor of Captain Alexander Wetherill
who was killed in the Spanish American War. The fort was
used again during both WWI and WWII but was not further used as
a military establishment. Today it's ruins can be explored
by visitors. Located on Wetherill Road in Fort Wetherill
State Park, RI.
Hunter House - Historic Home
Isaac Bell Historic House
Jamestown Fire Department Memorial Museum
See and learn
about the history of the Jamestown Fire Department in this
historical site. Located at 50 Narragansett Avenue in
Kingscote Historic House
Marble House - Vanderbilt Historic Summer Home
Middletown Historical Society Museums
Museum of Newport History
Located at 127 Thames Street in Newport, RI, this museum offers
a glimpse into the rich history of Newport, Rhode Island.
Properties owned by the Newport Historical Society museum
include the Wanton-Lyman-Hazard House ad the Great Friends
Meeting House and they have an expanding collection of genealogy
Naval War College Museum
Newport Historical Mansions
Rosecliff Historic Mansion
Rose Island Lighthouse
Samuel Whitehorne House Museum
Day Baptist Meeting House
This meeting house
is the oldest surviving Baptist Church building in the United
States. Constructed in 1730, the beautiful church features
oak beams and carved wood paneling. Located adjacent to
the Newport Historical Society at 82 Tour Street in Newport, RI.
Tiverton Four Corners Historic Houses
Whitehall Museum House [History]
Once the home to
Bishop George Berkeley, the farmhouse was enlarged in 1729 to
become a country manor house. Today the house is operated
as a museum by the Whitehall Committee of The National Society
of The Colonial Dames of America in the State of Rhode Island
and Providence Plantations. Inside the home has been
furnished with furnishings from the 18th century. Open to
the public. Guided tours featured during the season.
Located at 311 Berkeley Avenue in Middletown, RI.
Wilbor House Museum & Little Compton Historical Society