CHASE-CORY HOUSE (1730, NR)
3908 Main Road at Tiverton Four Corners. Historic District. This gambrel-roofed building is now owned by the Tiverton Historical Society. Special exhibits throughout the season. OPEN: May-Sep; Sun, 2-4:30 p.m. and by appt. 625-5698, 624-8881.
FORT BARTON (NR)
Highland Road across the street from the town hall. Revolutionary War redoubt. It was the troop staging area for the invasion of Aquidneck Island and Newport and the eventual Battle of Rhode Island. Observation tower and 3 miles of nature trail walks. Excellent wild plant walk. OPEN: Year-round, Dawn to Dusk. 625-6700.
RUECKER WILDLIFE REFUGE
Seapowet Avenue. Audubon Society of Rhode Island sanctuary. 48-acres, with 1.5 mile trails winding through woodland, meadow, salt marsh. Feeding herons, egrets and osprey. Variety of plant life. Gift of Miss Emilie Ruecker. OPEN: Daily, Dawn to Dusk 949-5454.