The Classic Arcade Bar In Rhode Island That Will Take You Back To Your Childhood

Do you remember saving up your allowance all week so you could spend all day at the arcade when you were a kid? You can step back in time when you visit Shelter Arcade Bar in Providence, where you’ll enjoy all the games you played as a kid – and you can have a drink at the same time.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

To keep up on the latest events at Shelter Arcade Bar, follow its Facebook page. What was your favorite video game when you were a child? Tell us in the comments!

Step back a little further in time with these vintage photos of the Newport Bridge Construction.