Fort Adams State Park, Newport

4.4
#2 of 12 in Parks in Newport
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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  • We went there during sunset and walked around the point with our pup. Nice time, beautiful views, worth checking out. Great place to bring the dog. We weren't there when much of anything was open but....  more »
  • During the summer, a replica of the ship Oliver Hazard Perry is docked here and offers tours. There also are tours of the fort and a walking path around the fort.  more »

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