Take the guided tour of Ft Adams if you enjoy naval history. Never used in war, this fort was an engineering marvel. The surrounding park is a great place to walk.
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So, my husbad wanted to go here...i cant say I was looking forward to it but trudged forward as he took me to see everything I wanted to see. Tons of great history here...our tour guide Greg was outstanding...he kept the tour on our toes...More
You can't buy tickets online but it was easy to arrive a little early (the tours start every hour) & buy tickets in the gift shop/visitor center. The tour was interesting & just long enough where you didn't lose interest. I don't remember our guides...More
I've seen I don't know how many forts but I must admit I really liked this one a lot. Our guide, Greg, was excellent (although you do have to walk fast to keep up!) and answered all questions. You could tell he really was invested...More
What a great history lesson we learned while touring Fort Adams. The tour was about and hour and a half and we learned so much regarding the Fort and the Harbor during the wars. Our guide was very knowledegable and took us everywhere through the...More
Fascinating fortress hovers over the harbor mouth. Great entry into the harbor on a cruise ship with a grand view of the harbor. Fort is an easy addition to the cliff walk and exploration of the Breakers and the other mansions.
If you're in the Newport Rhode Island area you have to see Fort Adams they have a wonderful tour through the whole fort with excellent narration by a guide and the one we had was Greg very very knowledgeable enjoyed the hour and 15-minute tour...More