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May 29, 2017

Newport History Tours, Tour of the Month

May 20, 2017 @ 11:00 am America/New York Timezone
Brick Market: Museum & Shop
127 Thames St
Newport, RI 02840
$20, $15 for Newport Historical Society members, active and retired military with ID
Newport Restoration Foundation & Newport Historical Society

Road to Independence and the Colony House

Riots and rebellions, enemies and allies! Learn about Newport’s role in the American Revolution. Visit the Colony House, built in 1739, for RI’s colonial government this historic building was the site of many important events. View a Gilbert Stuart portrait of George Washington.

Purchase tickets and depart from the Brick Market: Museum & Shop, 127 Thames Street, Newport. Reservations are recommended.

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