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Watson Farm

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So lovely we've been twice this week

A step back in time. The grounds are lovely and the views to the West Passage are stunning... read more

Reviewed August 1, 2017
KANO1970
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North Kingstown, Rhode Island
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I brought a tour group to this farm and everyone really enjoyed their time! By bringing a group, I... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2016
TourDirector16
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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Aug 1, 2017
“So lovely we've been twice this week”
Jun 30, 2017
“Excellent afternoon: farm overlooking Narragansett Bay. Low key pleasure.”
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Explore this 265-acre property, which today is a working family farm owned by Historic New England. In 1789 Job Watson purchased a piece of this rich farmland, and for the next two centuries five generations of the Watson family cultivated it...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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455 North Rd, Jamestown, RI 02835-2238
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+1 401-423-0005
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Reviewed August 1, 2017

A step back in time. The grounds are lovely and the views to the West Passage are stunning. Heritage breed cows along with sheep and chickens to visit with and don't miss the old fashioned tree swing. So glad this location has been preserved by...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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CaseyFarm, Manager at Watson Farm, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

Thank you so much for your review! So glad you had a great time and we hope you will be back next season.

Reviewed June 30, 2017

Very pleasant venue. Beautiful old farmhouse. Friendly and informative staff. Fun tussling with sheep herding dogs - old mama Dublin who was so focused on her stick that she didn't want to give it up, but so eager to have it thrown so she could...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank jchapin
CaseyFarm, Manager at Watson Farm, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

Thanks for playing with Dublin & Kep! They are not only great herd dogs, but excellent and friendly ambassadors for Watson Farm. Hope you will be back to visit again next season.

Reviewed July 26, 2016

I brought a tour group to this farm and everyone really enjoyed their time! By bringing a group, I was able to reserve a guided tour with the owner and he did a wonderful job. There was a lot of walking, but with beauty all...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed July 11, 2015

So happy to have discovered this beautiful farm several years ago when a coupon was offered to my daughter as part of the Summer Reading Program for our local library. The grounds are absolutely beautiful! Your self guided walk takes you across fields with grazing...More

Date of experience: August 2014
3  Thank Pattyliz13
Reviewed June 15, 2015

Watson Farm in Jamestown is open many times during the year to the public and is a working farm on Narragansett Bay. Check out the website and try to catch the sheep shearing event. Visit some of the neighboring Jamestown farms while you are at...More

Date of experience: October 2014
2  Thank Sjw65
Reviewed August 2, 2012

Watson Farm is a precious jewel in Rhode Island. A peaceful retreat to the farm is always welcome. The dirt road trails lead all over the property so one can sense how farming and living 200 years ago must have been. The gardens and grounds...More

Date of experience: August 2012
7  Thank Linnea L
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