Concert Hall - Historic Building/Landmark
35 Ocean Rd., Narragansett, RI 02882
The Towers, also known as the Tower entrance to the Narragansett Casino is a historic structure located on Ocean Road in Narragansett, Rhode Island. It is the only remnant of the Narragansett Pier Casino built in the 1880s. On November 25, 1969, it was added to the National Register of Historic Places.
Today, having survived a number of fires, nor'easters, and hurricanes, the Narragansett Towers are the only remaining part of the original Narragansett Pier Casino. One of the most recognizable landmarks in Narragansett, The Towers currently hosts weddings, dances, dinners,plays, and fashion shows. Its location on Crescent Beach makes it an ideal venue for social events.
The Towers can be seen in the background of the Rhode Island based cartoon, Family Guy, episode "Peter's Got Woods," when Peter rides by on a tandem bicycle with James Woods, both engaged in song. The Casino at the Narragansett Towers is also the location of the first reports of the now popular seafood dish "clams casino". Many events take place on the land adjacent to the towers, as well as the land next door, where the Casino once stood. Events such as The Blessing of the Fleet road race and festival, Local art festivals, The Lighting of the Town Christmas tree, and many beautiful weddings, such as Thomas and Jennifer Clark and James and Nicole O'Brien.