Ever wish you owned your own place on Block Island? Now you can get a glimpse inside some of the island’s prettiest homes and gardens during the 45th Annual Block Island House and Garden Tour, benefiting the Block Island Historical Society. This year’s tour takes place Thursday, August 17 from 10am to 2pm.
Volunteers will be on hand at the homes and gardens to point out features of interest in architecture, design and decor. A major fundraiser for the Historical Society, the event is popular with Islanders and visitors alike. Tickets are $30 in advance, $40 for adults day of tour. For details, including information on directions and where to park, contact the Historical Society at 401.466.2481. To keep up with all of their events and exhibits, follow Block Island Historical Society on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and Tumblr.