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Eisenhower House image
Newport, RI
(range: 1 mile)
Once the summer White House of President Dwight D. Eisenhower, this beautiful property located at Fort Adams State Park commands breathtaking views of Newport Harbor and Narragansett Bay. (This excerpt taken from the Eisenhower House website)
Newport Vineyards and Winery image
Middletown, RI
(range: 1 mile)
Welcome to the (new) Newport Vineyards. A beverage and culinary destination that blends together award-winning wine, fresh craft beer, farm to table dining experiences and unique events situated on over 100-acres of preserved farmland. Experience a touch of Napa just minutes from Newport, RI. (This excerpt taken from the Newport Vineyards and Winery website)
George Berkley's Whitehall image
Middletown, RI
(range: 1 mile)
Historic home of the great 18th century philosopher, maintained since 1899 by The National Society of The Colonial Dames of America in the State of Rhode Island (This excerpt taken from the George Berkley's Whitehall website)
Located in historic Founders Hall, the historic Naval War College Museum serves to educate U.S. Naval War College (NWC) community, as the corporate memory of the Navy in the region, and as a clearinghouse for naval history information in New England. The Museum Director, a subjects-area specialist, and staff answer inquiries, provide guidance and orientation talks to visitors on regional naval history and current exhibits, and assist scholarly researchers in the use of the Museum holdings. (This excerpt taken from the Naval War College Museum website)
Bowen's Wharf image
Newport, RI
(range: 2 miles)
Sailmaker’s shops, sail-drying lofts, and a whole array of buildings that were essential for a busy maritime wharf are what you’ll find on historic Bowen’s Wharf. Brick walks, granite quays, and 18th century commercial wharf buildings bring you back to our beginnings as a thriving seaport in one of the finest natural harbors in New England. Trading with all corners of the world, then and now, Bowen’s Wharf is the anchor of Newport! (This excerpt taken from the Bowen's Wharf website)
The Breakers image
Newport, RI
(range: 2 miles)
The Breakers is the grandest of Newport's summer "cottages" and a symbol of the Vanderbilt family's social and financial preeminence in turn of the century America. (This excerpt taken from the The Breakers website)
Brick Market Place image
Newport, RI
(range: 2 miles)
Brick Market Place is a year round destination with over 25 unique shops and eateries nestled in the heart of Newport, Rhode Island, making it a must for visitors and locals alike. (This excerpt taken from the Brick Market Place website)
Chateau-Sur-Mer image
Newport, RI
(range: 2 miles)
Chateau-sur-Mer is a landmark of High Victorian architecture, furniture, wallpapers, ceramics and stenciling. It was the most palatial residence in Newport from its completion in 1852 until the appearance of the Vanderbilt houses in the 1890s. (This excerpt taken from the Chateau-Sur-Mer website)
Chepstow image
Newport, RI
(range: 2 miles)
Containing the original Morris-Gallatin furnishings together with important 19th-century American paintings and documents from other former Morris family residences, 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.  (This excerpt taken from the Chepstow website)
The Elms image
Newport, RI
(range: 2 miles)
The Elms was the summer residence of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Julius Berwind of Philadelphia and New York. Mr. Berwind made his fortune in the coal industry. In 1898, the Berwinds engaged Philadelphia architect Horace Trumbauer to design a house modeled after the mid-18th century French chateau d'Asnieres (c.1750) outside Paris. (This excerpt taken from the The Elms website)
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