Calendar
of Events

July 2024

July 22 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Rough Point Museum

680 Bellevue Avenue
Newport, RI 02840 United States

In partnership with our friends at Charter Books, join us for a community book discussion with author Lee McColgan, who will speak about and sign his new book, A House Restored— a lyrical, meditative memoir about his journey through restoring the Loring House, built in 1702 in Pembroke, Massachusetts. This free event is open to all, but please register in advance. Doors open at 5:30 PM for you to explore the Museum, and the talk begins at 6:00 PM.

September 2024

September 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Rough Point Museum

680 Bellevue Avenue
Newport, RI 02840 United States

Join us to celebrate excellence and innovation in historic preservation!
The annual Doris Duke Preservation Awards, a joint program of the Newport Restoration Foundation and the City of Newport, encourages excellence in historic preservation by recognizing exemplary preservation, restoration, and rehabilitation projects as well as education and advocacy initiatives that have taken place throughout Newport County.