Mansion Built by General James Mitchell Varnum It was 1773 when James Mitchell Varnum purchased a large plot of land overlooking Greenwich Bay in East Greenwich, RI, for the sum of $90. Varnum, a … Former home of General James Mitchell Varnum
Historically, armies have gone to war wearing a variety of protective gear, including forms of head … Continue Reading
[FEATURED EXHIBIT] Albumen Photograph of Rhode Islander William Lewis, killed in the American Civil War
In collaboration with Robert Grandchamp, the Varnum Memorial Armory Museum has acquired an amazing … Continue Reading
[FUNDRAISER] Help us acquire American Civil War sword of Capt. James H. Allen, 12th RI Infantry Regiment!
The Varnum Continentals' mission since 1907 has been to preserve and share Rhode Island's rich … Continue Reading
Our preservation production team is putting the finishing touches on a custom dress form for a rare … Continue Reading