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There are many things that tourists can do when they visit Newport, Rhode Island, like visit famous Newport mansions, historical sites or lighthouses, go to the Newport Jazz Festival and sail around the Newport Harbor. N... More »

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Attractions in Newport, Rhode Island include many museums, such as the Audrain Automobile Museum and Bristol Art Museum, historic places and breweries. Newport also boasts several lighthouses, such as the Beavertail Ligh... More »

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Mansion tours can be booked online at NewportMansions.org. Tickets may also be purchased by telephone or on-site at the specific mansion. Advanced-purchase tickets are available, but reservations are not accepted. More »

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Attractions in Newport, Rhode Island include many museums, such as the Audrain Automobile Museum and Bristol Art Museum, historic places and breweries. Newport also boasts several lighthouses, such as the Beavertail Ligh... More »

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