Fort Adams State Park, Newport

4.4
#2 of 12 in Parks in Newport
Historic Site · Park
Embark on an historical tour of Fort Adams State Park and take in the park's panoramic views of the harbor and Narragansett Bay. Choose from a guided tour of the fort's tunnels where soldiers used to patrol or or an above-ground one that covers the history and significance of the state park. Go swimming, boating, fishing, have a picnic, or watch a game of soccer or rugby on the fields here. There is also space to relax and watch the sunset. Jazz and folk music festivals take place periodically, so check the schedule before you visit. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Fort Adams State Park by using our Newport tour itinerary builder.
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  • Vacationing near home this year or should I say Daycationing. We took an hour and a half drive from CT to Newport the Saturday after Labor Day. Our first stop was Fort Adams. There was plenty of...  more »
  • A really beautiful site to see from both land and sea. The guided tour was amazing - Steve was phenomenal! So knowledgeable and enthusiastic, you could tell he lives and breathes what he was talking.....  more »

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