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Fort Adams State Park

90 Fort Adams Dr, Eisenhower Trust Building, Newport, RI 02840-4388
+1 401-841-0707
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This venue of the Newport folk and jazz festivals is a stone citadel.
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90 Fort Adams Dr, Eisenhower Trust Building, Newport, RI 02840-4388
+1 401-841-0707
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the earliest tour possible after walking the Bay Walk, which was a nice 2 mile walk around the outside. Our tour guide, Bill, knew a lot and was very good at delivering information. The fort itself was really cool to walk around, although...More

Thank alevg20
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed the guided tour of the fort. Our guide was fun and knowledgable. They are restoring parts of it. There is also a walking path around the bay outside of the fort.

Thank Tracy V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took our four children here. Although we didn't take the tour of the Fort. (It was only $30 for the family pass, we just missed the last tour). We instead opted to walk around the Fort and found that it is an excellent spot...More

Thank Jason R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is great for families. You can tour the inside of the fort (tickets are sold for this) but if you want a free time there the is a 2 mile walking trail about half of it is near ocean. There was a food truck...More

Thank lois p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So much activity on the water seen from this lovely vantage point in this historic setting. Looking forward to a return visit to tour the fort.

Thank Gib F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we enjoyed our tour of the fort, but felt a little rushed since we were the last tour of the day. neat history.

Thank chuck h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here for a picnic lunch while waiting for the tour of the fort. The site itself is a great place for a scenic picnic along the water. We were there during the off-season and expected very little from the experience; however, we were...More

Thank SeniorTravelME
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We didn't take the actual tour but we took the walking trail from the park out to the fort and back. I'd say about 2-3 mile walk along the coast. The fort is amazing and rich with history and if you're looking for the most...More

Thank Paula C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice 1 hour and 15 minutes tour. Beautiful views of Newport and the Bay. It was great to walk in the dark tunnel.

Thank M L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Take the 2 mile Bay Walk. Nice walk beautiful views of the bay!The Fort was incredible, well maintained.

Thank Donna O
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Rena L
Are dogs allowed on the trail
3 June 2017|
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Response from elbamsc1 | Reviewed this property |
I believe there was a dog on the tour we were on.
Rose G
Is Fort Adam's worth the trip in the dead of winter? We have an 11yo boy who loves all things Military, but if it's too cold, he won't want to go.
16 February 2017|
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Response from lois p | Reviewed this property |
only open mid may to october.
Susan L
We are staying at the Admiral Fitzroy from 7/27 to 7/29. Is this in walking distance to the location of the Bridge fest? What tours do you recommend? What restaurants moderate price seafood do you recommend
25 July 2016|
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Response from sestiro | Reviewed this property |
I think I'm too late ...but we really liked Benjamin's...I'm not sure if admiral Fitzroy is near the park...sorry