Come to the Smith field Rhode Island Appleby House Museum to, add an extra spooky decoration to your house this Halloween. At the paper cutting crafts: Halloween decorations event happening October 17 starting at 1:00 PM and going to 4:00 PM. The paper cutting crafts: Halloween decorations event is free for all children along with museum tours unless your an adult in which case the tour is $5. Have fun making all sorts of ghost and ghouls for Halloween and take a trip back in time in this living museum. The Appleby House was the home of Elisha Smith, the grandson of John Smith “The Miller,” a member of Roger Williams’ original party of six men who left the Massachusetts Bay Colony to start the colony of Providence, Rhode Island, in 1636. See how many lived in the 1600’s and learn about the history of Smith Field along with the rich history of Rhode Island.