The Historic Metcalf-Franklin Farm Preservation Association, Inc.
Established 2006
The Historic Metcalf-Franklin Farm Preservation Association, Inc. is 501c3 all volunteer organization whose mission is to preserve the 18th & 19th Century Metcalf-Franklin Homestead, provide educational opportunities for the community and grow farm fresh, natural vegetables for those experiencing food insecurities in Rhode Island. 

Franklin Farm, in Cumberland, RI, is a town-owned historic farm. Recently added to the National Register of Historic Places, Franklin Farm encompasses over 65 acres of land and includes a mid-19th century Greek Revival-style farmhouse; an early-19th century timber-framed barn; a ca. 1903 dairy barn; and a 20th-century garage.

Used for many years as a dairy farm, the land and buildings now belong to the public, under the direction of the Historic Metcalf-Franklin Farm Preservation Association. Many programs are run on the site, and the farm is home to a community garden and farm stand.

Contact Franklin Farm

address:
The Historic Metcalf-Franklin Farm Preservation Association (HMFFPA)
ATTN: President Pam Thurlow
P.O. Box 7943
Cumberland, RI 02864

email:

social media:
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