Fort Barton

Fort Barton
Highland Road and Lawton Avenue
Tiverton, Rhode Island
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Phone: 401-625-6703
Website: http://tiverton.ri.gov

Revolutionary War redoubt. It was the troop staging area for the invasion of Aquidneck Island and Newport and the eventual Battle of Rhode Island. Observation tower and three miles of nature walks. Excellent wild plant walk. Trail guides available at the Town Hall, which is across the street from the site.

Children Activities Pets Allowed No Smoking Allowed No Alcohol Allowed
Listing Category: Listing in Travel Guide
Region: Newport County
Guide Category: Heritage- Forts & Armories
Family: Kid friendly
Parking: Parking available
Restrictions: Alcohol prohibited, Pets allowed on leash, Smoke free facility
Heritage Federal Registry: National Register
Tours Seasonality: Open year-round
Groups - Comp policy: Escort
Tour Capacity:25
Contact Name:Garry Plunkett
Contact Position:Stewardship Coordinator
Contact Phone:401-633-2037
Contact Email:gplunkett@cox.net
Function Space Available:No

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