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..
359 Thames Street USA - Newport RI 02840
This hotel is next to the Newport Harbor, within a 10-minute walk of the Newport Art Museum. The hotel offers a kitchen, free Wi-Fi and living area in every suite. Wyndham Inn on the Harbor features a rooftop sundeck. The hotel's Social Lounge offer..
5 Washington Street USA - Newport RI 02840
This Newport hotel offers an indoor/outdoor swimming pool, 2 hot tubs and a private movie theater. The hotel is across the street from the Newport Harbor. Wyndham Long Wharf Resort features a living room and full kitchen in each spacious suite. Gue..
1 Goat Island USA - Newport RI 02840
Prix Prices from : 339 $
This hotel is situated on Goat Island and surrounded by Narragansett Bay. It boasts a full-service spa and saltwater swimming pools. The Newport mansions are within 2 miles. A flat-screen cable TV, iPod docking station, and refrigerator are featured..