The Breakers OPEN DAILY
10 a.m.- 4 p.m. House & grounds close one hour after last tour admission.
Children’s Tour at The Breakers is especially designed for children and included with regular admission.
Due to Rhode Island's high transmission risk level, indoor face coverings are mandatory at all Preservation Society properties.
* No reservations required
* Parking is FREE at all open properties
* No other properties are open at this time
We are not doing reservations or timed admissions. Tickets can be purchased online or upon arrival. Preservation Society members must present their card and a valid ID for entry.
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When you purchase tickets, you agree to the following measures:
Face covers are required of all visitors inside the houses.
Social distancing is mandatory and the flow of visitors through the houses will be carefully controlled in accordance with CDC guidelines.
All tours are self-guided; audio tours of The Breakers, Marble House and The Elms are available through the free Newport Mansions audio tour app. Audio players are no longer provided. Please download the audio tour app to your device and remember to bring your own earbuds. Visitors without a smart device will be given a paper tour script that will be used only by them.
NOTE: The Breakers and Marble House are partially accessible for mobility devices; our other houses are not currently accessible. Only certified service animals are allowed on the properties. Strollers are not allowed.
Please see Common Questions for more information.
Enjoy the sights and sounds of the Newport Mansions. Six remarkable audio tours bring you a new and unique perspective on the lives of the people who lived and worked in the grand mansions of Newport.
Based on diaries, letters, records and oral histories, these audio tours offer the personal stories of the men and women who lived in each house and the household staff who cared for them. Also, be sure to download The Children's Tours offered at both The Breakers and Marble House. These audio tours are geared to visitors under 13.
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Explore 250 years of American history at our historic properties, located on 88 acres of gardens and parks.
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