History and Social Studies

Featured Historical Boat Excursions

Blackstone Valley Explorer

Explore history in the 40-passenger Blackstone River Valley Explorer, with a narrated tour across the river. Hear about the history of the region, its people, and the ecology of the river and surrounding wetlands. 45 Madeira Ave., Central Falls, Rhode Island 02863. Providence County. Tel: 401-724-2200. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Adirondack II

Bowen's Wharf, Newport, RI 02840. 401-847-0000. Started in 1994, Adironack II is a historic sail boat from the 19th century and offers an excursion across the Newport Harbor. Fee.

Rhode Island Lighthouse Cruise/Newport Harbor Tour

1347 Roger Williams Way North Kingstown, RI 02852. 401-295-4040. A boat cruise across the Narragansett Bay with views of 10 lighthouses. Fee.