CNN relates Newport Mansions to ‘Downton Abbey’
The residents of the Newport Mansions were the American counterparts of the English elites depicted in “Downton Abbey.” How and why did they live so extravagantly? Executive Director Trudy Coxe explains in this CNN video released on Sept. 21, 2019.
Elms and Breakers on P. Allen Smith’s Garden Home
TV garden show host P. Allen Smith features Preservation Society properties in this episode of his “Garden Home” series. First he visits The Elms to discuss the Sunken Garden restoration with Executive Director Trudy Coxe. Then he briefly introduces viewers to The Breakers before talking with floral designer Becky Bonnenfant about making arrangements to decorate the Newport Mansions.