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New Shoreham

4.4
Geologic Formations · Lighthouses · Beaches

Popular things to do in New Shoreham

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Geologic Formation
Mohegan Bluffs
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
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Lighthouse
South East Lighthouse
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
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Lighthouse
North Lighthouse
4.6
Duration: 2 hours
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Beach
Ballard's Beach
3.2
Duration: 4 hours
New Shoreham is a town in Washington County, Rhode Island, United States. The town is coextensive with Block Island. The population was 1,041 at the 2010 census, making it the least-populous municipality in the state. New Shoreham was named for Shoreham, Kent, in England. Historic Harbor Church, founded on October 23, 1765, is located at 21 Water Street in New Shoreham.GeographyAccording to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 109.5sqmi, of which, 9.7sqmi of it is land and 99.8sqmi of it (91.11%) is water.DemographicsAs of the census of 2000, there were 1,010 people, 472 households, and 250 families residing in the town. The population density was 103.8 people per square mile (40.1/km²). There were 1,606 housing units at an average density of 165.0 per square mile (63.7/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 97.82% White, 0.59% African American, 0.79% Asian, 0.30% from other races, and 0.50% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 1.19% of the population. Arrange all the small, but important details of your New Shoreham trip itinerary using our United States tour planner.

Side trips from New Shoreham

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Lighthouse
Point Judith Lighthouse Narragansett
4.0
Duration: 2 hours
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Park
Bluff Point, Groton, Ct Groton
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Beach
Roger W. Wheeler State Beach Narragansett
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
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Beach
Salty Brine State Beach Narragansett
4.2
Duration: 2 hours

Hidden gems in New Shoreham

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Hiking Trail
Clay Head Nature Trail
4.9
Duration: 2 hours
Fishing Charter / Tour
Fishing Charters & Tours
4.8
Duration: 2 hours
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Geologic Formation
Rodman's Hollow
4.2
Duration: 2 hours
Gift & Specialty Shop
Block Island Trading Company
4.8
Duration: 2 hours

Kid-friendly things to do in New Shoreham

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Pier / Boardwalk
Mansion Beach
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
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Beach
Fred Benson Town Beach
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
Beach
Coast Guard Beach
4.1
Duration: 2 hours

Museums in New Shoreham

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Art Gallery
Jessie Edwards Studio
5.0
Duration: 2 hours
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History Museum
Block Island Historical Society
4.0
Duration: 2 hours
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Art Gallery
Spring Street Gallery
5.0
Duration: 30 minutes

Wildlife in New Shoreham

Wildlife Area
Sachem Pond Wildlife Refuge
5.0
Duration: 2 hours

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