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Colt State Park Bristol
Colt State Park is the gem of RI w it's beach, kids playgrounds , walking paths, bike paths, boat ramp, tennis courts, basketball courts, baseball fields, soccer fields, bocce courts, picnic areas.
Perfect spot for walking, picnics, family outings.
McCoy Stadium Pawtucket
Home of the longest game in history, 33 innings, McCoy Stadium is a great way to spend a couple of hours with your family and friends while showing your support for the Pawsox, the farm team of the Boston Red Sox.
See the Pawsox, inexpensive quality AAA baseball, fun for families, relaxing, beautiful field, a gem.
Wright's Dairy Farm and Bakery North Smithfield
This place has Great Pastry for the Whole family,The Chocolate Milk is very Fresh and Tasty,, If you are in the Area hit this place and take some pastry home,,
WDF is a well run family business that goes the extra mile to delight their customers.They use fresh milk without additives from their own cows.
Sachuest Point National Wildlife Refuge Middletown
Beautiful location and views, easy trail loops for a leisurely stroll (1.5 mile Ocean View trail and 1.2 mile Flint Point trail), great for families (no dogs allowed, however).
Great little interactive center for little kids and clean restrooms
Brenton Point State Park Newport
Brenton Point State Park on ocean drive is a perfect spot to enjoy family time.. picnic, flying kites, watching the surf, relaxing - views of the ocean incredible..
Plenty of parking, Kites flying, couples, families, and children picnicking and playing.
Beavertail Lighthouse and Park Jamestown
Wonderful family experience, we have a house on Jamestown Island and I cannot get enough of Beavertail lighthouse Park it's a wonderful place to spend an afternoon visit the aquarium in the lighthouse museum in al...
Beautiful walking trail, picnic area and scenery A great place for a family picnic.
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Roger Williams Park Zoo Providence
It’s spacious and quite beautiful with plenty of attractions for anyone to enjoy, from couples, to families to outings, or a solo walk around the park.
Great zoo here in RI, my children have attended summer camp here as well and they LOVED it :) Just a great zoo all around.
Ocean Drive Newport
Brenton Point state park on ocean drive is a perfect spot to enjoy family time.. picnic, flying kites, watching the surf, relaxing... My grandparents brought me here when I was young and I continued the tradition...
Stop, park and get out to walk around and breath in the wonderful ocean air, cool breezes, kites flying, couples and families picnicking, children playing.
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Wilcox Public Library & Wilcox Park Westerly
Let the kids run free, sled in the winter, stroll the pond, sit by the fountain, everyone has a favorite spot enjoy
There are also a number of historic statues, as well as a fun, giant bronze “Runaway Bunny” from the Margaret Wise Brown children’s book.
Warwick Public Library Warwick
The library has a wonderful kids area upstairs and a teen room complete with teen books, their own electronics and even an xbox.
Reference service is outstanding, and the Children’s Librarians are excellent!
Crescent Park Looff Carousel Riverside
Get the White Clam Chowder it’s fabulous!! It’s a RI Landmark located next to the legendary Crescent Park Carousel, a 100+ year old in operation historically important and fun place for children of all ages!
Also across the street at Rose Larissa Park is a perfect spot for picnics, family reunions, wedding or family pictures.
Block Island Ferry Narragansett
... Beer,Chips,Ice Cream,Soda,Candy,I think the best part about the ferry is that you can bring cars on it which makes it a lot easy when you have kids and a lot of luggage.Rember to book your car reservations early!
Great times for "Old Kids (and Young Kids) on the Block!!" Enjoy!!!
Sachuest Beach (Second Beach) Middletown
Surfer's end is our favorite area to watch the kids, adults and surfing classes.
Clean white sand, exceptional views, great for families.
1661 Farm and Gardens New Shoreham
A wonderful place for children of all ages to have an up close and personal encounter with a wide variety of animals, it is a lovely place to visit!
Fun and Free for Kids and Adults, too!
Roger Williams Park Providence
It has lakes with wild ducks, geese, swans and turtles, a carousel and handicapped accessible playground for kids, walking trails, and a greenhouse with beautiful plants where you can also attend workshops.
Enjoy the brisk fall air on a magical nighttime ride aboard illuminated swan boats on Polo Lake in Roger Williams Park, We had 4 of us in the boat, 1 adult and 3 children.
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Providence Children's Museum Providence
The curators have almost endless hands-on exhibits, which is exactly what any good children's museum is all about, and they put a lot of fun into teaching children about history, STEM concepts, and critical thinki...
The museum is really well suited to very young kids, but there's plenty of educational material to keep older kids engaged too.
Castle Hill Lighthouse Newport
We decided to get some food and eat it at the lighthouse, little picnic with the kids.
The protectors, guilding the sailors home to their families.
Goddard State Park Warwick
During Summer months the beach is a relaxing space to spend an afternoon, as well as, the grounds where you can plan a family reunion or picnic.
away from the beach there's lots of picnic tables & open space for running around - great for big family gatherings - reserve far ahead of time for that kind of thing - especially to use the carousel building (lik...
Narragansett Beach Narragansett
... yes you can buy life guard t shirts we were pleased as I bought large ones as a cover up for the kids on a windy but hot day It's great for building sand castles It's our favourite beach in the area with a nic...
Its clean, beautiful sandy beaches is a great place for friends, families and everyone in between.
Flying Horse Carousel Watch Hill
Followed by a delicious ice cream cone at St. Clare's nearby - it is a special treat that makes children want to return to Watch Hill.
Great place to watch your child smile away during a few minutes of vintage carousel fun!
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Southeast Lighthouse New Shoreham
For young kids I would take the route going north from town/ferry up to the North lighthouse, past Crescent Beach (a nice beach to be on) - straight up Corn Neck Road which is flatter and straighter though we did...
Absoulutely a must see for families.
Fort Adams State Park Newport
Learn how the fort was built, its masterful & strategic design, the weapons used, extensive training regimen, the lifestyles of the soldiers and families who lived & worked there, and the Fort Adams Trust’s missio...
I've gone with adults, children and teens and every time everyone has enjoyed the experience!
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Roger W. Wheeler State Beach Narragansett
It's quiet and clean, has beautiful powdery sand, gentle waves (due to a breakerwater about a mile off shore), nice protected dunes, a playground for the kids and pavillion with showers and a snack bar.
There is a wonderful playground and the beach is perfect for little children because it is sheltered from the surf.
Green Animals Topiary Gardens Portsmouth
Kids would love it!! Beautiful landscape to explore, also enjoyed touring the home.
The tour of the house was an unexpected surprise, my grandson loved the antique toys exhibits on the 2nd floor and the house was so original with all the family pictures and framed articles.
Napatree Point Westerly
The floor drops off pretty quickly so children should be under watch at all times.
Do not let kids get in you way, they just enjoy playing and splashing.
Bowen's Wharf Newport
Loved walking around here with our kids!
There is even an arcade for the man child that may be drawn to such a place :-) The views are spectacular and if you have a whole day you could walk around down here.
Blackstone River Bikeway Cumberland
Always a family favorite when we visit our son and his family.
We frequent this bike path as it is clean, safe and a great place for families.
Scarborough State Beaches (North and South) Narragansett
The beach is clean and has a great vibe to it... Kids and adults can spend entire day in the ocean riding the waves - some of the best around!!! Does have a nice boardwalk with one food station and one beach store...
The beaches are clean and the expansive lawns are perfect for families looking to picnic and play games.
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Thames Street Newport
Lots of family, kids, couples just out enjoying the beautiful day!
Thames near Bowen's Wharf has great restaurants and bars, very family friendly too.
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North Lighthouse New Shoreham
The kids, 13 and 8, wanted to see the very top of the island which is beyond the North Lighthouse.
Walked to the North Light with 4 adults six kids below 13 and a dog in the afternoon.