Visit Fort Adams
Fort Adams “Our Story is Your History” Video
Fort Adams video by Newport View TV
A Fork In The Road Food Truck, owned and operated by Blackstone Caterers, is Newport, Rhode Island’s seaside food truck serving up fresh, local, delicious food on Aquidneck Island and beyond! You can find them Fort Adams State Park from Memorial Day through Labor Day open 7 days a week.
Our hour long guided tour provide you with an overview of the history, design and restoration of Fort Adams. Your tour guide will take you from the top of the Forts walls to the depth of the underground tunnels. Join a Guided Tour
Private and Group Tours
Whether this is your group’s first time at the Fort, or you have been returning for years, Fort Adams Private tours have a story for every interest.
“Behind the Walls” Tour featuring the “Lost” Fortress
Opened to the public for the first time in 2016, Fort Adams Advanced Southern Redoubt is an impressive fortification unto itself. Two dry moats, two draw bridges and a foot print which rivals Fort Sumter in scale. Open Friday-Monday July 4th weekend through Labor Day, explore this one-of-a-kind fortress for yourself. Explore the “Lost” Fortress.
Tour the Eisenhower House
Originally built to house Fort Adams commanding officer and family, President Eisenhower’s “Summer White House” is now open for viewing. Self-guided tours available seasonally.
Looking for the Best Sunset in Newport?
Look no further than the Fort Adams Bay Walk. This 2.5 mile loop around the perimeter of Fort Adams State Park provides unmatched views of Newport Harbor, the Newport Bridge and the Bay. Fort Adams Bay Walk feature ample free parking as well as convenient public restroom facilities.
Fort Adams’ Youth Overnights
Our overnight barracks allow groups to sleep inside the soldiers’ actual bunkrooms. Ideal for scout and school groups, an overnight at Fort Adams is an experience your group will not soon forget.
Fort Adams Merchandise
Gift Shop Open Daily 10am- 4pm (May to October)
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