Operating Schedule


The Preservation Society of Newport County has a year-round operating schedule.  However, some houses are open only seasonally.  The schedule below is a rolling calendar, which is updated regularly.  All properties are closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

Schedule is subject to change.  Call (401) 847-1000 for more information. Purchase your tickets today!

June 28 - September 7, 2015

The Breakers, Chateau-sur-Mer, The Elms, Marble House, Rosecliff, Green Animals, Kingscote, Hunter House, Isaac Bell House, and Chepstow  
Open daily 

The Breakers opens at 9 a.m., last tour admission at 6 p.m., house & grounds close at 7 p.m.
On Saturday, August 22, the last tour admission will be at 5 p.m., house & grounds close at 6 p.m. because of a special event.

The Elms opens at 9 a.m., last tour admission at 5 p.m., house & grounds close at 6 p.m. 
On August 22, The Elms will open at 10 a.m., and there will be no parking on the grounds until 12 p.m.

Rosecliff opens at 9 a.m., last tour admission at 4 p.m., house & grounds close at 5 p.m. New guide-led tour. Due to renovations several second floor rooms will be closed.  
On July 9 and August 27, Rosecliff will open at 12:30 p.m.

All other houses open at 10 a.m., last tour admission at 5 p.m., houses & grounds close at 6 p.m.

Guided tours at Chepstow, Hunter House and Isaac Bell House daily at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m., and 5 p.m.

Servant Life Tour at The Elms offered every 1/2 hour from 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

On Tuesday, July 14, the last tour admission at Green Animals will be at 3 p.m. Children's Party begins at 4 p.m.--open to the public, separate admission.

September 8 - October 12, 2015

The Breakers, Chateau-sur-Mer, The Elms, Marble House, Rosecliff, Green Animals, Kingscote, Hunter House, Isaac Bell House and Chepstow 
Open Daily

The Breakers & The Elms open at 9 a.m., last tour admission at 5 p.m., houses & grounds close at 6 p.m.

Rosecliff opens at 9 a.m., last tour admission at 4 p.m., house & grounds close at 5 p.m. Rosecliff tour includes the new exhibition "Newport & Her Southern Sisters"

All other houses open at 10 a.m., last tour admission at 5 p.m., houses & grounds close at 6 p.m.

Guided tours at Chepstow, Hunter House and Isaac Bell House daily at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m. and 5 p.m.

Servant Life Tour at The Elms offered hourly on the 1/2 hour from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

On September 25, Chateau-sur-Mer will be closed.

On September 26 & 27, Marble House will be open only to Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival ticketholders.

October 13 - October 31, 2015

The Breakers, The Elms, Marble House, Rosecliff & Chateau-sur-Mer
Open Daily

The  Breakers & The Elms open at 9 a.m., last tour admission at 5 p.m.

Rosecliff opens at 9 a.m., last tour admission at 4 p.m. Rosecliff tour includes the new exhibition, "Newport & Her Southern Sisters"

Marble House & Chateau-sur-Mer open at 10 a.m., last tour admission at 5 p.m.

Houses & grounds close one hour after last tour admission.

Servant Life Tour at The Elms offered hourly on the 1/2 hour from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

November 1 - November 20, 2015

The Breakers, The Elms, Marble House, Rosecliff & Chateau-sur-Mer
Open daily

The Breakers, The Elms & Rosecliff open at 9 a.m., last tour admission at 4 p.m. Rosecliff tour includes exhibition "Newport & Her Southern Sisters."  Rosecliff will be closed November 26 - December 4.

Marble House & Chateau-sur-Mer open at 10 a.m., last tour admission at 4 p.m.

Houses & grounds close one hour after last tour admission.

Servant Life Tour at The Elms offered hourly on the 1/2 hour from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

November 21, 2015 - January 3, 2016

Christmas at the Newport Mansions
The Breakers, The Elms & Marble House

Open daily and decorated for the holidays

Rosecliff
Includes new exhibition, "Newport & Her Southern Sisters"

 

The Breakers, The Elms & Rosecliff open at 9 a.m., last tour admission at 4 p.m.  

Marble House opens at 10 a.m., last tour admission at 4 p.m.

Houses & grounds close at 5 p.m.

Servant Life Tour at The Elms offered hourly on the 1/2 hour from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Holiday Evenings at The Breakers
November 28, December 5, 12 & 26
6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Holiday Evening Duet: The Elms & Marble House
December 19
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

All properties closed Thanksgiving & Christmas Day.