The Whitehorne House

416 Thames St.
Newport, RI 02840- Map It
(401) 847-2448

AAA Editor Notes

The Whitehorne House, 416 Thames St., is Newport's only Federal-style mansion open to the public. It houses a stunning collection of 18th- and early 19th-century Newport and Rhode Island furniture, including pieces by Goddard and Townsend, as well as other early decorative arts by regional craftspeople. A period garden is behind the house. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Guided tour $10; free (ages 0-12).
Hours: House open Thurs.-Sat. 10:30-4, May-Oct. Guided tours depart at 11 and 3.