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Tour of the Month: Rum & Revolution

Saturday, May 18, 2019 - 11:00 am Museum of Newport History & Shop

From the thriving colonial rum trade and Revolutionary War Era tavern meetings, through the temperance movement and Prohibition Era smuggling, learn about the changing role of alcohol in Newport. Purchase tickets and depart from the Museum of Newport History &...

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