Maritime Center

The Maritime Center is ONLY open for Official Harbor Department Business and to Pay Dock Bills. If you need to drop off a mooring payment, use the Drop Box on the Main Entrance Door. The Bathrooms and Laundry Facilities are closed to the Public until further notice. If you need to talk to the Harbormaster or his Administrative Assistant please call (401) 253-1700.

Please wear a Mask or Face Covering at all times while in the building.


The Maritime Center offers a variety of amenities to boaters and the public in the Bristol area: 

  • Newly finished and clean restrooms (men’s, women’s, and family)
  • Coin operated showers in all three of our restroom’s
  • Coin operated washer and dryer machines
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Vending Machines (snack and drink)
  • Change Machine (Quarters)
  • Ice (5lb bag, 20lb bag, 25lb block)
  • Coffee and Detergent for sale

Our harbor staff does a tremendous job to satisfy our visitors in any possible way on the boat and in our Maritime Center with any questions or information that you may need. If you haven’t already, come down to the Bristol Maritime Center and enjoy everything we offer.

Seastreak Ferry

Providence – Bristol – Newport
Saturdays & Sundays
Seasonal: June 1st to Sept 7th
Pick up: Bristol Ferry Dock
147 Thames St. – Bristol, RI 02809


Contact Us

Address: 127 Thames Street, Bristol, RI 02809

Hours of Operation May 15th-Oct. 15th:
Monday – Saturday | 8:00AM – 8:00PM
Sunday | 8:00AM – 8:00PM

Hours of Operation Oct. 16th-May 14th:
Monday – Friday | 8:30AM – 4:00PM
Building ONLY open for Official Harbor Business & Dock Payments


VHF Radio: Channel 16

Gregg Marsili

Harbormaster

Phone: 401-253-1700
Fax: 401-253-1706

Jennifer Alves

Administrative Assistant

Phone: 401-253-1700
Fax: 401-253-1706