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Explore a Classic Seaside Town

Find unforgettable adventures in Bristol

People dream about the quintessential New England waterfront town. Beautiful boats sailing through the harbor, amazing seafood with a beautiful view and incredible parks throughout the city. Bristol embodies all of those traits and more, with tons of places to stay and things to do in the area. Explore Bristol RI wants to make planning your trip easier, offering dozens of resources to help you create the perfect vacation.

About Bristol

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About Bristol

Things to Do

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Things to Do

Places to Stay

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Places to Stay

Events Calendar

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Events Calendar


Soak In the Culture of Bristol

We'll help you find fun things to do

You'll never be bored in Bristol

There are so many things to do in our town, and Explore Bristol RI wants to help you find all your favorites. While in Bristol, you can...

  • Visit one of our historic monuments or art museums
  • Enjoy delicious food at a local waterfront restaurant
  • Take a walking tour to learn more about the town
  • Explore the harbor on a classic New England boat tour


Ready to see what our coastal town has to offer? Start planning your trip today.

Want to be part of our website?

If you have a business or upcoming event you want to add to the Explore Bristol RI website, we're all ears. It's our mission to highlight as many local businesses and happenings as possible, and we want to include you in our messaging. Reach out to our team of volunteers today for more information.

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