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Public Information
State House, Room 38
Providence, RI 02903
Phone: (401) 222-3983
Fax: (401) 222-1404
TTY: 711


Open to the public
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Rhode Island State House Online Tour

State House Tours

We offer free, guided tours of the State House Monday through Friday except holidays year-round. The stops include the Bell Room, where Rhode Island's replica of the Philadelphia Liberty Bell is displayed; the State Room, where Gilbert Stuart's famous portrait of George Washington hangs; and the Rotunda, where you can gaze upward at one of the world's largest, self-supported marble domes. The tours are offered in partnership with Johnson & Wales University.

  • The tours are 50 minutes long.
  • They are offered at 9 am, 10 am, 11 am, 1 pm and 2 pm.
  • Please arrive at the State House with ample time to get through security.
  • The Rhode Island State House is accessible to persons with disabilities. Sign-Language translation services are available for Individuals who are hearing impaired. Please contact the Public Information Division at least five (5) business days prior to your requested tour date at 401-222-3983 or email
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