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.
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The Newport Restoration Foundation is seeking an Estate Gardener. This position reports to the Landscape Supervisor and assists in planning and maintaining gardens at several NRF properties, including Rough Point, Whitehorne House and 51 Touro Street. Responsibilities include maintaining ornamental features within the gardens to the highest standard and using organic gardening techniques. Work is performed as part of a crew or independently. Ability to work in all weather conditions.
Classification: Full-time (year round, non-exempt)
Reports to: Landscape Supervisor
Full-time, year round position with full benefit package; medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, health savings account, paid time off, 401(k) contribution and professional development assistance.
All employees are required to comply with NRF COVID-19 policies.
Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and résumé to email@example.com. by EOB Tuesday February 1st, 2022. Review of applications will begin immediately. EOE.
Newport Restoration Foundation is looking for a Carpenter to join is experienced crew. The primary responsibility of this position is carpentry repair and maintenance at NRF properties.
The Newport Restoration Foundation is seeking a Marketing and Communications Manager to join their friendly, close-knit team. This position has primary responsibility for promoting the organization as a whole, as well as its individual historic and museum properties, collections, exhibitions, and events.
The Newport Restoration Foundation (NRF) is looking for a Preservation Associate to help the Preservation Department advance its current and future goals through property care, advocacy, education, research, and project management.
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