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Go Boston Card
"Choose free entry to over 40 unique attractions and tours in Boston and its surrounds then let your Go Boston Card do the rest. You'll receive discounts and special offers on shopping dining and activities plus a 69-page guidebook to help you plan your Boston vacation. The Go Boston Card leaves you in control allowing you to have the best customized experience possible. The Go Boston Card is available for one two
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Go Boston Card
"Choose free entry to over 40 unique attractions and tours in Boston and its surrounds then let your Go Boston Card do the rest. You'll receive discounts and special offers on shopping dining and activities plus a 69-page guidebook to help you plan your Boston vacation. The Go Boston Card leaves you in control allowing you to have the best customized experience possible. The Go Boston Card is available for one two
From $54.00
 
Go Boston Card
"Choose free entry to over 40 unique attractions and tours in Boston and its surrounds then let your Go Boston Card do the rest. You'll receive discounts and special offers on shopping dining and activities plus a 69-page guidebook to help you plan your Boston vacation. The Go Boston Card leaves you in control allowing you to have the best customized experience possible. The Go Boston Card is available for one two
From $54.00

Most Viewed Off The Beaten Path in Newport

Off The Beaten Path

The Wave

Right by the Rhino bar is "The Wave" sculpture by KAy Worden. It's a green wave cresting with a pair of feet sticking out from it. On one of my visits Nathalie found this very amusing. Liz also thinks...
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Channing Memorial Church

Channing Memorial Church was constructed in the 1880 and dedicated to William Ellery Channing on the 100th anniversary of his birth. The church is constructed mainly of porphyritic granite, featuring...
Ewingjr98
Oct 25, 2011

Commodore Matthew C Perry Monument

The Commodore Matthew C Perry Monument stands in Touro Park facing Bellevue Avenue in the heart of Newport, RI. The statue was designed by John Quincy Adams Ward, erected in 1869, and dedicated by...
Ewingjr98
Oct 25, 2011

First Lutheran Church

The First Lutheran Church was built around 1895 or 1898. Since then it has been converted into a private home, while keeping many of the original architectural elements. Believe it or not, this old...
Ewingjr98
Oct 24, 2011

Touro Jewish Cemetery

Touro Cemetery was dedicated in 1677, as the burial ground for Newport's Touro Synagogue. The cemetery is the second oldest Jewish cemetery in the United States. Until another Jewish cemetery was...
Ewingjr98
Oct 23, 2011

Odlin-Otis House - Hoistoric Home, Spring St.

The Odlin-Otis House was constructed around 1705. Over the years the house was slowly expanded and modified to add rooms, and it even became a duplex in the 1800s. The Newport Restoration Foundation...
Ewingjr98
Oct 23, 2011
 
 
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Elephant Ears

We were in Country Kettle Fudge when Liz spotted some Elephant Ears. I personally didn't think they were elephant ears, they were not the ones I was accustomed to seeing. She was in heaven since they...
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cjg1
Apr 17, 2009

Brenton Point State Park, Ocean Ave.

We were trying to find the mansions and just kept turning right off the Interstate, and ended up following Harrison Ave./Ridge Rd. out to Brenton Point. We stopped when we saw the spectacular surf!...
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cruisingbug
Oct 11, 2006

Women's Right To Vote Meeting House

After Oliver Hazard Perry Belmont died (1908) Alva Erskine Smith Vanderbilt Belmont reopened Marble House. In 1909, she founded the Political Equality League. She had a Chinese Tea House built on the...
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grandmaR
Aug 06, 2005

Newport Regatta Club

Located on Goat Island. Take advantage of the amazing views of the harbor and Newport Bridge. Pack a sandwich and chill on the gorgeous green lawn and ocean wall. It's private, but I've been several...
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NSEW
May 24, 2004

HAMMERSMITH FARM. 28-room...

HAMMERSMITH FARM.28-room cedar-shingled cottage located on the East Passage of Narragansett Bay and surrounded by acres of beautifully landscaped gardens.Summer home of the Auchincloss family for four...
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cobrioc
Aug 24, 2002

Ghost show every night

It started at 5 PM and the entrance fee was low. During the tour you even listened to chains and strings noise from beyond, from the world of the spirits.
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jorgejuansanchez
May 24, 2015

Porta Potties?!

Yes Newport has PortaPotties right by Cliff Walk near the Breakers. I was a bit surprised and shocked they were there but I guess it could be worse...I think.
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cjg1
Apr 10, 2012

Independence Day

We came to Newport to see the Independence Day fireworks... much better viewed with a reflection of water in the foreground.
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frankcanfly
Sep 25, 2002

Top Hotels in Newport

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One Bellevue Ave., Newport, Rhode Island, 02840, United States
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590 Ocean Dr., Newport, Rhode Island, 02840, United States
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317 W Main Road, Middletown, Rhode Island, 02842, United States
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25 America's Cup Ave., Newport, Rhode Island, 02840, United States
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75 Mill St., Newport, Rhode Island, 02840, United States
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49 America's Cup Ave., Newport, Rhode Island, 02840, United States
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Top Things to Do in Newport

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The Breakers

The Breakers is the largest and most magnificent of the Newport Summer house mansions. It was built by Cornelius Vanderbilt in 1893 and has over 65,000 sq feet of indoor space along with a 13 acre...
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Cliff Walk

This was top of our list when planning our day in Newport. We love being outdoors and being active... and I love big old houses. Unfortunately we didn't really have the appropriate footwear, and the...
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The Mansions

Bought tickets at the visitors center. By the way tickets last forever if you do not see all mansions in one trip then you can see them on your next trip. Took trolley using the same 1 day pass I paid...
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Rosecliff

Rosecliff is one of the most recognizable mansions in Newport. It was used in the movie the Great Gatsby with Robert Redford and Mia Farrow. Tue Lies with Arnold Swarzeneger also was filmed here....
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Marble House

Built in 1892 by Alva and William Kissam Vanderbilt, this mansion is known for its marble façade. It was one of the earliest mega-mansions in Newport and helped spark the craze for building these...
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M.T. Perrotti Park

There is a tiny park with a sliver of green located in the harbor area called M. T. Perrotti Park. It is a nice place to relax and watch the world go by both on land and on the water. There is a water...
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"Guilded Age Mansions and More"
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Gypsystravels

"Newport Mansions and So Much More!"
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"Basaic Newport Page"
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"NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND ~ THE CITY BY THE SEA"
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"Newport, Rhode island"
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