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Tours, Groups, Exclusive Experiences
Explore our various tour types to find what’s best for you and your group.
Explore the Gilded Age
The Gilded Age was a period of unprecedented change in America. Fortunes were spent on luxuries such as the lavish "summer cottages" of Newport.
Episode Deep Dive
Learn about the people, places and events depicted in Julian Fellowes' popular historical drama series.
Current members can see a full list of benefits and any information regarding Members Events.
Become a Member
We invite you to become a member of the Preservation Society today. In addition to joining an active community of preservation supporters and advocates, members are offered unlimited access to all open houses.
Our mission is to protect, preserve, and present the best of Newport County's architectural heritage. Learn more about us and our work.
Museum Rentals & Weddings
Host your wedding, rehearsal dinner, corporate event, or other celebration at our historic museums.
Volunteering with the Preservation Society fosters a connection with culture, heritage and others in the community in an enriching and meaningful way. Volunteers make a difference and assist us in many different areas, including:
We welcome all individuals or groups interested in playing a role in helping the Preservation Society to protect, preserve and present its unique collection of historic properties.
If you’d like more information about volunteer opportunities at the Preservation Society, email Volunteers@NewportMansions.org, or call (401) 847-1000, ext. 126.
Current Volunteers and new candidates, please click the Volunteer button
Parking is free onsite at all properties except for Hunter House and The Breakers Stable & Carriage House, where street parking is available.
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Explore the 11 properties under the stewardship of the Preservation Society and open as historic house museums.
Partners in Preservation