Welcome to the Town of Bristol! Whether you are considering a move to Bristol, or simply thinking about a visit, you will not be disappointed. Bristol is a picturesque seaside community in the heart of New England. We have a vibrant downtown district, world-class recreation amenities, historical sites, and easy access to nearby metros including Providence and Boston.

Bristolians are known for their national pride and commitment to civic service. Bristol is the proud home of America’s Oldest 4th of July Celebration.

Places to Visit

Bristol Maritime Center
Bristol Maritime Center
Town Beach and Sports Complex Sign
Bristol Town Beach & Sports Complex
Quinta-Gamelin Community Center
Quinta-Gamelin Community Center
Rogers Free Library
Rogers Free Library
Bristol Harbor Aerial
Bristol Town Marina
Ocean State Ferry Service
High Speed Ferry

Quick Links

Pay Tax Bill

Online Permits

Land Evidence


Bristol Police

Bristol Schools

Trash Pickup

Job Opportunities

2022 RI Landlord Challenge – State of Rhode Island

Can’t Find What You Need?

This directory is a listing of top-visited services and pages on This is not a comprehensive list of all Town services. To speak with a Town representative, please call (401) 253-7000.

Contact Us

Address: 10 Court Street, Bristol, RI 02809
Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday | 8:00AM – 4:00PM