Guided Tours & Office Info
"If you can arrange it, schedule a tour. The house is very well preserved and loaded with detail. The woodwork is exceptional. The gardens have also been preserved. The house is rich in tradition and well worth a look." - 2008 visitor
Monday thru Friday | 9:00 am to 4:00 pm
199 Hope Street, Providence, RI 02906
David Wrenn, Lippitt House Administrator | 401.453.0688 | email
May - October | Fridays at 11:00 am, 12:00 pm, 1:00 pm & 2:00 pm
(Exceptions: July 5 and August 2)
Guided tours during the week can also be scheduled in advance.
The Museum is closed on major holidays.
November - April | By appointment only - call or schedule online
$10 per person
Children under 12 free
Special group rates are available.
The Governor Henry Lippitt House Museum is located on the East Side of Providence at 199 Hope Street, Providence, Rhode Island.
From Interstate 95 (north and south) follow signs for Interstate 195 East. Travel on 195 east to exit 2 Gano Street/India Street. Take a left at the end of the ramp onto India Street. At the end of street onto Gano Street. At fourth traffic light turn left onto Angell Street. Go five blocks to Hope Street. The museum is on the corner of Hope and Angell Streets. Street parking is available.
Looking for a place to stay during your visit to Providence and the Lippitt House?
Visit the Providence-Warwick CVB website to find hotels and other accomodations!