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Bricks, Sticks & The Vernon House: A Newport Walking Tour

  • Location: Tours depart from the Brick Market Museum and Shop
  • 127 Thames Street
  • Newport, RI 02840
  • Phone (401) 841-8770
  • Dates: November 19, 2016
  • Time: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
  • Price: $15 per person, $10 Newport Historical Society members, active duty and retired military with ID; $5 for children ages 5-12.
Overview

Discover Newport’s exquisitely preserved architecture, from the colonial era to the Victorian splendor of lower Bellevue Avenue. This tour stops inside the Vernon House, one of the most lavish buildings in colonial Newport. Explore the architecture and craftsmanship of this Georgian home including its remarkable Chinoiserie parlor panels which are believed to be unique in colonial America.Reservations are required as space is limited.