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Newport Art Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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A Bit Pricey

We were some what disappointed..we arrived with buy 15 minutes to go and were treated a bit... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2018
Good overall

We needed something to do in the off season and during a rainy few days in Newport. I had buy one... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2018
New Jersey
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The Newport Art Museum's collections and exhibitions reflect Rhode Island's rich cultural heritage and lively contemporary art scene. We are the only museum to focus on the art and artists of Rhode Island, both historic and contemporary. The Museum...more
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76 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI 02840-7411
+1 401-848-8200
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The collection focuses on RI artists across many years. They have wonderful special exhibits as well. A great way to spend an hour or two.

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 1 July 2018

We were some what disappointed..we arrived with buy 15 minutes to go and were treated a bit abruptly by museum personnel cuz a wedding rehearsal was going on simultaneuously..somewhat interesting but not great!

Thank AaronFWA
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

Beautiful space! And love the way each exhibit is curated. Just enough to enjoy everything and not too overwhelming.

Thank pollyanywhere
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Nice visit to this exceptional facility. Contemporary artists mingled in with the classical traditional artists makes it a fine attraction.

Thank jpatrickr
Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

We needed something to do in the off season and during a rainy few days in Newport. I had buy one get one tickets - and because kids are free, that meant all 4 of us could attend for the price of one adult ticket...More

Thank NJPost99
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We were here at a wedding event. All the staff were vere very friendly and efficient. Beautiful architectural gem. Very elegantly displayed art.

Thank DA1wanderer
Reviewed 15 October 2017

A lovely collection of Rhode Island art housed in a beautiful old building and purpose built gallery. A real find away from the overpopulated mansions tours. Modestly priced as well.

Thank SuePB
Reviewed 4 October 2017

The variety of disciplines was surprising. Art glass, oil, wood, if it is creative, enjoy it. The interior is a beautiful background for historical and modern pieces. There is a small sculpture garden. Disappointed I missed an installation that was in progress in building 2....More

1  Thank Arlene B
Reviewed 22 September 2017

The Newport Art Museum and Art Association is one of the oldest continuously operating organizations of its kind in the country. A group of community-minded artists and intellectuals, led by activist and Pulitzer Prize-winning author Maud Howe Elliott, founded the organization as the Art Association...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful building for the art museum! Loved the history and the wood work inside this museum along with beautiful artwork! It was small but also loved that it contains artwork from some local Newport natives. The additional building with the exhibit of photos...More

Thank MarleyWay84
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Agnes M
25 February 2015|
Response from jjbrown0058 |
Only the 2nd Thursday of the month from 5pm-8pm. Otherwise I believe it's $10 an adult.