Collaborating to leverage expertise and funding to preserve Rhode Island...


Preserve Rhode Island works with local partners to take on special fundraising, advocacy, and research projects to raise the profile of historic preservation in Rhode Island and think strategically to protect our state's unique and historic places.

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A collaboration of three nonprofit partners – The Preservation Society of Newport CountyPreserve Rhode Island, and the Aquidneck Land Trust – the Coalition brings together resources to execute projects for the benefit of the island’s communities.

Preserve Rhode Island and the Preservation Society of Newport County, have partnered as the Aquidneck Stone Wall Initiative to protect and improve the Island's historic and scenic quality by rebuilding its historic stone walls.


 Preserve RI is embarking on a full rehabilitation of the Valentine Whitman Jr. House (ca. 1696) in Lincoln, as part of our Revolving Fund program.