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Built 1860

Chepstow is highly evocative of the taste and collections of a descendant of one of America's founding families, placed in the context of a contemporary Newport summer home.

Plan your visit

Open June 1 – August 31, Fridays and Saturdays only.
Special timed ticket required for both members and non-members. Tickets free for members. Order in advance.
• Chepstow tickets must be ordered online or in person at The Breakers Welcome Center, Marble House, The Elms, Rosecliff or Green Animals.
• Tours six times each day: 10:30, 11:30, 1:30, 2:30, 3:30 and 4:30.
Chepstow is not wheelchair-accessible.

Things to Do

Interested in a group tour?

Special rates available for groups of 20 or more adults and 10 or more students.

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Audio tours are self-guided using our free audio tour app

Visitors must bring their own smart device with earbuds/headsets and download the free Newport Mansions tour app before your visit. Printed scripts are available at most mansions and staff appreciate your questions.

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Chepstow contains the original Morris-Gallatin furnishings together with important 19th-century American paintings and documents from other former Morris family residences.

Learn more about Chepstow
  • Original Builder

    Edmund Schermerhorn

  • Architect

    George Champlin Mason

  • Built in


  • Ownership transferred to the Preservation Society


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