- Evening tour of one or two grand historic mansions in Newport, Rhode Island
- See magnificent old mansions lavishly decorated for Christmas
- Choose between three different mansions to tour: The Breakers, Marble Lodge and The Elms
- Learn about Newport's storied past and about the furnishings and architecture of the mansions
What You Can Expect
Enter the mansion of your choosing (The Breakers, Marble House or The Elms) and admire the gorgeous Christmas decorations. The Breakers was a summer cottage for the wealthy Vanderbilt family. The Elms was also a summer cottage and holds an impressive collection of ceramics, paintings and jade. The Marble House is a Gilded Age mansion resembling the White House. Whichever mansion you choose, your guide will tell you all about its history and you'll have the opportunity to capture plenty of photos of it in its Christmas finery.
Upgrade to take a second evening holiday mansion tour and experience even more beautiful Christmas decorations and historical anecdotes. Each 3-hour holiday evening mansion tour concludes at the Newport Visitor's Center.