It's by far one of New England's most beautiful and historic towns, and is only a short drive from anywhere on the Southcoast. Bristol, RI is a tourist destination on Narrangansett Bay that is often overlooked by the people of this area.

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The Town of Bristol has been around since the mid-1700's and is full of history. It's actually the home of the oldest continuous Fourth of July parade in America. the famous parade dates back to 1785, and was attended by some of our country's forefathers.

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But, any day you choose to visit Bristol, you can enjoy great scenery, the historic building, the town common, the Bristol Ferry Lighthouse as well as museums. There's also shops and some great restaurants. For a list of attractions and events, click HERE.

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It's my guess that you'll have an enjoyable day or evening in this New England gem.