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Newport Gilded Age Mansions Trolley Tour with Breakers Admission

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Explore Newport on a trolley tour for an overview of Newport’s key areas, from the grand mansions along Bellevue Avenue to Cliff Walk and Ocean Drive, where you get sweeping views across Narragansett Bay. Learn the area’s history on the trolley tour, which includes a tour of The Breakers, a Vanderbilt mansion that’s among the most spectacular of Newport’s historic homes.
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Brad C wrote a review Oct 2019
Atlanta, Georgia72 contributions30 helpful votes
Always attracted by the picturesque massing and exterior details. Having tour many of the mansions, I was surprised to find this one empty (except for a bed frame). But the story of the renovation and seeing the work in progress makes this a well worth seeing addition to a day
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Linda C wrote a review Oct 2019
Ludlow, Massachusetts111 contributions18 helpful votes
The Isaac Bell Home has a guide to tour the home with and she was excellent. Note that this Newport home is run by the Newport Preservation Society and this home has tours at specific times. You have to actually go to the home to purchase tickets and they are limited to 12-15
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Date of experience: October 2019
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311kathrynb wrote a review Oct 2019
148 contributions35 helpful votes
We saw this one at the end of the day, This was one of the darker mansions so it was difficult to see as there wasn't much daylight. I would love to have a porch like this house has.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Richard B wrote a review Oct 2019
Tinton Falls, New Jersey163 contributions57 helpful votes
Great architectural artistry in a mansion that has little furniture to compete with a well thought out building.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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bcnett wrote a review Oct 2019
Stoneham, Massachusetts459 contributions346 helpful votes
I last reviewed this in June 2012. Unfortunately our tour today was not that good. The guide seemed to be in a hurry and lacked the enthusiasm of other guides. The tour only lasted about 45 minutes and there was not really any opportunity for questions. The house is open
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Date of experience: October 2019
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