- 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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78 Carter Avenue, Pawtucket, RI 02861 MoreLess Info
The German American Cultural Society of Rhode Island is devoted to celebrating and increasing awareness of the area's German heritage. The society operates a restaurant, known as the Rathskellar, that serves German cuisine and beer, and offers many classes.
Since 1921 Atlantic Beach Park has been a charming source of entertainment for kids, teens and adults. The parks most famous attraction, the 1915 Herschell-Spillman carousel, still stands, as well as various other attractions that include bumper cars, a roller coaster and a variety of dining options.
Alley Katz Bowling Center is a bowling alley with advanced lighting, musical equipment and fog machines and an attached restaurant and bar. There is also a game room with barroom arcade staples like Big Buck Hunter and Golden Tee.
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Gay Head, MA 2535 MoreLess Info
Gay Head Light is a historic lighthouse which dates back to 1799 and offers sweeping views of the nearby shoreline and the ocean.
Rhode Island's largest beach with more than a half-mile of sandy shorefront, Misquamicut State Beach, is a favorite for locals and out-of-towners alike. Featuring shower facilities, picnic areas, and shade gazebos get your fun in the sun today.