Newport History Tours

Let us introduce you to Newport’s five centuries of American history.

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Newport History Tours is Newport’s leading tour group and has been recognized by media outlets such as Yankee Magazine for presenting outstanding tours. Tours are presented in February for Newport’s Winter Festival, and in April through December. Purchase tickets today!

Socially Distant Walking Tours

Newport History Tours offers socially distant walking tours on a weekly basis. These 60 minute tours explore Newport's Old Quarter with a small group led by an expert guide. All participants are required to wear a face mask and follow social distancing guidelines. Click the link below for the full schedule and to make reservations.
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Tour Information

  • Walking Tours

    Offered daily, June - October
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  • Site & Group Tours

    Subject to guide and site availability
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  • Purchase Tickets Ahead

    History happens in all weather and so do Newport History Tours.
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Newport’s Old Quarter

Newport’s Old Quarter is the walkable downtown — the oldest neighborhood in the City. Colonial buildings and cultural attractions abound, and are easily accessible on foot.

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Enjoy a self-guided tour of Newport's historic district.
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