A Guide for Travelers to Newport, Rhode IslandWith dramatic sea side cliffs and lavish mansions, Newport, Rhode Island is a favorite destination for architecture enthusiasts. Eleven historic Newport mansions are open for tours, so you'll need several days to see them all.
In the summer months, you can also explore 80 acres of gardens and parks. In the winter, don't miss special holiday tours and Christmas festivities at Newport's Mansions.
Must-see Buildings in Newport, Rhode Island:
Famous Architects in Newport:
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Plan Your Newport, Rhode Island Itinerary:
Choose a Historic Hotel in Newport, Rhode Island:
- Chanler at Cliff Walk, a luxurious Newport mansion built in 1873
- Abigail Stoneman Inn, a Victorian bed and breakfast inn with a 1,500 square foot suite for larger groups
- Marshall T. Slocum House, an 1855 Mansard style home
- Romantic Inns and Hotels, recommendations from our Guide to Romantic Getaways