Opulent mansions, unique boutiques, elegant restaurants, sprawling vineyards, rooftop bars, and some of the most historic attractions in the country are all nice, but every now and then we like to let our inner kid out to play. From casual eateries with some of the best grub around, to hands-on experiences like a touch tank aquarium set right on the beach or a scavenger hunt inside the International Tennis Hall of Fame, your kids are going to have to try really hard to be bored here.
WHERE TO EAT
PET A SEA URCHIN
Get up close and personal with a variety of sea creatures at Save the Bay's aquarium, featuring three touch tanks and more than 40 species from local waters including little skates, urchins, spider crabs, sea stars, dogfish sharks and more.
TRANSPORT BACK TO THE 18TH CENTURY
Explore 18th-century farm life in Rhode Island at Coggeshall Farm in Bristol, where history comes to life. You'll roll up your sleeves and help run the farm, from a candlelit dinner that you and your family helped cook over the hearth to maple sugaring.
HELP SAIL A BOAT
Calling all Captains: Climb aboard a legendary America's Cup 12 meter & help raise the sails as you head out through the harbor. (Note: Open seasonally)
PUT YOUR GAME FACE ON
Stay entertained at Ryan Amusements with two floors of activities housing 50 arcade and skill games.
SWEET TOOTH TREATS
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