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Rose Island Lighthouse

Closed for 2020 due to the current pandemic conditions. The fully restored and functional lighthouse is a living piece of maritime history. Both the Rose Island light station and Ft. Hamilton are open for guided tours daily between 10 am and 4 pm from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Other activities include beach combing, fishing, bird watching and swimming (no lifeguard). Picnic tables and public toilets are available. If you plan on visiting the Rose Island Lighthouse you will need to purchase a separate Landing Fee Ticket. Adults $10.00 – Children 12 and under $7.00. RILF members are not charged. The island is closed to the public during fundraisers. For more information: 401.847.4242.

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Upcoming Events

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COASTAL QUEEN Live Music and Sunset Cruise, July 14

Join us aboard COASTAL QUEEN for a leisurely sunset cruise and listen to the original acoustic guitar instrumentals of Fred Bartlett. 7:30–9pm. Valid ID and cloth face covering required.

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COASTAL QUEEN Wine and Cheese Tasting Cruise

COASTAL QUEEN welcomes guests at sunset for a Wine Tasting and Sunset Cruise—featuring select wines from Grapes and Gourmet and sights of the East Passage. Valid ID and cloth face covering required.

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COASTAL QUEEN Sunset Cruise

TICKET LINK WILL BE POSTED SOON FOR THIS SPECIAL EVENT-There's no better place to be than on a cruise aboard the COASTAL QUEEN at sunset! Join us from 7:30–9pm.

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