Easton's Beach, Newport
Whether you're a local or just visiting the Newport area, our Exploration Center & Aquarium with its beachfront location, is the perfect family destination.
Our interactive marine science center is home to more than 140 species from Narragansett Bay. Children can get face-to-fin with lobsters, crabs, and fish from our local waterways. With Newport's only ocean-facing beach just outside our front door, you can continue the beachcombing experience after your visit.
- Smooth dogfish sharks
- Little skates
- Rare lobsters
Easton's Beach Rotunda, 175 Memorial Boulevard, Newport, RI 02840 (map & directions)
Hours of operation
- 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays (through Memorial Day 2014)
- Daily 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. during Mid-winter Recess and Newport Winterfest (February 17-23, 2014)
- Daily 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. during Spring Recess (April 21-27, 2014)
- Daily 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. from Memorial Day to Labor Day
For more information call 401-324-6020
General admission is $6
FREE for Save The Bay members and children under 3. Become a member now. Discounts for military ID and senior citizens.
Open year-round for Schools and Groups, and offer education programs linked to the Grade Span Expectations. Browse & book programs >