The Breakers

The Breakers
44 Ochre Point Ave.
Newport, Rhode Island
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Phone: 401-847-1000
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A National Historic Landmark. Newport's most palatial summer residence was built (1893-1895) for Cornelius Vanderbilt II by Richard Morris Hunt. Modeled after Italian Renaissance palaces, the seventy-room mansion overlooks the Atlantic Ocean. Two audio tours available including a Family Tour geared to children. Children's cottage. Decorated for Christmas in December. Museum store.

Handicap Accessible or Service No Smoking Allowed No Pets Allowed No Alcohol Allowed
Listing Category: Listing in Travel Guide, Listing on Web
Region: Newport County
Guide Category: Heritage- Mansions & Historic Homes
Access: Complete wheelchair access (H)
Discounts: AAA, Military
Method of Payment: Cash, Debit, Major credit cards, Personal checks, Travelers checks
Parking: Parking free
Restrictions: Alcohol prohibited, No pets, Smoke free facility
Heritage Federal Registry: National Historic Landmark
Heritage Preservation Society ownership: PSNC
Heritage Seasonality: Open year-round
Groups - Comp policy: Driver, Escort
Groups - Parking: Free parking, Motor coach available
Hours of Operation:see website for hours
Seasonality:open year round
Contact Name:Dan Fryer
Contact Position:Group Tour Manager
Contact Phone:401-847-1000
Function Space Available:No

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