NRF promotes and invests in the architectural heritage of the Newport community, the traditional building trades, and Doris Duke’s fine and decorative arts collections, for the enjoyment, education and inspiration of all.
As a leader in the preservation of early American architecture, NRF supports research and education in areas directly related to its collections and issues of critical concern to the field of historic preservation.
Tour Doris Duke’s art-filled mansion and enjoy panoramic ocean views from the extensive grounds, designed by Frederick Law Olmsted. Open April to November.
Experience the only museum in the world specializing in 18th-century Newport furniture and related decorative arts.
Explore 40 acres of open space, a tribute to the agrarian heritage of Aquidneck Island. The site is open daily from dawn to dusk for public enjoyment.
Newport Restoration Foundation holds one of the largest collections of period architecture owned by a single organization anywhere in the United States.
Celebrate excellence in historic preservation efforts within the City of Newport, Rhode Island.
Live amidst history by renting one of our many historic properties.
Help us to continue a lived-in legacy by making a contribution to our Annual Fund today.
Classification: Full-time (Non-exempt)
Reports to: Crew Foreman
Job Summary: This position is responsible for the routine and general maintenance and repair of all NRF properties’ systems, including plumbing, septic, basic electrical, chimneys, and gas and oil boilers.
This position is 40 hours per week; Monday through Friday 8:00 am – 4:30 pm. Benefit package included.
To apply, please send résumé or the following information by December 10th to firstname.lastname@example.org;
Name, contact number and e-mail
Past employment and experience
Desired hourly rate
Newport Restoration Foundation in Newport, Rhode Island is looking for an experienced and highly-skilled historic preservation practitioner to serve as its next Director of Preservation.
NRF is accepting applications for its Laird Internship in Museum Studies for summer 2019. Applications are due by February 19, 2019.