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This weekend is your last chance five Preservation of Newport County properties this year.

Chepstow, Green Animals, Isaac Bell House, Kingscote and Hunter House will close for the season at the end of the day on Monday, October 10th.

The Breakers, The Elms, Marble House, Rosecliff & Chateau-sur-Mer will continue to be open daily (excluding holidays).

The Preservation Society of Newport County is offering all Newport residents and their families to enjoy all regularly scheduled tours of the Newport Mansions for free in 2015. Any resident member of your family is welcome to enjoy any regular tour, any day of the week, just by showing proof of City of Newport residency at the ticket station at any one of the Newport Mansions. Free admission for Newport residents is available at The Breakers, The Elms, Marble House, and Green Animals Topiary Garden.

Operating Schedule

September 6 – October 10, 2016

The Breakers, Chateau-sur-Mer, The Elms, Marble House, Rosecliff, Green Animals, Kingscote, Hunter House, Isaac Bell House and Chepstow
Open daily

The Breakers and The Elms open at 9 a.m., last tour admission at 5 p.m.
Rosecliff opens at 9 a.m., last tour admission at 4 p.m.
All other houses open at 10 a.m., last tour admission at 5 p.m.
Houses and grounds close one hour after last tour admission.
Guide-led tours at Chepstow, Hunter House and Isaac Bell House daily at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m. and 5 p.m.
Servant Life Tour at The Elms offered hourly on the 1/2 hour from 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Schedule Exceptions

September 8 Green Animals will close at 5 p.m.

September 24 & 25 Marble House open only to Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival ticket holders.

October 2 & 9, Marble House will open at 9 a.m., with the last tour admission at 4 p.m.

October 11 – November 18, 2016

The Breakers, Chateau-sur-Mer, The Elms, Marble House and Rosecliff
Open daily

October 11 – November 5
The Breakers & The Elms open at 9 a.m., last tour admission at 5 pm.
Rosecliff opens at 9 a.m., last tour admission at 4 p.m.
Chateau-sur-Mer & Marble House open at 10 a.m., last tour admission at 5 p.m.
All houses & grounds close one hour after last tour admission.

Servant Life Tour at The Elms offered hourly on the 1/2 hour from 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

SCHEDULE EXCEPTIONS

On October 13, 16, 17 & 24 Marble House will open at 9 a.m., with the last tour admission at 4 p.m.

On October 16, the last tour admission at Rosecliff will be at 1 p.m.

November 6 – November 18
The Breakers, The Elms & Rosecliff open at 9 a.m., last tour admission at 4 p.m.
Chateau-sur-Mer and Marble House open at 10 a.m., last tour admission at 4 p.m.
All houses & grounds close one hour after last tour admission.


Servant Life Tour at The Elms offered hourly on the 1/2 hour from 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

For More Info, Visit www.newportmansions.org

Ryan Belmore is the Publisher of What'sUpNewp. 
Belmore has been involved with What’sUpNewp since shortly after its launch in 2012, proudly leading it to be named Best Local News Blog in Rhode Island by Rhode Island Monthly readers in 2018, 2019, and 2020 and an honorable mention in the Common Good Awards in 2021.

Born and raised in Rhode Island, Belmore graduated from Coventry High School and the Community College of Rhode Island. In addition to living in Newport for 10 years, he has lived in Portsmouth, Coventry, Providence, Smithfield, Burrillville, and East Greenwich.

Belmore currently serves as Vice President of the Board Of Directors for Fort Adams Trust and on the Board of Directors for Potter League For Animals. He previously served on the Board of Lucy's Hearth and the Arts & Cultural Alliance for Newport County.

Belmore and his wife, Jen, currently live in Alexandria, Virginia, a move they made in 2021. Read more about that here - https://whatsupnewp.com/2021/09/letter-from-the-publisher-some-personal-news/

Belmore visits Newport every couple of weeks to support the 12+ paid contributors What'sUpNewp has on the ground across Rhode Island, a place he called home for 39 years.

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In 2020, Belmore was named Member of the Year by LION and won the Arts & Cultural Alliance of Newport County's Dominque Award.
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