The Breakers And The Elms Are Open! The Breakers is now open seven days a week from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. with the last tour admission at 5 p.m. The Elms will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. every day with a final tour admission at 4 p.m. The Elms Servant Life Tour will be available during that same time.
NOTE: Social distancing is just one of many new measures we have put into place while carefully planning for our reopening. Face covers are now mandatory for guests and staff, and all tour tickets – issued for a specific date and 30-minute window to help manage the flow of visitors in accordance with CDC guidelines – must be reserved online.
Additionally, tours will be self-guided using our free audio app. You can learn about downloading the Newport Mansions app to your smart device by clicking here. And don't forget to bring your earphones. For more information about our new requirements, or to purchase tickets, visit the Website.
The Newport Mansions are landmarks of a vibrant era. To capture the flavor of Gilded Age, the hear the voices, memories and experiences of generations of people who lived and worked in these houses through a series of audio tours of The Breakers, The Elms, Marble House & Rosecliff. From Marble House, where the Duke of Marlborough met his future Duchess, Consuelo Vanderbilt to The Elms, where actress Ethel Barrymore and President Teddy Roosevelt’s daughter Alice were among more than 400 housewarming party guests, discover a world of exceptional elegance and inspiration in architecture, landscapes and social history.
Our group tour options range from discounted rates for student field trips, to exclusive pricing for tour operators and meetings planners, to a variety of special events held annually such as The Newport Flower, the Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival and Christmas at the Newport Mansions, all at discounted rates. Experience over 250 years of America’s social and architectural history at the Newport Mansions.
Guided tours are provided at Chateau-sur-Mer, Chepstow, Hunter House, Isaac Bell House and Kingscote. Guided and Self-guided tours.