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Best things to do in Newport

Wanderweg
“What better way to take a walk or go for a run but to have the ocean on one side and the mansions on the other ? ”
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Historische Stätte
“The Breakers is the grandest of Newport's summer "cottages" and a symbol of the Vanderbilt family's social and financial preeminence in turn of the century America. Commodore Cornelius Vanderbilt (1794-1877) established the family fortune in steamships and later in the New York Central Railroad, which was a pivotal development in the industrial growth of the nation during the late 19th century. The Commodore's grandson, Cornelius Vanderbilt II, became The Breakers dining roomChairman and President of the New York Central Railroad system in 1885, and purchased a wooden house called The Breakers in Newport during that same year. In 1893, he commissioned architect Richard Morris Hunt to d”
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Meeresfrüchte-Restaurant
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“Newport Classic. On the water, great views, awesome service an food. It is on the fancier side but its worth it. I have been here countless times. I still love it. ”
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Restaurant
“Enjoy fresh, local seafood in a waterfront restaurant. Reservations are required especially in the summer. Great service and outstanding cuisine. Definitely one of the best restaurants in Newport ”
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Pub
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“Great All around restaurant/bar. Has live music and great food, drinks, and beer selection. Upstairs has an outdoor patio which is fantastic to people watch.”
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Point of Interest
“You are right across the street to 1st beach, grab a lobster roll while your there at the snack shack!”
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Point of Interest
“Great walk along the ocean and see the Newport mansions from a different view”
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Grocery or Supermarket
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“Another quick grocery store option, depending on time of day...I tend to stick to Middletown for my shopping during busy season!”
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History Museum
“The mansions give a view into the history of Newport, the United States, and the rich & famous.”
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Point of Interest
“While touring the mansion brings me back to middle school field trips, it’s still one of my favorite “touristy” things to do. I’d recommend your kids be a little older (8-10 depending), so you can really enjoy these “summer cottages” as they were formally known by the families who owned them. We love The Breakers and Marble House the best. ”
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Arthouse-Kino
“This is an old movie theater that offers great movies. You can purchase wine, chocolate and a variety of treats to enjoy the film with. Tickets are 10.00 and you will feel like you stepped back in time.”
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Mexikanisches Restaurant
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“Where you go for a margarita and live music (almost every night of the week...starts around 9?) Be sure to check their website for who is playing and when.”
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Lebensmittelladen
“Organic and the best on Aquidneck Island. CVS is located next door along with a liquor store in between. Parking is free for shopping use.”
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Kunstmuseum
“Focuses on American art from the 19th century to the present day, and pays particular attention to art from Rhode Island and New England.”
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Resort
“Five-star dining overlooking Newport Harbor. Perfect for special occasions. Great formal option for Newport. Tasting menu with or without a wine pairing. Unforgettable and Posh.”
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Restaurant
“Filled with hipsters, this joint has a fresh take on West Coast Mexican. Their menu features craft cocktails, a large selection of artisanal tequilas and mescal, and a heaping helping of local seafood and produce. ”
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