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Address: 583 Third Beach Rd., Middletown, RI 02842
Phone Number: 401/846-2577
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Activities: Birdwatching

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Nice area

Nice bird sanctuary. A fair number of trails both thru marsh area, woods, etc. I didn't see many birds mid-day but I imagine during the dusk/dawn there would be ones visible as I... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Boston, Massachusetts
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79 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

Nice bird sanctuary. A fair number of trails both thru marsh area, woods, etc. I didn't see many birds mid-day but I imagine during the dusk/dawn there would be ones visible as I could hear them during mid-day.

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Middletown, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

Just a few minutes drive from downtown Newport. Nice walking trails, views of the ocean, friendly staff. Peaceful spot.

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Connecticut
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

This is pretty much a self guided hike through the woods. Saw a snake and found a tick embedded in my flesh. Unless you are an experienced birder with fancy binoculars then you probably won't be all that impressed.

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Newport, Rhode Island
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

This is a wonderful place with a barn and history of birds and animal found on the island. They also offer a summer camp up to 12years old... You can walk thru the sanctuary but make sure you use tick repellent!

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Sheringham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Made a brief visit to Norman Bird Sanctuary, beautiful place. Staff were so welcoming. Just wish we had more time

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

This is a beautiful place for a gentle walk with lots of different habitat. It is suitable for families or for bird nerds like me. There is a great rock promintary with a view over to the shore. Worth combining with a visit to Sachuest Point.

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charlestown, ri, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Great trails for hiking and exploring. Well kept and maintained for everyone to enjoy. Great birding and views of Sachuest Point Refuge Center and the cliffs of Newport. Take a moment and put down the cell phone and explore and enjoy nature in the raw.

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Fairfield, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We have never been here before but finally made our way to this pristine location with 7 miles of hiking trails. Although we heard a wild turkey, he avoided being seen. Can see the coast line from the top of the trial.

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rhode island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

spent an early spring day here. Did 2 hiking trails - they are well maintained. Good for all ages as there are great tress and birds. We even came upon 2 hawks hunting. We could have used a few more signs for guidance

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

We took the ridge trail with 8 people in our group including three children ages 7, 10, and 12. It was a really nice Forrest walk up a fairly flat trail with sloping rock path at the end. Solid footwear a must. The end point is a rocky outcropping looking over Gardiner's pond and second Beach. Probably took an hour... More 

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Additional Information about Norman Bird Sanctuary

Address: 583 Third Beach Rd., Middletown, RI 02842
Phone Number: 401/846-2577
Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Middletown
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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