Narragansett South County Attractions and Things To Do
"American history begins at the Pequot Museum! As
the world's largest Native American museum, the Pequot Museum
explores our nation's firsts, from the first inhabitants of New
England, to the first American Indian War with Europeans, to the
first reservation. No other museum covers more Native American
and natural history. Come see our entertaining, educational, and
impressive exhibits that use sounds, temperatures, and even
scents to transport you back in time.
Wheeler State Beach
Ocean Road. Clean, sandy, safe family beach.
Brine State Beach Sand Hill Cove Road. Clean, gentle surf. Great
fishing off the rocks in the port of Galilee.
State Beach Route 108. Clean, clear, moderate to heavy surf.
Excellent for body surfing. (401) 789-2324.
River Boat Cruises.
The Southland Riverboat has been providing harbor tours, sightseeing
cruises, sunset cruises, fall foliage cruises, boat charters and private
charters for over 30 years
County Museum Canonchet Farm, Narragansett, RI 02882
Canonchet Memorial Corner of Beach Street and Ocean Road. A 6,000-pound
limestone statue of heroic Narragansett tribal Chief Canonchet.
Sculptured in 1977 by Robert K. Carsten.
Memorial State Park Route 108. Coastal Park with tennis courts,
playground and 182 tent and trailer sites. (401) 789-8374
Galilee Fishing Village
Sand Hill Cove Road. Quaint fishing village with a working fishing
Narragansett Indian Monument
Kingstown Road and Strathmore Street. Carved from a single Douglas fir
by Peter Toth, this 23-foot sculpture is one of 41 throughout the
country honoring the American Indian.
Narragansett Pier Beach Ocean Road. Long, southeast facing beach with
long, smooth-breaking waves. Offers some of the best East Coast surfing.
Old Narragansett Pier Life Saving Station Ocean Road. Historic stone
structure is now the famed
Guard House Restaurant.
The Historic Narragansett
is also located at this location
The Pettaquamscutt Cove National Wildlife Refuge provides
grounds for shore birds, terns and a variety of fish.
Point Judith Lighthouse 1460 Ocean Road. An octagonal brick building
erected in 1816. (401) 789-0444.
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Imax Theatre www.imax.com/providence
The Feinstein IMAX Theatre is conveniently
located at the Providence Place Mall. Treat your senses to the most
powerful and involving movie experience yet created.
Monday-Saturday: 10:00am-9:30pm Sunday: 1:00am-7:00pm Hours of Department
Stores, Restaurants, Entertainment Venues & Crate & Barrel may vary,
please call ahead.
RISD Museum www.risd.edu/museum.cfm
Rhode Island School of Design (RISD),
founded in 1877 in Providence, RI, is a vibrant community of artists and
designers that includes 2,200 students from around the world
Providence Children’s Museum is an active place where kids and grown ups
play and learn together.
Roger Williams Park Zoo
Williams Park Zoo is owned and operated by the City of Providence and is
supported by the Rhode Island Zoological Society.
Mystic Aquarium www.mysticaquarium.org
Aquarium & Institute for Exploration is so much more than an aquarium.
It's not just a place to visit ocean life, it's a unique experience in
living marine creatures and the latest discoveries of our underwater
The Preservation Society of Newport
County, Rhode Island's largest cultural organization, preserves and
protects the best of Newport County's architectural heritage.
Newport Vineyards was originally planted in 1977 on a hill overlooking
Rhode Island Sound with the goal of producing fine wines and as a way of
preserving beautiful agricultural land from rapid development.
Greenvale Vineyards produces small
quantities of exceptional estate grown wines. We are located long the
Sakonnet River in Portsmouth, RI, five miles north of downtown Newport.
The Museum of Yachting is dedicated to preserving the culture and heritage
of yachting by fostering education and enjoyment of its traditions and
history through the preservation and presentation of vessels, artifacts,
literature and events.
Stuart Birthplace www.gilbertstuartmuseum.com
The Gilbert Stuart Birthplace is a
multifaceted attraction that takes one on a journey back in time.
Founded in 1958 by South County
residents, the Pettaquamscutt Historical Society encourages the study and
appreciation of the region's history.