Newport Historical Society Archives and LibraryNewport Historical Society Archives and Library
82 Touro St.
Newport, Rhode Island
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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.
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Region: Newport County
Guide Category: Heritage- Museums
Method of Payment: Cash, Personal checks
Parking: Parking available
Restrictions: Advanced notice required, Alcohol prohibited, No pets, Smoke free facility
Heritage Federal Registry: National Register
Heritage Preservation Society ownership: Newport Historical Society
Heritage Seasonality: Open year-round
Tours Seasonality: Open year-round