- The list below includes 282 free or cheap things to do in or near Newport, Rhode Island, including 102 different types of inexpensive activities like Historic Homes, History Museums, Art Museum and Beaches.
- From Ocean Drive to Cliff Walk, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Newport and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Providence, Fall River, Narragansett and Warwick.
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557 Charlestown Beach Road, Charlestown, RI 02813 MoreLess Info
Featuring a wide expanse of pristine sands, Charlestown Town Beach, is the perfect place to enjoy the surf while avoiding the big crowds. Convenient parking just off the beach, clean changing area and showers are just some of the amenities.
At Kayak Centre, visitors can enroll in a variety of programs related to the sport of kayaking. The center hosts gentle kayaks trips for novices through the nearby harbor, and a scenic coastal tour with experienced instructors.
The Charlestown Gallery showcases exceptional regional painting, sculpture, and photography in their 3,000 sq ft. gallery. Ongoing exhibits, frequent shows, and receptions help to introduce the artist's works and welcome new visitors to the gallery.
Originally known as Spell Hall, Nathanael Greene Homestead, was the home of the Revolutionary War General. Built in 1770, visitors to the site can enjoy a tour of the home and grounds and explore the historical artifacts and exhibits.
A unique holiday experience in Warwick is Splash at Jordan's Furniture store. The store commissioned some of the areas top laser, water and sound specialists to put on a spectacular show to the patrons of Jordan's Furniture.
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701 Bullocks Point Avenue, East Providence, RI 02915 MoreLess Info
Situated along Narragansett Bay, Rose Larisa Memorial Park measures 10 acres and features an amphitheater as well as views of the bay. The park provides picnic tables, benches, a shelter and a trail suitable for walking.
Overlooking the Narragansett Bay, the Salter Grove Memorial Park is a public park that offers a number of amenities and scenic views to its visitors. These include a public boat ramp as well as a number of picnic areas.
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963 Tiogue Avenue, Coventry, RI 2816 MoreLess Info
Featuring dance programs for children, Beaulieu Rita Dance & Gymnastics Center has a facility with wooden floors, wall to wall mirrors, and ballet bars to practice on. The center has a sports shop with dance clothing and accessories.