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“Quite solitude”

Norman Bird Sanctuary
Ranked #5 of 27 things to do in Middletown
Certificate of Excellence
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Newport, Rhode Island
Level 3 Contributor
9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Quite solitude”
Reviewed February 2, 2013

Very nice facilit thathas great walking trails through natural environment of Aquidneck Island, culminating in a nice overlook of Second Beach. A nice example of how Aquidneck Island used to be.

Visited September 2012
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Alexandria, Virginia
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Very nice trails”
Reviewed December 11, 2012

If you like to walk these trails are great and animal watching.this place is very serene I liked the pure beauty

Visited December 2012
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Providence, Rhode Island
Level 6 Contributor
85 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
“Peaceful”
Reviewed September 24, 2012

Bring your binoculars and camera. Relaxing experience. Walk the trails, look at the wildlife. PS check yourself for ticks.

Visited June 2012
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Boston, Massachusetts
Level 3 Contributor
8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Beautiful scenery, peaceful walk”
Reviewed July 5, 2012

The sanctuary site is gorgeous and peaceful. Loved it.

Visited July 2012
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1 Thank Laura S
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South Kingstown, Rhode Island
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Most Beautiful Place on the Island”
Reviewed June 19, 2012

Having lived in Newport, I was a regular visitor at the Sanctuary. I have a yearly membership fee, but you can hike the property for a small fee (it used to be $5). Paying the fee goes toward a GREAT cause--the environment!

Visited March 2012
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