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Fort Adams State Park, Newport

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Park · Historic Site
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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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  • Very knowledgeable and friendly guide took my group around the fort from top to bottom - including the somewhat spooky tunnels. Enjoyable afternoon. 
    Very knowledgeable and friendly guide took my group around the fort from top to bottom - including the somewhat spooky tunnels. Enjoyable afternoon.  more »
  • Great place to walk around...beautiful views! Right on the water, Enjoyed our morning walk. Little gift shop had very clean restrooms. 
    Great place to walk around...beautiful views! Right on the water, Enjoyed our morning walk. Little gift shop had very clean restrooms.  more »
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  • Public Restroom closed due to covid.
  • Great park with views of Newport, Jamestown and the ocean.

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