11 Things You Didn’t Know About The History Of Rhode Island

Founded in 1790, Rhode Island has a massive amount of history. You may think you know everything about our quirky little state’s past, but there may be a few interesting facts and firsts you weren’t aware of. Here are 11 facinating things from the history of our state that you might not have known about.

We’ve got bragging rights to a lot of pretty awesome firsts here in Rhode Island, and some very interesting history. Did you learn anything new about our state?