Take a tour of the 1707 home of Declaration-signer Stephen Hopkins, his...read more
Take a tour of the 1707 home of Declaration-signer Stephen Hopkins, his family and their slaves, eight rooms full of antiques, Hopkins heirlooms and 18th century atmosphere. Learn about Rhode Island's own Founding Father and his house, the city's oldest, moved twice but virtually unmodernized, where George Washington was a guest in 1776. Relax in our parterre garden designed by Alden Hopkins of Williamsburg. We're on Benefit Street between the John Brown House and Roger Williams' First Baptist Church, a block from the RISD Museum, the Providence Athenaeum, the Brown campus and spectacular WaterFire. Open December through March, Wednesdays 11AM t 2PM, April though November, Saturdays 10 AM to 4 PM, and year-round by appointment, *** til 10 PM when it falls on a FULL lighting of WaterFire (last tour starts at 9:30 PM)*** Not 12/28th
Tour highlights available in Chinese - Spanish & French coming soon!