Rhode Island

The Newport Colony House

The Newport Colony House
Washington Square
Newport, Rhode Island
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Phone: 401-846-0813
Email: Use the online form to contact this property
Website: http://www.newporthistorical.org

Built in 1739 and attributed to architect Richard Munday, it is Rhode Island's oldest government building and the fourth oldest State House in the nation. It has been used for government and public meetings, important trials, religious and social functions. This National Historic Landmark is open seasonally for tours and throughout the years for recitals and educational programs.

No Smoking Allowed No Pets Allowed
Listing Category: Listing in Travel Guide, Listing on Web
Region: Newport County
Guide Category: Heritage- Historic Sites
Admission: Charged
Method of Payment: Cash, Major credit cards
Restrictions: No pets, Smoke free facility
Heritage Federal Registry: National Historic Landmark
Heritage Preservation Society ownership: Newport Historical Society
Hours of Operation:Tours offered April - December and by appointment
Contact Name:Ingrid Peters
Contact Position:Director of Education
Contact Phone:401-846-0813
Contact Email:ipeters@newporthistorical.org
Function Contact Email:sulock@newporthistorical.org
Function Contact Name:Elizabeth Sulock
Function Contact Position:Public Affairs Assoc.
Function Contact Phone:401-846-0813
Function Space Available:No

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