Governor Henry Lippitt House Museum

Governor Henry Lippitt House Museum
199 Hope St.
Providence, Rhode Island
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Phone: 401-453-0688
Email: Use the online form to contact this property
Website: http://lippitthouse.org
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A National Historic Landmark, Lippitt House has one of the best preserved Victorian interiors in America featuring elaborate painted finishes, ornate woodwork, and original furnishings. A 45-minute guided tour highlights the museum’s art and architecture and lets visitors step into Providence's Golden Age through stories of the Lippitt family and the domestic servants who lived and worked there. Built for textile magnate and Rhode Island Governor (1875-1877) Henry Lippitt, the house was lived in by 3 generations of the Lippitt family until it was donated to Preserve Rhode Island in 1981.

No Smoking Allowed No Pets Allowed
Listing Category: Listing in Travel Guide, Listing on Web
Region: Providence
Guide Category: Heritage- Mansions & Historic Homes
Admission: Charged
Discounts: Children, Groups, Student
Method of Payment: Cash
Restrictions: No pets, Smoke free facility
Heritage Federal Registry: National Historic Landmark
Groups - Comp policy: Driver, Escort
Groups - Parking: Free parking
Functions - Catering: Offsite
Functions - Services: Internet, Wi-Fi
Hours of Operation:Guided tours May - December, Fridays at 3:PM, 4:PM, 5:PM, Third Saturday's of the month 10 AM, 11 AM and 12 PM
Other Ownership:Preserve RI
Contact Name:Morgan Devlin
Contact Position:Lippitt Hosue Administrator
Contact Phone:401-453-0688
Contact Email:lippitthouse@preserveri.org
Function Contact Email:lippitthouse@preserveri.org
Function Contact Name:Kristen Minsky
Function Contact Position:Lippitt House Administrator
Function Contact Phone:401-453-0688
Total Meeting Space:1605
Total Meeting Rooms:5
Largest Meeting Room:450
Maximum Classroom Capacity:50
Maximum ReceptionCapacity:125
Function Space Available:Yes

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