Jamestown Historical Society

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2024 Spring Newsletter

Our Spring 2024 Newsletter is now available! Read now to stay up to date with the Jamestown Historical Society!

JHS Revamps Website to Enhance Accessibility and Engagement 

The Jamestown Historical Society launched a redesigned website, ushering in improved accessibility, interactivity, and community engagement.
JOHN C. REMBIJAS

John C. Rembijas

John C. Rembijas was born in Woonsocket, Rhode Island in 1916, his parents having immigrated from Poland.

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The JHS Collection

Explore Our Interactive Map

Plan your trip to Jamestown’s historic sites and learn its history through its artifacts.

Featured Exhibits

Dan in Real Life 2007-005-001
An Island Economy: Jamestown Businesses
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Land Agreement Document
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Jamestown in the Resort Era
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Rhode Tour App: Jamestown Forts

Historic Sites

The JHS Mission

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Help preserve & share the history of Jamestown, RI. Maintain the Museum, the Windmill, the Meetinghouse and the Conanicut Battery. Preserve the Society’s collection of documents, photographs and artifacts.