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The Newport Tower is a round stone tower located in Newport, Rhode Island. No one knows who built the 28-foot tower and no one knows why. But nearly everyone knows the legends: Its eight pillars and fieldstone cylinder are the work of far-roaming Vikings, or Chinese explorers, or Portuguese noblemen, or Knights Templar from medieval Scotland.


Updated May, 2014. Consider 100 things to do with kids in Rhode Island Kidoinfo’s Bucket List, filled with things to do with your children before they grow up! Fun, food, culture, and history—all unique to our area: these are things we believe every young Rhode Islander should see and do.

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How To See Rhode Island in 5 Days

How To See Rhode Island in 5 Days: Picture-perfect scenes await on this suggested five-day Rhode Island travel itinerary. Newport, the Sailing Capital of the World, is bound to be one of the highlights of your trip.

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See Rhode Island's Top 10 Sights

The top 10 must-see Rhode Island attractions appeal to fans of history, architecture, the arts, lighthouses & beaches. Here are the 10 best things to do in RI.

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12 Reasons to Visit Newport, Rhode Island, This Summer

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See Rhode Island's Top 10 Sights

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