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Oldest Contnuously Operating Library in the U.S.

The Redwood Library was established in 1747 and was completed in 1750 using a design by Peter Harrison. It is the oldest continuously operating library in the country and the first public building in...
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The Redwood Library and Athenaeum is a private subscription library in Newport. The Library was founded 1747. It is the oldest community library still occupying its original building in the United...
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Opened in 1750 the Redwood Library is the oldest lending library in America and also the oldest library building in continuous use in the country. It is said that the Redwood Library is probably one...
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The Redwood Library is the oldest continuously operating library in America having been founded in 1747. Today it's part tourist attraction and part functioning library.
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Touro Park

Matthew Calbraith Perry was a commodore of the United States Navy and served during a number of wars including the War of 1812, the Mexican-American War, and was instrumental to the opening of Japan...
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Old Stone Mill

Inside Touro Park is what has been called the "Mystery Tower". At one point the theory was that it was built by Norse explorers hundreds of years before Columbus arrived in 1492. The current theory is...
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Newport Museum of Art

The museum is housed in the Griswold House which is a National Historic Landmark. Originally designed in 1862 by famed architect Richard Morris Hunt, it was completed in 1864 for John N.A. Griswold, a...
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St, Mary's Church

On the morning of September 12, 1953, Jacqueline Lee Bouvier and John F. Kennedy were married in St. Mary’s Parish located here in Newport. The Parish was designated a Historic Shrine on November...
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Touro Synagogue

The Touro Synagogue (oldest in the US) has been growing and expanding. There is a lovely garden in front of the Synagogue as you come down the hill toward a new Visitors Center. This is a great place...
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International Tennis Hall of Fame

The building was completed in 1879 as the Newport Casino. It was designed by the famous architectural firm of McKim, Mead & White using the Shingle style of architecture. It was the first social...
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Getting to Redwood Library and Anthenaeum

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50 Bellevue Avenue

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  • Sunday 13:00 to 17:00
  • Monday 09:30 to 17:30
  • Tuesday 09:30 to 17:30
  • Wednesday 09:30 to 20:00
  • Thursday 09:30 to 17:30
  • Friday 09:30 to 17:30
  • Saturday 09:30 to 17:30

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