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Exeter

4.2
Ski Areas · Breweries · Specialty Museums
Exeter is a town in Washington County, Rhode Island, United States. Exeter extends east from the Connecticut border to the town of North Kingstown. It is bordered to the north by West Greenwich and East Greenwich, and to the south by Hopkinton, Richmond, and South Kingstown. Exeter's postal code is 02822, although small parts of the town have the mailing address West Kingston (02892) or Saunderstown (02874). The population was 6,425 at the 2010 census.Exeter was named for the Earl of Exeter.HistoryThe town of Exeter was formed in 1742 from the western part of North Kingstown. The name Exeter derives from the county town and cathedral city of Exeter in Devon, England. Numerous other places have also been given the name Exeter. Exeter is noted by folklorists as the site of one of the best documented examples of vampire exhumation: the Mercy Brown Vampire Incident of 1892.
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Popular things to do in Exeter

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Ski Area
Yawgoo Valley Ski Area & Water Park
3.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Brewery
Tilted Barn Brewery
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Specialty Museum
Tomaquag Museum
4.7
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Farm
Schartner Farms
3.6
Duration: 2h 30 min

Side trips from Exeter

Specialty Museum
New England Wireless & Steam Museum East Greenwich
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
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Outdoor Activity
East Coast Paddle Sports East Greenwich
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
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Military Museum
Varnum Armory Museum East Greenwich
4.1
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Military Museum
Varnum House Museum East Greenwich
4.8
Duration: 1h 30 min

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