Redwood Library and Athenaeum

Redwood Library and Athenaeum
50 Bellevue Ave.
Newport, Rhode Island
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Phone: 401-847-0292
Email: Use the online form to contact this property

Oldest lending library still in its original building in America. Outstanding collection of eighteenth and nineteenth-century portraits, nineteenth-century sculpture, antique furniture, rare and unique books on display, first public classical structure in colonies.

Handicap Accessible or Service Children Activities Pets Allowed No Smoking Allowed
Listing Category: Listing in Travel Guide, Listing on Web
Region: Newport County
Guide Category: Heritage- Historic Sites
Access: Complete wheelchair access (H)
Admission: Donation suggested
Family: Children's activities, Kid friendly
Method of Payment: Cash, Debit, Major credit cards, Personal checks
Parking: Parking free
Restrictions: Pets allowed on leash, Smoke free facility
Heritage Federal Registry: National Historic Landmark
Heritage Seasonality: Open year-round
Contact Name:Elaine Bunnell
Contact Position:Tour Guide
Contact Phone:401-847-0292
Function Contact Email:mspotts!
Function Contact Name:Mary Spotts
Function Contact Position:Asst. Director of Development
Function Contact Phone:401-847-0292
Total Meeting Rooms:3
Maximum Classroom Capacity:30
Maximum ReceptionCapacity:100
Function Space Available:Yes

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