Rhode Island Discover Rhode Island

Welcome to Rhode Island

Rhode Island offers one of the nation's largest concentrations of registered historic landmarks. Centuries of American history are preserved here, from seventeenth-century Colonial houses and churches to the opulent mansions of Newport. Scores of museums, from maritime to children's museums, are scattered throughout the state. An exceptional appreciation of the performing arts is evident in the state's many fine professional and community theater, dance and musical organizations.