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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
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!
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
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
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
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