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Museum of Newport History and Shop

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127 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840 United States
4018460813 https://newporthistorytours.org/

August 2022

Newport History Walking Tours: Rogues and Scoundrels

August 19 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Friday, repeating until October 28, 2022

Museum of Newport History and Shop, 127 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840 United States
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Free – $15

See where scoundrels lived, pirates profited and criminals were punished. Find out why this colony was known as “Rogue’s Island.” This tour lasts approximately 75 mins. $15 for adults, $5 for children 5-12 years old, $10 for NHS Members, $10 for Military, Free for Children under 5 years old. Website: NewportHistoryTours.org Phone: 401-841-8770 Email: tours@newporthistory.org Newport History Tours is Newport’s leading tour group and has been recognized by media outlets such as Yankee Magazine for presenting outstanding tours. NHT is…

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Discover Colonial Newport Walking Tour: Stamp Act

August 20 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Museum of Newport History and Shop, 127 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840 United States
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Free – $15

In August 1765, a group of Newporters organized a riot that turned leading citizens against each other and set Rhode Island on a path to rebellion against Great Britain. This tour explores what happened on those fateful summer days and offers a glimpse into life in colonial Newport on the eve of revolution. Presented by a guide wearing authentic historical clothing. Phone: 401-841-8770 Email: tours@newporthistory.org $15 for adults, $5 for children 5-12 years old, $10 for NHS Members, $10 for…

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Newport History Walking Tours: Discover Colonial Newport

August 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2022

Museum of Newport History and Shop, 127 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840 United States
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Free – $15

Hear stories of entrepreneurship, African American heritage and religious diversity during Newport’s colonial period. This tour lasts approximately 75-90 mins. $15 for adults, $5 for children 5-12 years old, $10 for NHS Members, $10 for Military, Free for Children under 5 years old. Website: NewportHistoryTours.org Phone: 401-841-8770 Email: tours@newporthistory.org Newport History Tours is Newport’s leading tour group and has been recognized by media outlets such as Yankee Magazine for presenting outstanding tours. NHT is a program of the Newport Historical…

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Newport History Walking Tours: Golden to Gilded

August 21 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday and Wednesday, repeating until October 30, 2022

Museum of Newport History and Shop, 127 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840 United States
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Free – $15

From Newport’s colonial Golden Age to Gilded Age summer colony, discover the transformation of the city and its people. $15 for adults, $5 for children 5-12 years old, $10 for NHS Members, $10 for Military, Free for Children under 5 years old. Website: NewportHistoryTours.org Phone: 401-841-8770 Email: tours@newporthistory.org Newport History Tours is Newport’s leading tour group and has been recognized by media outlets such as Yankee Magazine for presenting outstanding tours. NHT is a program of the Newport Historical Society,…

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Newport History Walking Tours: Road to Independence

August 22 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Monday, repeating until October 31, 2022

Museum of Newport History and Shop, 127 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840 United States
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Free – $15

Riots and rebellions, enemies and allies! Learn about Newport’s role in the American Revolution. This tour lasts approximately 75 mins. $15 for adults, $5 for children 5-12 years old, $10 for NHS Members, $10 for Military, Free for Children under 5 years old. Newport History Tours is Newport’s leading tour group and has been recognized by media outlets such as Yankee Magazine for presenting outstanding tours. NHT is a program of the Newport Historical Society, a non-profit whose mission includes…

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Newport History Walking Tours: Discover Colonial Newport

August 23 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday and Thursday, repeating until October 27, 2022

Museum of Newport History and Shop, 127 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840 United States
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Free – $15

Hear stories of entrepreneurship, African American heritage and religious diversity during Newport’s colonial period. This tour lasts approximately 75-90 mins. $15 for adults, $5 for children 5-12 years old, $10 for NHS Members, $10 for Military, Free for Children under 5 years old. Website: NewportHistoryTours.org Phone: 401-841-8770 Email: tours@newporthistory.org Newport History Tours is Newport’s leading tour group and has been recognized by media outlets such as Yankee Magazine for presenting outstanding tours. NHT is a program of the Newport Historical…

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Newport History Walking Tours: Creative Survival

August 27 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Museum of Newport History and Shop, 127 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840 United States
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Free – $15

Specialty Saturday Tour! Discover the early history of Newport’s people of color, enslaved and free. Explore the places where enslaved people lived and labored, along with locations where free African Americans built their enterprises and supported a new local industry. This tour lasts approximately 90 mins. $15 for adults, $5 for children 5-12 years old, $10 for NHS Members, $10 for Military, Free for Children under 5 years old. Website: NewportHistoryTours.org Phone: 401-841-8770 Email: tours@newporthistory.org Newport History Tours is Newport’s…

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September 2022

Newport History Walking Tours: George Washington’s Footsteps

September 3 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Museum of Newport History and Shop, 127 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840 United States
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Free – $15

From fetes to battles, explore Newport’s Old Quarter and hear stories about George Washington’s many connections to Newport. Presented by a guide wearing authentic historical clothing. $15 for adults, $5 for children 5-12 years old, $10 for NHS Members, $10 for Military, Free for Children under 5 years old. Website: NewportHistoryTours.org Phone: 401-841-8770 Email: tours@newporthistory.org Newport History Tours is Newport’s leading tour group and has been recognized by media outlets such as Yankee Magazine for presenting outstanding tours. NHT is…

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Newport History Walking Tours: Rum & Revolution

September 17 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Museum of Newport History and Shop, 127 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840 United States
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Free – $15

From the thriving colonial rum trade through the temperance movement and Prohibition era smuggling, learn about the changing role of alcohol in the Newport community. Website: NewportHistoryTours.org Phone: 401-841-8770 Email: tours@newporthistory.org Newport History Tours is Newport’s leading tour group and has been recognized by media outlets such as Yankee Magazine for presenting outstanding tours. NHT is a program of the Newport Historical Society, a non-profit whose mission includes sharing Newport’s endlessly interesting history.

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October 2022

Newport History Walking Tours: The Point Neighborhood

October 8 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Museum of Newport History and Shop, 127 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840 United States
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Free – $15

Specialty Saturday Tour! Home to craftsmen, merchants, religious dissenters and more, discover the Point neighborhood’s rich colonial history. This tour lasts approximately 90 mins. $15 for adults, $5 for children 5-12 years old, $10 for NHS Members, $10 for Military, Free for Children under 5 years old. Website: NewportHistoryTours.org Phone: 401-841-8770 Email: tours@newporthistory.org Newport History Tours is Newport’s leading tour group and has been recognized by media outlets such as Yankee Magazine for presenting outstanding tours. NHT is a program…

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Newport History Walking Tours: Creative Survival

October 15 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Museum of Newport History and Shop, 127 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840 United States
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Free – $15

Specialty Saturday Tour! Discover the early history of Newport’s people of color, enslaved and free. Explore the places where enslaved people lived and labored, along with locations where free African Americans built their enterprises and supported a new local industry. This tour lasts approximately 90 mins. $15 for adults, $5 for children 5-12 years old, $10 for NHS Members, $10 for Military, Free for Children under 5 years old. Website: NewportHistoryTours.org Phone: 401-841-8770 Email: tours@newporthistory.org Newport History Tours is Newport’s…

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Newport History Walking Tours: Legends & Lore

October 22 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Museum of Newport History and Shop, 127 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840 United States
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Free – $15

Did the British Army steal the town records when they withdrew from Newport during the American Revolution; is there a tunnel on Touro Street; did an artist on Mill Street discover the tomato? This tour teases out the truth from the fiction in these stories and other infamous Newport tales. This tour lasts approximately 60-75 mins. This tour lasts approximately 90 mins. $15 for adults, $5 for children 5-12 years old, $10 for NHS Members, $10 for Military, Free for…

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Newport History Walking Tours: Common Burying Ground

October 29 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Museum of Newport History and Shop, 127 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840 United States
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Free – $15

Explore the stone carvers, their art and the diverse people buried there who helped shape Newport’s history. Website: NewportHistoryTours.org Phone: 401-841-8770 Email: tours@newporthistory.org $15 for adults, $5 for children 5-12 years old, $10 for NHS Members, $10 for Military, Free for Children under 5 years old. Newport History Tours is Newport’s leading tour group and has been recognized by media outlets such as Yankee Magazine for presenting outstanding tours. NHT is a program of the Newport Historical Society, a non-profit…

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