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The Whitehorne House Museum is a museum of Newport furniture that celebrates the craftsman (and woman)- ship, artistry, and industry of 18th-century Newport furniture and related decorative arts.


This season, explore extraordinary examples from the collection in the new Newport Galleries of Art, Design, and Craft—now on view at Rough Point Museum (680 Belleview Avenue).

Visit our online museum store!

The products of the Newport Restoration Foundation Store celebrate the life and passions of our founder, Doris Duke. We invite you to explore our curated collections—including unique, one-of-a-kind pieces inspired by our museums’ design, collections, and stories— exclusively available here.

Click here to start shopping from home or visit

  • Standard shipping is free with a $35 or more order
  • Free drop-off delivery for Aquidneck Island addresses (Portsmouth, Middletown, Newport, RI)
  • Contactless pick-up is available at 680 Bellevue Ave. (Rough Point Museum)

Whitehorne House Museum is open by appointment only. Please email for more information.




Many spectacular examples from the Whitehorne collection are on display at Rough Point Museum this year in the Newport Galleries of Art, Design, and Craft. Visit today!

416 Thames Street
Newport, RI
401–846–4152 ext. 123

Limited metered parking available.

The Collection

Tankard by Samuel Vernon

Caleb Wheaton tall case clock

Porringer by John Otis

Tea table

Portrait of Rebecca Taylor Orne by Joseph Badger

Carver Chair with braided cornhusk seat

See The Collection
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