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Newport Art Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 - 17:00
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Great Middle Eastern Art

Along with their permanent collection they have a fantastic collection featuring middle eastern... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bowling Green, Kentucky
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Rainy Day Retreat

Beautiful historic mansion that houses a good art collection. The art & photographs by artists... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
New York
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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
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Along with their permanent collection they have a fantastic collection featuring middle eastern artists. Good activity-even if it’s not raining.

Thank Fadipadi
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Beautiful historic mansion that houses a good art collection. The art & photographs by artists from the Middle East diaspora were the best part of the museum. Very thought provoking pieces with unusual mediums. Just another symbol of how we all benefit from immigrants coming...More

Thank BaliloverNewYork
Reviewed 7 October 2018

This museum has a little bit of everything—modern art and traditional, paintings, sculptures and photography all housed in a beautiful (really two) architecturally stunning houses. When we visited, the temporary exhibit was a commentary on the culture and migration of the Middle East, especially the...More

Thank uffels
Reviewed 24 August 2018 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 mgerhardt
Reviewed 30 June 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 16 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 24 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
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Agnes M
24 February 2015|
Response from jjbrown0058 |
Only the 2nd Thursday of the month from 5pm-8pm. Otherwise I believe it's $10 an adult.