Welcome to the Newport Mansions Press Room. Here you'll find press releases, story ideas, background information and photography guidelines and policies.
Our experienced public relations staff is available to answer your questions, arrange interviews and photo shoots and give you any other assistance you need. Please let us know how we can help you.
Andrea Carneiro, Communications Manager
Telephone: (401) 847-1000 ext 131
Fax: (401) 841-0556
As a general rule, interior photography in the properties of the Preservation Society is not allowed. Visitors are permitted and encouraged to take exterior
photographs to remember their trip to the Newport Mansions, but may not take photographs during tours inside any house.
Every visitor who purchases and uses a ticket to visit the buildings and grounds accepts this limitation implicitly. Members, guests of members, persons visiting on passes or escorted as members of tour groups and fam tours agree to the same limitations. Under no circumstance
may photos taken under these licenses be used for commercial purposes or distributed to stock photography houses.
Commercial and editorial photography may be permitted with advance arrangement, a written permission agreement and appropriate insurance documentation. Notable films
from True Lies
to The Great Gatsby
have been shot here. Top networks and producers from ABC to the Travel Channel have produced programs and segments in and around these stately and enchanting grounds. Commercial photography
for many applications can also be arranged, along with wedding photography
Requests for commercial or film photography
should be directed to the Preservation Society's Special Events office via email to Events@NewportMansions.org
, or call (401) 847-1000 ext 120.
Editorial photography requests (ie, to accompany travel articles featuring the Newport Mansions) should be directed to Communications Manager Andrea Carneiro via email to acarneiro@NewportMansions.org
, or (401) 847-1000 ext 131.