Bristol Explorer Pass

Steeped in a rich history that spans three centuries, Bristol, Rhode Island is a quintessential New England waterfront town.

The town center is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and with its unwavering commitment to preservation, Bristol continues to maintain the picture-perfect charm of a historic port town.

The Bristol Explorer Pass opens the doors of 5 of unique attractions in Bristol, RI. for a full week!

Imagine a day…

  • Walking along the Audubon Society’s boardwalk overlooking Narraganset Bay
  • Picnicking in the gardens at Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum; built in the 1900s by the Van Wickle family
  • Chasing chickens at Coggeshall Farm, Bristol’s only living history museum based in the 1700s
  • Lapping up the luxury of 1800s-living at Linden Place
  • Strolling through the Herreshoff museum’s Hall of Boats and imagine the sailing life.

Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum

Built in 1895, this 45-room English-style estate sits on 33 acres of land and is the original home to the Van Wickle family. This property houses historic heirlooms, crafted stonework, and is surrounded by unique gardens and arboretum that overlook the Narragansett Bay.

Coggeshall Farm Museum

Prepare to get your hands dirty exploring the lives of ordinary tenant farmers living on the edge in 1799. Meet rare-breed livestock, tend heirloom vegetables, and explore 48 acres of fields woods and salt marsh. Time doesn’t stand still around here. Visit, and neither will you.

Linden Place

Considered the “crown jewel” of Bristol, Rhode Island’s historic waterfront district. We invite you to come and explore this magnificent estate, Bristol’s ‘Great House’, where generations of seafaring DeWolfs, Colts, and Barrymores entertained presidents and politicos.

The Audubon Society of Rhode Island’s Environmental Education Center

Is a destination of discovery for nature enthusiasts of all ages. Winding trails, guided programs, aquarium and natural history exhibits are available year-round.

The Herreshoff Marine Museum / America’s Cup Hall of Fame

Is dedicated to the education and inspiration of the public through presentations of the history and innovative work of the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company and the America’s Cup competition. The Museum celebrates excellence in design, innovation, education and technology and it is one of the nation’s most important historic maritime treasures. Immerse yourself in exhibits about the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company, the America’s Cup, and the fabulous people and yachts that gained fame around the world.

Explore Bristol Today!

Adult Tickets are just $35.00
For 5 unique attractions in Bristol, RI. for a full week!

Available April through October

Buy your tickets here

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