Rhode Island Lighthouse History

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Directions to View Rose Island Lighthouse


Rose Island Light is located in Newport Harbor and is best viewed from the water. The lighthouse has become a living museum. It is open year round from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. During most of the year, the light can only be reach by private boat. During the summer Jamestown Ferry stops by Rose Island. Rhode Island Bay Cruises offers lighthouse cruises that go near it. They usually run between May and October. Save the Bay offers lighthouse cruises that stop at the lighthouse.


For information on the Jamestown Ferry, contact:

Jamestown Ferry

401-423-9900


For information on lighthouse cruises, contact:

Rhode Island Bay Cruises
1347 Roger Williams Way
North Kingstown, RI 02852

(401) 295-4040


For information on Save The Bay Lighthouse Cruises, contact:

Save The Bay
100 Save The Bay Drive
Providence, RI 02905

(401) 272-3540