The event specialists at the Newport Mansions can assist you in many phases of wedding planning.
In addition to arranging a romantic setting for your celebration we can help you with caterers
, music, photography
, your rehearsal dinner
and much more.
Built in 1902, the terra-cotta mansion called Rosecliff was modeled after the Grand Trianon at Versailles. The ballroom, Newport's largest, is absolutely breathtaking, with floor to ceiling windows offering panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean and landscaped gardens. Weather permitting, the east wall opens to a canopied stone terrace.
548 Bellevue Avenue, Newport, RI 02840, in the heart of Newport's historic Ochre Point neighborhood
Ballroom seated dinner with dance area: 220 guests
Salon seated dinner: 80 guests
Terrace stand-up cocktail reception: 300 guests
Use of our museum properties for an event is a benefit reserved for members of the Preservation Society.
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A written request is required to place any date on tentative hold. Once availability is determined, a deposit of 50% of the basic rental fee is requested to secure the date. Deposits are fully refundable if written cancellation is received 9 months prior to the event date.
Rosecliff is available 12 months of the year with a range of prices and services to meet the needs of discriminating brides and their wedding parties. Please contact us directly for a private consultation about your wedding needs.
Rosecliff will be shown by appointment only
For more information about renting the Newport Mansions for your wedding event, email
or call or write:
Special Events Department
The Preservation Society of Newport County
424 Bellevue Avenue
Newport, RI 02840
Tel: (401) 847-1000
Fax: (401) 847-9477