Rhode Island Tourist Attractions

Rhode Island Tourist Attractions

About Rhode Island

Rhode Island is one of the smallest out the 50 states. It is a beautiful tourist destination. This place is one of the most popular travel destinations and you can plan a vacation with your family as there are lots of places to visit and activities to do. Each place here would give you a different experience. Rhode Island attractions include museums, historic places, sightseeing and touring around the beautiful mountains.

Rhode Island Attractions

Rhode Island is known for its natural beauty and historic places. There are many things that can keep a person busy. A few popular Rhode Island attractions are:

Audubon Society of Rhode Island

The Audubon Environment Education Center is a part of the aquarium and the historic museum that would make you enjoy and be part of this beautiful place. This place is great for people who love aquatic life. Many people walk along the East Bay Bike Path to experience the natural beauty. This place also offers many tours to help you understand and know more about the Audubon Society of Rhode Island.

Bird’s Eye View Helicopters

The Bird’s Eye View is a thrilling experience when one goes on a helicopter. The Robinson R-44 helicopter takes you to Rhode Island’s attractive spot. Many people especially go to see the Bellevue Avenue which is the world’s most popular mansion. It looks amazing from all the four sides. Other than this, one can also see the Rose Island light houses, John F.Kennedy and Jacqueline’s summer house and the beautiful Castle Hill.

Naval War College Museum

The Naval War College Museum is one of the most attractive features of Rhode Island. It is a major Historic Landmark that would take you way back in time to the history of the Navy. In the year 1884, Alfred Thayer Mahan had written an epochal ’’The Influence of Sea Power Upon History’’. This book helped to make many changes that started from the 20th century.

Newport Vineyards

This Vineyard came into existences in 1978 and is owned by a family. The Newport Vineyards come among the major Rhode Island attractions. The visiting hours for the public are between 1pm to 3pm all throughout the week. The entire tour includes having a look at the vineyard, looking at the process of winemaking and of course getting to taste five different varieties of wine. Many tourists also purchase a few bottles of wine.

Providence Warwick Convention & Visitors Bureau

If you think that Rhode Island is all about historic and beautiful places, then you are mistaken. Visiting the Providence Warwick Convention is a complete blend of a hip city and historic places like towns at New England. The Providence has many interesting things to offer like the World’s largest culinary educator is the Johnson & Wales University. Many people opt to stay back in the Providence as chefs after their graduation. It is very easy to commute around Providence as this place is three hours from New York City and one hour from Boston.

Rhode Island has many more tourist attractions and just to name a few, they are, Roger William Park Zoo, the East Green Chamber of Commerce and the Newport & Bristol County Convention and Visitor’s Bureau.

Rhode Island Featured Attractions

  • World's Largest Bug - Providence, Rhode Island
  • Tree Root That Ate Roger Williams - Providence, Rhode Island
  • Fighting Seabee Statue - North Kingstown, Rhode Island
  • Florence Nightingale's Nurse Cap - Westerly, Rhode Island