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.
Visit Doris Duke’s art-filled mansion and enjoy panoramic ocean views from the extensive grounds. Open late March to November.
The Vernon House is a site for expansive story-telling, contemporary dialogue, and preservation trades skill-building.
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.
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Tickets are valid only for the date and time indicated on the ticket.
To ensure comfortable social distancing, entry into the museum is staggered.
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By purchasing a ticket, you have agreed to abide by the following guidelines:
By purchasing this ticket, you attest that you will adhere to all of the above stated requirements and that you are not ill and have not been exposed to someone with Covid-19 in the past 14 days. If you are unwilling or unable to abide by these guidelines, your ticket will be invalidated and you will not be permitted entry.
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