Walking Tour: Rogues & Scoundrels
August 15 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm$15
Purchase your tickets at NewportHistoryTours.org.
Learn where scoundrels lived, pirates profited and where criminals were punished.
And a socially distant living history program at the Colony House 10am-2pm: The Stamp Act Riots of August 1765. Be sure to make time to speak with the living historians before or after your tour.
Tours depart from the Colony House, located at the top of Washington Square, and cost $15 per person, $10 for Newport Historical Society members and active duty military. Tickets must be purchased in advance online at NewportHistoryTours.com, cash payments are not accepted. Visitors are required to wear a face mask and follow social distancing guidelines of staying 6 feet apart from anyone not part of their “quaranteam.” Additionally, visitors will be screened for illness to ensure the health of everyone in the tour group. Tours are limited to 6 visitors. For more details visit NewportHistoryTours.org or call the Museum of Newport History & Shop at 401-841-8770.