Kingston is a small town located in the state of Rhode Island, in the United States. It is located in Washington County, near the city of Newport. The town is situated on the east side of Narragansett Bay and is home to the University of Rhode Island. Kingston is home to many attractions, including Fort Wetherill State Park, Colt State Park, and the Norman Bird Sanctuary. It is also known for its historic churches and buildings, and for its rural atmosphere. Kingston is a popular destination for outdoor activities, such as fishing, boating, and sailing.