The Historic Small Town That Every Rhode Islander Should Visit At Least Once

Rhode Island is absolutely packed with history. Everywhere you look is a historic plaque or statue or a house from the 17th century. Saunderstown is a historic small town that every Rhode Islander should visit at least once. This little hamlet is a historic district located in Washington County, in the towns of Narragansett and North Kingstown. It is on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places and is a U.S. Historic District. Check out some of the great reasons to make a day of it in Saunderstown.

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Saunderstown packs an incredible amount of history into one little town. It’s a great place to bring the kids and spend a day soaking up Rhode Island’s colonial past, and some notable Rhode Islanders with major contributions to American history.