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Museums in Rhode Island

Newport Car Museum , Portsmouth
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Art Museum
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Current Exhibitions at the NMAI: •Norman Rockwell & His Contemporaries: Fabulous Forties to Sensational Sixties • American Illustration and t
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The Breakers , Newport
4.8
The Breakers was once the lavish summer home of the powerful Vanderbilt family. Today, the well-maintained property is a National Historic La
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Duration: 3 hours
For ages 5 and up, this approx 3-hour tour is our 90 minute narrated overview Newport Mansions Trolley Tour PLUS a 90-minute tour ticket for admission inside the Vanderbilt Breaker's Mansion (total approx 3 hrs).After boarding our luxurious and comfortable trolley at Bus Platform #2 of the Newport Bus Terminal, your driver starts the tour with a brief history of Colonial-era downtown and explains the Gilded Era history and events that occurred over the centuries. Then you will experience breath-taking views of scenic Ocean Drive prior to seeing the strip of mansions lining Bellevue Ave. Along the route, movie and TV sets will come to life, such as the Great Gatsby, Amistad, True Lies, and a dozen more.Today's happenings are also thoroughly covered such as the best dining spots, boat tours, and other fun activities. Your tour guide will detail the best way to navigate this bustling city as well as explain the Cliff Walk attractions.
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The International Tennis Hall of Fame is located in Newport, Rhode Island, United States. It honors both players and other contributors to th
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RISD Museum , Providence
4.7
Take in more than 80,000 works of art, including a 12th-century Japanese Buddha statue with meditation benches, at RISD Museum. This museum w

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NewportTrip planner BEST FOR: Specialty Museum, Historic Walking Area, Architectural Building PortsmouthTrip planner BEST FOR: Garden, Specialty Museum, Winery / Vineyard ProvidenceTrip planner BEST FOR: Performance, Zoo, Art Museum WoonsocketTrip planner BEST FOR: Theater, Specialty Museum, History Museum North KingstownTrip planner BEST FOR: Historic Site, Aquarium, History Museum

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