Museum of Yachting
Want to look at some boats? Head inside this bad-boy museum inside the 1831 Aquidneck Mill for a collection of model yachts, a handful...
A few decades ago, colonial Newport was decaying and undervalued. Enter Doris Duke, who used her huge fortune to preserve many of the...
Isaac Bell House
Built in 1883, Isaac Bell House is one of the earliest Bellevue mansions. This subtly grand wooden home not only exemplifies 'shingle...
The frat-house crowd comes here for live bands like Dogie & the Cowpie Poachers.
Gary's Handy Lunch
Newport's working folk kick-start their day over coffee and simple breakfast fare at this old-school diner.
Lonely Planet review
Newport is a fine town for biking, with only a few gentle slopes. A scenic and satisfying ride is the 10-mile loop around Ocean Ave, which includes Bellevue Ave and its many beautiful mansions. Bike rental is available at Scooters. You can rent wheels with a baby seat for $8.50 per hour. Motor scooters cost $39/50/61/89 for one/two/three/eight hours.