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Lizzie Borden House Fall River, MA 25.4 km away
#1 of 8 Museums in Fall River
We visit a lot of museums and cemeteries, and for this particular road trip this was our favorite!
Having house museum tour experience myself, the amount of knowledge Danielle provided and ability to present that knowledge in an engaging manner was exceptional!! (btw, Lizzie absolutely did it!!) Thanks, Danielle!!
Newport Car Museum Portsmouth 30.4 km away
#1 of 3 Museums in Portsmouth
I've been to many car museums in my lifetime but this museum is easily the best car museum I've ever visited.
For car lovers I recommend both museums, but my personal favorite has to be this one.
The Breakers Newport 40.5 km away
#1 of 20 Museums in Newport
In reality these huge mansions are magnificent museums that have captured a period of our culture and preserved for our viewing pleasure.
If you have the time, I recommend purchasing the 2 or 5 mansion package; these house museums (hard to call them homes) are quite different and it's worth seeing several.
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National Museum of American Illustration Newport 36.8 km away
#2 of 20 Museums in Newport
I have been lucky enough to get to many great art museums (the National Gallery in DC, Fine Arts in Boston, the Guggenheim, Montreal, the Walters in Baltimore, the Frick in Pittsburgh, the AGO in Toronto, Toledo,...
We enjoy art and visit many museums, but I cannot review a collection or a facility like a student of art, just a tourist who likes art.
Thames Glass Newport 39.8 km away
#3 of 20 Museums in Newport
New Bedford Whaling Museum New Bedford, MA 45.7 km away
#1 of 16 Museums in New Bedford
My wife and are are history buffs, and we have been to many museums.
One of the greatest museums I've ever visited.
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The Patriots Hall of Fame Foxborough, MA 32.3 km away
#1 of 1 Museums in Foxborough
Such an amazing dynasty the Patriots have built, and you love football you will be impressed by the depth and stories in this museum.
The Hall is a museum located next to Gillette Stadium which, of course, is home to the New England Patriots and New England Revolution..
Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art Providence 0.5 km away
#1 of 23 Museums in Providence
Many Museums can be overwhelming and mentally exhausting like the Metropolitan Museum in New York, which is amazing, but takes virtually 4-5 days to truly explore.
The Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art is one of the finest art museums you will ever visit.
Battleship Cove Fall River, MA 24.4 km away
#2 of 8 Museums in Fall River
Trekking through the Massachusetts itself, along with the many sub-museums located within her hull, could easily occupy hours of time.
One of the best military history museums you'll visit
International Tennis Hall of Fame Newport 38.9 km away
#4 of 20 Museums in Newport
One of the nicest sports museums I have ever been to,totally blew me away!
The Hall of Fame and Museum, which offers public tours, private tours and self-guided audio tours, preserves and promotes the history of tennis and celebrates its champions.
Rosecliff Newport 40.9 km away
#5 of 20 Museums in Newport
The historical society does a great job of maintaining balance of allowing some special events alongside preserving a museum.
It is open to the public as a historic house museum.
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Providence Children's Museum Providence 0.8 km away
#2 of 23 Museums in Providence
We have been to many children’s museums, and this is one of our favorites because our 9, 6, and 2 year old can be occupied engagingly for 3 hours with its many hands on activities.
The permanent role-playing displays on Rhode Island history and construction design are unlike anything I've seen at other children's museums around New England.
Green Animals Topiary Gardens Portsmouth 27.4 km away
#2 of 3 Museums in Portsmouth
The Brayton house is a manageable museum to visit to learn about the gardens and Alice Brayton, an independent woman influential in Rhode Island's history .
While the house is a museum, the main attraction at this historic site is the topiary garden.
Fuller Craft Museum Brockton, MA 43.4 km away
#1 of 2 Museums in Brockton
Fascinating exhibits, great curation... this is one of our favorite museums in the Boston area.
The Fuller Craft Museum is a gem! Located within woods on a beautiful lake, with beautiful views and sculptures outdoors and a modern building filled with excellent collections and displays, it is well worth a visit.
Audrain Automobile Museum Newport 39.0 km away
#6 of 20 Museums in Newport
Every car I've ever seen at the Audrain have just been impeccable pieces of art, and with a rotating inventory the return value of visiting again and again is way beyond most automotive museums.
One of the nation's finest auto museums
Isaac Bell House Newport 40.4 km away
#7 of 20 Museums in Newport
They were museums and awesome sights.
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Slater Mill Museum Pawtucket 6.5 km away
#1 of 4 Museums in Pawtucket
Slater Mill Museum is a gem: it does history in the most interesting ways.
The mill is now an historic museum, and is beautifully restored and maintained.
Gilbert Stuart Museum North Kingstown
#1 of 4 Museums in North Kingstown
The Museum tour is presented by a very knowledgeable docent and some young assistants, who do a wonderful job of describing how the mill operates and providing details of Stuart's life.
This is a wonderful activity for children and adults alike, and the people who staff the museum and lead the tours are wonderful as well.
Fort Taber Park New Bedford, MA 49.4 km away
#2 of 16 Museums in New Bedford
Friendly hosts at the Awesome museum featuring relics from Revolutionary War through current conflicts.
Also if you are interested in history go to their war museum which is quite interesting, a small gem and the guides are very knowledgeable.
Herreshoff Marine Museum and America's Cup Hall of Fame Bristol 21.3 km away
#1 of 7 Museums in Bristol
I recommend this museum as a must-see for anyone who likes boats, history buffs, and people just wanting a unique museum experience.
The Herreshoff Marine Museum is a step into history when boats were made by the hand and skill of gifted men/ The exhibits are fascinating, presenting yachts, small skiffs and dingies.
Fall River Historical Society Fall River, MA 25.2 km away
#3 of 8 Museums in Fall River
This museum is a true gem -- authentic upper-end house, furnishings and clothing from the 1800s, built as Fall River was becoming a prosperous city through its cotton mills.
The Fall River Historical Society Museum on Rock St in Fall River is a must stop for History buffs!
Museum of Work and Culture Woonsocket 21.3 km away
#1 of 4 Museums in Woonsocket
Great Museum of local history we have a proud history of the French Canadians coming here to work in the textile mills that once filled the city.
The Work and Culture Museum creates an exceptionally realistic sketch of these peoples traumanic and pleasing events, life styles, and time-line that helped cultivate Rhode Islsnds rich, enovative, industrious, an...
St. Ann Arts and Cultural Center Woonsocket 21.8 km away
#2 of 4 Museums in Woonsocket
It is has been converted to a museum and event center.
Newport Art Museum Newport 38.6 km away
#8 of 20 Museums in Newport
I enjoyed the Newport Art Museum even more than the Breakers and the Marble House museums.
The Art Museum is one of only six percent of American museums to be fully accredited by the American Association of Museums.
Luke Adams Glass Norwood, MA 43.4 km away
#1 of 1 Museums in Norwood
John Brown House Museum Providence 0.7 km away
#3 of 23 Museums in Providence
One of the most impressive house museums in America
Our museum guide also answered our questions at the end of the audio tour.
The new Bedford Museum of Glass New Bedford, MA 44.8 km away
#3 of 16 Museums in New Bedford
Lovers of glass will delight in the extensive exhibits the likes of which are rarely seen even in large, famous museums.
Excellent, Visually Stunning Museum Worth a Trip!
Lippitt House Museum Providence 1.3 km away
#4 of 23 Museums in Providence
This museum is only open from May to October, to the Public, and has very limited hours.
It does not feel like a museum, but an actual visit to the past.
Museum of Newport History Newport 38.0 km away
#9 of 20 Museums in Newport
Today, the building is owned by the Newport Historical Society and houses a museum detailing Newport's history from pre-colonial times to the present, including the Gilded Age mansions and the town's legacy of yac...
Downstairs is a terrific gift shop staffed by friendly personnel while upstairs is an amazing museum.
Naval War College Museum Newport 35.3 km away
#10 of 20 Museums in Newport
The Naval War College Museum in Newport, Rhode Island, is one of 10 official museums operated by the United States Navy.
This is a well presented and interesting museum featuring general naval history, the history of the Naval War College, and the history of the navy in the Newport area.
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