Founded in 1853, the society has extensive holdings of colonial artifacts, silver, china, portraits, ship models, and over two hundred thousand historic photographs. Research facilities include archives with manuscript materials including the earliest towns of Newport County: genealogical collections, church records, merchant account books.
Hours Of Operation
Tues - Fri 9:AM-4:PM or by appointment
Newport Historical Society
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