Covid 19 Update: The Audubon Nature Center and Aquarium is currently open to the public for visitation. All other Audubon facilities are currently closed. Trails remain open for all to enjoy safely! Learn More
Nature Center and Aquarium
Plan your visit! The Audubon Nature Center and Aquarium is a natural history museum and aquarium, offering easy walking trails through various habitats and a boardwalk to Narragansett Bay. Stop in to the Nature Shop and view our live Common Raven Zachariah! Guided walks, birding classes, lectures, and family programs are offered throughout the year. The facility and trails are handicapped-accessible.
1401 Hope Street (Rte 114)
Bristol, RI 02809
(401) 949-5454 x3118
Exhibits & Nature Gift Shop: Open Thursday - Sunday 9:30 am - 4:30 pm; Closed Monday - Wednesday
Trails and Grounds: Dawn - Dusk
Child (ages 4-12) $4.00
Child (under 4) free
Audubon Society of RI Members FREE
Call us for information on groups of more than 10 people.
Audubon's administrative office is situated on the Powder Mill Ledges Wildlife Refuge. During operating hours, we welcome you to stop in before or after your hike to say hello, use the restroom and refill your water bottle! Field guides and basic backyard bird feeding necessities are also available for sale.
Audubon Society of Rhode Island
12 Sanderson Road
Smithfield, RI 02917
(401) 949-5454 x3000
Currently open to guests by appointment only: Monday - Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm.