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Newport's British Occupation Walking Tour

Presented by Newport Historical Society at Museum of Newport History, Newport RI

Feb 17 2020
Newport's British Occupation Walking Tour

Join an expert tour guide wearing an authentic 18th century British military uniform and explore the sites and stories of the soldiers and citizens affected in 1777.

In 1777 as the Revolutionary War officially began, 7,000 British and Hessian soldiers invaded Newport creating an occupation that lasted for nearly 3 years. Join an expert tour guide wearing an authentic 18th century British military uniform and explore the sites and stories of the soldiers and citizens affected during this time.

 

ADMISSION INFO

Tours cost $15 per person, $10 Newport Historical Society members, active duty and retired military with ID; $5 for children ages 5-12; with the Winter Festival button: $12 for adults and $3 for children ages 5-12. All tours depart from the Museum of Newport History & Shop 127 Thames Street, Newport, RI.

Contact: 4018460813

Email: esulock@newporthistory.org

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LOCATION

Museum of Newport History

127 Thames Street, Newport, RI 02840-6627

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