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Portsmouth

Known for Family-Friendly, Beaches and Dining

Head to sights like Green Animals Topiary Gardens and Escobar's Highland Farm as you discover Portsmouth.

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Head to sights like Green Animals Topiary Gardens and Escobar's Highland Farm as you discover Portsmouth.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Step back in time and learn more about local history with a stop at Fort Adams State Park in Newport. Stroll along the area's seaside or experience its lively festivals.

Learn more about the local history when you visit The Breakers, a well-known historical site in Bellevue Avenue Historic District. Wander the beautiful beaches and seaside in the area.

Admire a remarkable feat of engineering when you cross the colossal bridge that spans the East Passage of Narragansett Bay to connect Newport and Jamestown.

Spend the day relaxing by the ocean at Newport’s largest surf beach, where you can play in the waves, ride a carousel and stroll along a scenic boardwalk.

See local and international acts performing live music, Broadway shows, stand-up comedy, circus and more at this enormous 1920s movie theater.

Enjoy a stop at WaterFire Providence, an entertaining place to visit in Providence. Amble around the area's college campus or attend a sporting event.

Stroll down this historic thoroughfare that runs parallel to Newport’s waterfront and check out the heritage façades, cozy pubs and great cafés.

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Relax aboard an Amtrak Regional train on the way to New York City, where you enjoy a day of fun and exploration that includes a hop on, hop off bus tour. Rest your eyes a bit while sitting on comfortable, roomy seats, or visit the Café Car before finding yourself in Penn Station before you know it.

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Take the train from Providence and experience Boston, one of the United States’ oldest cities, where several key events of the American Revolution occurred. Enjoy your day among famous sites using the convenient hop-on hop-off trolley system, and eat lunch at the eclectic Hard Rock Cafe.

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Soak up the sweeping coastal beauty on display during Newport's famous 10-Mile Drive. Ten whole miles (16 km) of historical landmarks and endless views of the Atlantic Ocean await you at every turn of this stunning journey.

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Take in the elegance and heritage of the Ocean Drive Historic District as you cruise past 10 miles (16 km) of yacht-dotted coastline and long-standing estates. Hear about the who's-who of “The Drive,” and stop for an up-close look at one famed mansion.

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Using your smartphone, you'll be given nearly 150 objects to find during your scavenger hunt. You'll then wander throughout the downtown area searching for the items. Once you've found the object, you'll send a photo in to score points.

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Can you survive the zombie apocalypse… Zombie Scavengers leads you into the city to collect supplies to survive during this interactive scavenger game. With the whole world in chaos and zombies outnumbering the living 10 to 1, small colonies of the living are doing all they can to survive.