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Nathanael Greene Homestead

50 Taft St, Coventry, RI 02816-5314
+1 401-821-8630
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History in your own backyard! Experience it !

Looking for something to do that is family fun and educational without electronic distraction... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
Sandra G
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Coventry, Rhode Island
OUR VIST TO NATHANAEL

This Homestead is 5 minutes from our house. Never went. At Christmas I wanted to see the house... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
linda54069
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Coventry, Rhode Island
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50 Taft St, Coventry, RI 02816-5314
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+1 401-821-8630
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Looking for something to do that is family fun and educational without electronic distraction. Minimal travel from 1-20min anywhere in RI, small quaint location 1 hr tour that keeps kids attention, questions welcomed great tour staff. This trip stimulates "Real Time" Conversations.allows the kids to...More

Thank Sandra G
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This Homestead is 5 minutes from our house. Never went. At Christmas I wanted to see the house decorated for Christmas. We were amazed at so much history. They named a submarine after him. They have an re-enactment in July 2017, which we hear the...More

1  Thank linda54069
Reviewed 15 December 2016

one of America's true hero's lived in this house. General Greene was a RI native and it is said that George Washington visited here to see one of his best Generals. check to see when it is open to viewing. a bit out of the...More

1  Thank Barry N
Reviewed 1 December 2016

I brought my boys here July 4. Everyone was dressed in period clothing. All staff were so welcoming and knowledgeable. House was in beautiful shape and work was being done on the grounds. I would definitely recommend this to anyone visiting RI.

Thank Nancy P
Reviewed 11 August 2016

I'm a Revolutionary War reenactor, so this site was high on my list during my trip to Rhode Island. The caretaker/tour guide Trish was awesome, and also a reenactor. Great collection of period furniture. If you are a photographer like me, you can take pics...More

Thank Charlie P
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

This visit was spontaneous as I saw the signs along the road for Nathaniel Greene' Homestead. I followed the signs into a neighborhood, parking is across the street. Unfortunately, this place is only open on Monday, Friday, and Sunday; I was here on Wednesday. I...More

1  Thank Charlesvincent A
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Firstly I must note that I know the president of the General Greene Homestead Association. He's a longtime friend, (both he & his sister) & they are descendants of the general as well. That being mentioned I will still give a fair assessment of my...More

1  Thank QuentB
Reviewed 19 May 2016

I have been visiting the Greene Homestead for the past 5 years, every time I visit they have vastly improved the look of the property. New parking area, recently cleared fields, roads reopened for the first time in two centuries!! Hiking trails, fishing, excellent and...More

2  Thank RIHistoryGuy
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Being a history teacher, I couldn't pass up the opportunity to see the Homestead. Nathanael was an important part of the American Revolution. The tour guide was informative and the home is well preserved.

1  Thank Christine P
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Loved this place. Please go visit! It does have some room for improvement as other reviews noted -- I'd loved to have heard more stories mixed in with the historical facts, the video could use an update, and it was a little hard to find...More

1  Thank Cat M
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