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Nathanael Greene Homestead

50 Taft St, Coventry, RI 02816-5314
+1 401-821-8630
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Wanted see for a long time.

Nicely preserved home for a true lesser know hero of the revolution. The staff was nice and very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
wingnut457
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Ripon, California
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Must see for Natty Greene fans and Revolutionary War buffs

The team here was gracious in giving us a tour even though we didn't show up until 10 minutes... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Lola2104
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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50 Taft St, Coventry, RI 02816-5314
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nicely preserved home for a true lesser know hero of the revolution. The staff was nice and very informative. Would highly recommend.

Thank wingnut457
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

The team here was gracious in giving us a tour even though we didn't show up until 10 minutes before closing (traffic was slow). It's a nicely restored house and so good to see General Greene's home life before the war. Living in NC now,...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is a great spot to visit for history buffs !! Great old New England setting and homestead preserved on a village street. It does not take too long to visit the homestead but it's a nice pleasant visit with history exuding from the walls...make...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

I love antique houses, and if they have a connection to important American History, so much the better. My sister & I stopped at the Greene Homestead on a recent Sunday afternoon. It is in a fairly strange place - a neighborhood packed with homes...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I spend some time visiting the Nathanael Greene Homestead. The volunteers were very friendly and knowledgeable. I would highly recommend this historical site to anyone interested in Revolutionary War history and local history. It's a very good trip for the family as...More

Thank C D
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Looking for something to do that is family fun and educational without electronic distraction. Minimal travel from 1-20min anywhere in RI, small quaint location 1 hr tour that keeps kids attention, questions welcomed great tour staff. This trip stimulates "Real Time" Conversations.allows the kids to...More

Thank Sandra G
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

This Homestead is 5 minutes from our house. Never went. At Christmas I wanted to see the house decorated for Christmas. We were amazed at so much history. They named a submarine after him. They have an re-enactment in July 2017, which we hear the...More

1  Thank linda54069
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Reviewed 16 December 2016

one of America's true hero's lived in this house. General Greene was a RI native and it is said that George Washington visited here to see one of his best Generals. check to see when it is open to viewing. a bit out of the...More

1  Thank Barry N
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Reviewed 1 December 2016

I brought my boys here July 4. Everyone was dressed in period clothing. All staff were so welcoming and knowledgeable. House was in beautiful shape and work was being done on the grounds. I would definitely recommend this to anyone visiting RI.

Thank Nancy P
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Reviewed 12 August 2016

I'm a Revolutionary War reenactor, so this site was high on my list during my trip to Rhode Island. The caretaker/tour guide Trish was awesome, and also a reenactor. Great collection of period furniture. If you are a photographer like me, you can take pics...More

Thank Charlie P
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