Skip to main content Skip to home page

Loading Events
  • This event has passed.

Whitehorne Day: Restoration and Conservation

July 9 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Whitehorne House Museum

Join us for the first Whitehorne Day of the season! From 12-3 p.m., visitors of all ages are invited to Whitehorne House Museum’s garden for a fun afternoon celebrating restoration and conservation. Explore how NRF carpenters perfectly match centuries-old carvings during the restoration process and try your hand at cleaning historic objects with our museum staff.  Visitors can also meet craftspeople, experts, and shop owners who work in the restoration and conservation fields.

The Collective Perspectives panel discussion originally scheduled for 3 p.m. will be held virtually at a later date.

Whitehorne Days programming is made possible through major funding support from the Rhode Island Council for the Humanities, an independent state affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities. The Council seeds, supports, and strengthens public history, cultural heritage, civic education, and community engagement by and for all Rhode Islanders.

For more information:


Whitehorne House Museum
416 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840 United States
+ Google Map
401–846–4152 ext.123
View Venue Website
Back to top