- TripBuzz found 212 things to do with kids in or near Watch Hill, Rhode Island, including 208 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Montauk, Groton, Westerly and Narragansett.
- From East Beach to Watch Hill Beach, the Watch Hill area offers 109 different types of family activities, including: Beaches, Lighthouses, Monuments and Parks.
- Located between the cities of Boston and New York City, Watch Hill in Rhode Island is a small community nearly surrounded by ocean that adds to it's reputation for scenic beauty. Watch Hill is popular for it's resorts, hotels, fine dining, shopping, and day trip adventures. Swimming, fishing, hiking, rowing, and ocean sailing are destination highlights.
Built in1808, Watch Hill Lighthouse, sits atop a bluff near the entrance to Fishers Island Sound in southern Rhode Island. The site, while the building is closed to the public, features breathtaking ocean views and a glimpse at the incredible ocean-front homes.
The southern most point in Rhode Island, Napatree Point, is a 1.5 mile stretch of sand that now serves as a public beach and nature preserve. Visitors to the point enjoy strolling its length to see ospreys and the federally endangered piping plover.
Watch Hill Light is a lighthouse which was originally constructed by order of President Thomas Jefferson. The lighthouse is 45 feet tall, and was automated in 1986. A small museum can be found on the lighthouse grounds.
Featuring an antique carousel, Watch Hill Carousel & Beach offers visitors scenic views of the Atlantic Ocean. The beach is within walking distance of the downtown, which has shops and a lighthouse for visitors to see.
Built in 1876 and on the National Register of Historic Landmarks, Flying Horse Carousel, has been delighting children for decades. The carousel, whose name was derived from the unique suspension design, is available to ride during non-winter months.