Built in 1739, this historic site was a center for Rhode Island’s colonial government. Explore its significant history, including the surrounding square, and view a Gilbert Stuart portrait of George Washington.
$15 General admission, $5 Children 5-12, Free for NHS Members, Free for Children under 5.
Purchase of a NHS Walking Tour ticket also includes complimentary admission to the Museum of Newport History as well as a 10% off discount on Museum Shop items on the day of tour.
All NHS Walking Tours begin at the Museum of Newport History (127 Thames St, Newport). Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to tour to check-in your reservation or sign-up, with Museum staff.
Get your tickets ahead of time to secure your tour, spots are limited!
Store: Museum of Newport History, 127 Thames St, Newport, RI.
Newport History Tours is Newport’s leading tour group and has been recognized by media outlets such as Yankee Magazine for presenting outstanding tours. NHT is a program of the Newport Historical Society, a non-profit whose mission includes sharing Newport’s endlessly interesting history.