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2-Day Family Getaway from NYC to Newport

Families have been making the journey from New York City to Newport since the early 19th century when the city's wealthiest-cc: the Astors, the Vanderbilts, the Belmonts - established their summertime homes along the area's rocky coastline…

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Celebrate Dad: Father's Day In + Around Newport

We don't need a special day to honor Dad, but when it rolls around each year, you better believe we do it big. There's no shortage of things to do, see, eat, drink and experience in and around Newport this year with the man who means the…

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20+ Events You Can't Miss in June

Come June, this charming coastal enclave transforms into an electric paradise brimming with family-friendly events, outdoor festivals and exciting happenings. Some of our favorite annual events return this month, like the International Polo…

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Celebrate the Gilded Age in Newport

During the Gilded Age, America’s wealthiest families flocked to Newport, turning the area into their summertime playground. The popular HBO series, The Gilded Age, has peaked the public’s curiosity about this era of high society. From the…

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The Sailing Museum Opens in Newport

The Sailing Museum opened its doors May 10, 2022 to the anticipation of sailors and non-sailors alike. The museum’s 8,500 square feet of exhibits will chronicle the history of sailing as a sport, along with galleries that honor the…

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A Royal Experience with Lady Carnarvon in Newport

"If the Crawley family of Downton Abbey were American, they'd summer at Newport,” wrote Associated Press contributor Michelle R. Smith. Now is your chance to welcome Summer in Newport with Lady Carnarvon of Downton Abbey's unforgettable…

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Guide: The Best Things To Do With Kids

Sure, Newport's opulent mansions, luxury boutiques, elegant restaurants, sprawling vineyards, rooftop bars, and historic attractions are nice, but when it comes to kids, we've got a few tricks up our sleeve for delivering maximum fun. From…

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