- 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.
78% 77 votes
75 Greenmanville Ave, 7, Mystic, CT 06355 MoreLess Info
Mystic Seaport - The Museum of America & the Sea offers a variety of nautical history exhibits and artifacts along with historic vessels and buildings. The museum also hosts several public events and programs.
95% 38 votes
10 Cottrell Street, Mystic River Park, Mystic, CT 06247 MoreLess Info
As a ghost tour, Seaside Shadows takes visitors on a walking trip through cemeteries and the downtown area while narrating the history of famous individuals from the town. The tour guide gives tips for taking psychic pictures with cameras.
89% 438 votes
U.S. Route 1 over Mystic River, Mystic, CT 06355 MoreLess Info
The venerable Mystic River Bascule Bridge is a movable bridge in Mystic, Connecticut. Its movable section is 85 feet long, and each open period lasts approximately 5 minutes. The bridge accepts motor vehicle and pedestrian traffic.
From boarding to storage, Masons Island Marina offers visitors a range of services for their boats. From the marina, visitors have access to Mystic Harbor and can explore the nearby islands, such as Andrews Island and Sixpenny Island.
Located in Mystic, Connecticut, the Mystic Arts Center is an arts appreciation and education center dedicated to inspiring creativity in people of all ages. The Center operates a series of satellite galleries in addition to its main facility and welcomes tour groups.
With the focus on three specific neighborhoods, Martha's Vineyard Tour Guide leads visitors on walking tours while narrating the history of the island. The tour stops at historic sites like the Dr. Daniel Fisher House and the Gingerbread Cottages.
For show riders or pleasure riders alike, High View Farm offers a wide variety of horseback lessons. While their classes are centered around Hunter Seat Equitation, Dressage, Eventing, Jumpers, Western, and Saddleseat instruction is also available.
An organic establishment that is family owned an operated, the Seaside Daylily Farm ships daylilies all over the country. There are many varieties of daylilies including cream, peach, gold, lavender, purple, and wine.
78% 27 votes
1195 Eddie Dowling Hwy Rt 146 S, North Smithfield, RI 02896 MoreLess Info
Rustic Drive-In Theatre is an authentic 1950s drive in theater with 3 screens that all show double features. The theater features a concession stand that offers clam cakes and soft serve ice cream.
75% 4 votes
Martha's Vineyard, Herring Creek Road, Vineyard Haven, MA 02568 MoreLess Info
Situated between two bodies of water, Lake Tashmoo Town Beach provides visitors with dual views of the ocean waters of Vineyard Sound and the lake. On the lake side, visitors can swim in the beach and explore the sand bar.