Rose Island Lightouse, Newport

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  • This was one of 9 1/2 lights you see on the lighthouse cruise tour with the Rhode Island Fast Ferry. The tour is between 1 1/2-2 hrs. The boat offers a nice perspective from the water, although it is ...  more »
  • Just a 15 minute small ferry ride to this island. You can climb to the top of the lighthouse and see the barracks where soldiers lived during WWII guarding the ammunition that was stored here. There a...  more »
  • This island is a little slice of paradise. You get great views of Newport from the top of the lighthouse and the island is so peaceful and calming. The tour guides at the lighthouse were friendly and ...  more »

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