In April, Newport sailors put finishing touches on their boats and get ready to launch. We all welcome milder temps. Festivals and local businesses participate in outdoor activities that inspire works of art. Bowen’s Wharf is home to amazing art galleries that explore s ..Read More
Taste your way around the Ocean State at Newport Oyster Festival! Meander the historic walkways of Bowen's Wharf with over 20 local shops and restaurants. Tour tickets & friendly info daily at our Pilot House!
Welcome to Newport's Premiere Year-round Destination. Brick walks, granite quays, and 18th century commercial wharf buildings bring you back to Bowen's beginnings as a thriving seaport in one of the finest natural harbors in New England. Trading with all corners of the world, then and now, Bowen's Wharf is the anchor of Newport!
By car, boat, or plane, Bowen's Wharf is within reach. Arriving at Newport's premiere shopping and dining destination is remarkably easy. Our centrally located parking lot is the most convenient place for your vehicle. We also offer free dinghy tie-up for those arriving by boat, and we are a stone's throw away from the Discover Newport with shuttle and bus service to all major New England cities and airports. Cruise ship passengers arrive nearby and there is plenty of parking within minutes of our shops and restaurants.Check out the dock cam... | Download our brochure...
Sunset sails, harbor cruises, parasailing, and ferry trips are all offered at Bowen's Wharf! Purchase your tickets through the Bowen's Wharf Pilot House and you'll enjoy a fun experience on the waters of Newport Harbor and Narragansett Bay.