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The Breakers Family Tour

A dragon in the dining room and a dolphin under the stairs – this tour will introduce children to this Gilded Age mansion from a unique and fun perspective.

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The Breakers 44 Ochre Point Ave
Newport, RI 02840
Daily opening hours
Suggested for ages 4-13.
Included with regular admission
The Breakers is partially accessible with elevator in service.
Download our tour app before your visit and bring your earbuds.
Available Languages English

The Family Tour is narrated by The Breakers itself! You’ll also hear from family members and staff, as well as fanciful creatures like the friendly dolphin hiding under the grand staircase and the dragons in the Dining Room. Experience a summer day in the life of one of the Vanderbilt children and learn about Monsieur Le Chef and his colleague, The Butler. This tour brings the house, its furnishings and even its sculpture to life!

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