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The Breakers

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The Breakers

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Discover Newport with ease on this trolley tour, designed to save you the stress of planning your own rides. Learn fun facts about more than 150 points of interest, and focus on the sights rather than the roads while someone else drives. With a meeting point within walking distance of the cruise port, this excursion is perfect for travelers with limited time.
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Stephanie G wrote a review Aug 11
Palmerton, Pennsylvania53 contributions11 helpful votes
This is just something you have to do in Newport. Due to COVID not all of the mansions were open. We toured the Breakers and the Elms on a Monday morning and both were not very busy which allowed for social distancing. It's amazing to think people lived here for their summer
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Date of experience: August 2020
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wvu1bub wrote a review Aug 9
83 contributions9 helpful votes
A fun afternoon tour! An amazing experience! The history of this time period and the Vanderbilt family is what this is all about. Definitely a must to check out if you’re in the area.
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Date of experience: August 2020
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AJNNJ44 wrote a review Aug 7
New Jersey317 contributions106 helpful votes
This is the gold standard for Newport mansions, to be sure. The detail in every aspect of The Breakers is just amazing - we noticed custom relief work on some of the bedroom door hinges. There is an app to guide your visit or a hard copy to read. We would have preferred a guided
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Deepak Kumar Suri wrote a review Aug 7
Somerset, New Jersey61 contributions4 helpful votes
One Place you don't want to miss in Newport, RI, beautiful architecture, very well preserved and maintained to date so that visitors like us can enjoy how people use to live here few hundred years ago.
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Date of experience: July 2020
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NYTravelerBD wrote a review Aug 4
Larchmont, New York936 contributions258 helpful votes
There's a reason that The Breakers is among the most popular Newport mansions - it's spectacular! In the era of covid, we were only able to visit the grounds outside of the mansion, but it was truly lovely to admire the architecture and terrific views from the oceanfront
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Date of experience: August 2020
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