Skip to main content
Stay Connected
Copyright ©2019 - All Rights Reserved
Powered By
HomeEventsNewport: The Breakers & The Elms (7:45 A.M.-5:45 P.M.)

Events - Event View

This is the "Event Detail" view, showing all available information for this event. If the event has passed, click the "Event Report" button to read a report and view photos that were uploaded.

Newport: The Breakers & The Elms (7:45 A.M.-5:45 P.M.)

When:
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Where:
The Breakers and the Elms

Category:
Programs
Registration is required
Payment In Advance Only
Activities/Items    (Click the down-arrow to the left of the activity/item to view the details)
Pick-Up At Cafe Tatte (7:45 A.M.)
Pick-Up At Starbucks (7:55 A.M.)

Visit Newport’s famous mansions on our private van tour with New England Tours. We’ll begin at The Breakers, the grandest Newport summer “cottage.” The 70-room Vanderbilt estate boasts a two and a half story Great Hall and Morning Room with platinum leaf panels. After a narrated van tour along Ocean Drive, we’ll break for lunch before heading to The Elms, a thoroughly “modern” house so technologically advanced for its time it appeared to work “as if by magic.” Self-guided audio tours at both mansions. Van departs Café Tatte, 70 Charles Street, at 7:45 a.m., and Starbucks, 165 Newbury Street, at 7:55 a.m. BHV members and guests: $110.  Guests of BHV members and prospective members: $120. Price all-inclusive; lunch is pay individually.