Things to see and do - Newport
Unmissable tourist sites
Newport Travel guide
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Set on an island in Narragansett Bay, Newport has evolved from a bustling colonial port to a 20C resort for the fabulously rich and famous to its present incarnation as a modern tourist mecca. The famed mansions here provide an architectural sampler of the nation's most aesthetically pleasing building styles from the 17C to the 19C. The city sponsors several renowned music festivals for folk, jazz and classical music.
Tourist attractions Newport : Things to see and do
Bellevue Ave. USA - Newport, RI
Bellevue Drive runs south from Newport's Memorial Avenue to Land's End where it intersects with Ocean Drive, passing enroute some of Newport's spectacular mansions. Along the way you'll see Beechwood, Marble House, Rosecliff, Belcourt Castle and Roug..
44 Ochre Point Ave USA - Newport, RI 02840
The Breakers is an opulent 70-room Italian Renaissance-style palace (1895), designed by Richard Morris Hunt. Outfitted with French and Italian stone, marble and bronze, red alabaster and gilded plaster, it was used as a summer retreat for the family ..
596 Bellevue Ave USA - Newport, RI
Renowned architect Richard Morris Hunt used 500,000 cubic feet of American, African and Italian marble in the lavish 1892 "cottage" that he designed for millionaire yachtsman William K. Vanderbilt. The classical portico is supported by four..
75 Mill Street USA - Newport RI 02840
Prix Prices from : 185 $
One block from Newport, Rhode Island's vibrant Thames Street and the waterfront, this renovated, 19th century mill offers spacious suites with historic appeal and contemporary amenities. The suites at Mill Street Inn feature original beams and expos..
6 Mary Street USA - Newport RI 02840
Ideally situated on Newport's historic Thames Street, this inn offers luxurious accommodation amid cobblestones and gaslights within walking distance of the city's best restaurants, and night clubs. The America's Cup Inn features individually decora..
41 Mary Street USA - Newport RI 02840
Built in 1909, this historic, 5-star Newport mansion features fine dining, a luxury spa and a garden terrace with an outdoor pool and city views. The Newport Mansions are within 2 miles away. A flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi and a DVD player are include..