Rhode Island Historical Society

John Brown House Museum

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18th-century brick mansion lets visitors explore the local social and cultural history

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Promotional value expires Dec 31, 2013. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Valid only for option purchased. Limit 1 per visit. Reservations required for guided tours. Valid for either guided tours or audio tours. Not valid on 7/4/13. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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  • $10 for entry to the John Brown House Museum for two (up to a $20 value)
  • $18 for entry to the museum for four (up to a $40 value)

Built in 1788, the John Brown House Museum displays the culture and social life of its early years through its architecture, as well as preserved collections of artwork and decor—featuring a squirrel motif.

Rhode Island Historical Society

More than 25,000 artifacts, 100,000 printed items, 400,000 historic maps and photographs, and 9 million feet of motion-picture film. Founded in 1822, the Rhode Island Historical Society chronicles the past of its native state with an expansive collection, film screenings, special presentations, and other weekly events. In addition to these programs, the organization keeps local history alive at its three historic sites. Visitors can embark on guided or self-guided explorations of the 18th-century John Brown House Museum—a registered National Historic Landmark—as well as the library, which houses the society's collections. The Rhode Island Historical Society also oversees the Museum of Work and Culture, where exhibits recount the social, cultural, and economic history of northern Rhode Island through the 20th century.

Customer Reviews

The staff and volunteers were very welcoming and friendly. The tour guide was very knowledgeable and passionate about the history he shared with us.
Aly W. · December 15, 2013
Very educational experience and excellent tour guide
Anthony U. · November 28, 2013
The John Brown house is very beautiful and filled with lots of historic treasures. The recorded tour was interesting and easy to follow. The staff were very pleasant and helpful. I would definitely recommend!
Jeff G. · October 24, 2013
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    John Brown House Museum

    52 Power Street

    Providence, RI 02906


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