Newport, Rhode Island is a scenic New England summer resort city located on Aquidneck Island in Narragansett Bay. It is famous for its sailing history and historic mansions.
Newport was founded in 1639 by religious refugees from Massachusetts, and quickly became one of the busiest seaports in colonial America. In the late 1800s, due to the summer climate and proximity to the ocean, Newport developed as an opulent summer resort with stately mansions such as The Breakers, Rosecliff, The Elms, and the Marble House. (Read More)
featured newport BUSINESSES
WHAT TO DO IN NEWPORT (with links to resources)
The Newport Mansions are one of the top destinations in Newport, drawing nearly a million visitors a year
Newport has some of the best restaurants on the east coast. From burgers to fine dining, Newport has it all.
Rhode island NEWS AND EVENTS
Photography of this Newport Polo event is sponsored by Ocean Newport CDJR, on West Main Road in Middletown. This event took place on 07-23-22 at the Newport Polo Grounds in Portsmouth Rhode Island. These images are for sale (watermark will be removed) at $10 each for...
Discover Rhode Island/Newport is Sponsored By
1350 W Main Rd, Middletown RI (401)847-4737