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Top Family-Friendly Beach Destinations

by Lindsay Hutton

Are you looking for the perfect beach destination for your family this summer? Check out this list of top family-friendly beaches throughout the country, and start planning your next vacation!

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Fred Benson Town Beach
Block Island, Rhode Island


Just a short ferry ride away from the mainland of Rhode Island, Fred Benson Town Beach comes equipped with a bathhouse, pavilion, and items available for rent such as beach chairs, umbrellas, and boogie boards. Admission and parking are free. Away from the shore, Block Island has a host of other kid-friendly activities such as bike rentals to explore the island, and several family-friendly restaurants.

Next: Mayo Beach
Cape Cod, Massachusetts

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