Early Victorian Gothic structure designed by Russel Warren; built for the Warren Artillery Co. at the end of Dorr’s Rebellion in 1842. As the cultural center of Warren in the 19th century, it is now undergoing restoration while available to rent for civic and social events.
This two-story gable roof with an Early Victorian-Gothic structure was designed by Russell Warren. Brown University, originally called Rhode Island College, held its first classes on this site in 1769 before moving to Providence.
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Greek Revival church with a tetrastyle Doric portico and prominent 130′ 5-stage spire is one of the earliest Methodist churches in New England.
This handsome Early Victorian brick structure with Itailianate detail was designed by Providence architect Thomas A. Tefft. It was dedicated in 1848 as the town’s first public high school and is the third oldest high school in Rhode Island. Warren’s 2nd Story Theatre purchased the building in 2013, and it currently serves as their rehearsal space and set workshop.
Two-story gable roofed structure built of rough rubble stone during the Greek Revival era. Constructed for blacksmith Francis Marble who used the lower floor as a shop and ambitiously the second floor as a social hall for public and private functions.
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this Federal style structure, the second oldest continuously used Masonic Hall in North America, was partially built from oak timbers that were part of the British “stone fleet’ sunk in Newport Harbor during the Revolutionary War.
Taken from the “Book of the Dead” and “Papyrus of Ani”, Egyptian motif frescos hand painted in 1915 by RISD artist and Mason, Max Muller, adorn the 2nd floor Lodge Room.
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A freshwater spring known through local tradition as being in close proximity to where Massasoit, ruler of the Wampanoags, resided. It was Massasoit who signed a treaty of peace with the Pilgrims, which was never violated during his lifetime. He died in 1660.
The earliest surviving house on Warren’s waterfront, distinctive for its great center chimney, steep gable and handmade bricks laid in Flemish Bond style. Currently a museum, the building was restored by the Massasoit Historical Association.
Two-story gable roof Early Victorian structure which was home to one of the town’s earliest companies of firemen. The building was restored in the mid-1970s and is now the town fire museum, housing the town’s first fire engine “Little hero” which was built in 1802.
The second oldest town burial ground in Warren (Kickemuit Cemetery being the oldest). Members of
many of the village’s oldest families are buried here, including town notables such as Nicholas Campbell, a participant in the Boston Tea Party.
An early example of late Victorian eclectic architecture, combining an Italian Renaissance tower on a Federal hip-roofed structure, with Italianate compound windows. Notably, the original tower was reduced in size after damage from the Hurricane of 1938.