• Enjoy a Picnic Among Topiary Animals

In the Gilded Age in Newport, picnics in the country were a welcome contrast (maybe relief, too!) to dinner parties and balls. For a refreshing experience, enjoy a picnic at Green Animals Topiary Garden in Portsmouth and picnic among the leafy, green animals. The Preservation Society of Newport County, which owns and manages Green Animals, … Read more • Enjoy a Picnic Among Topiary Animals

• Newport and the Votes for Women Centennial

Keep the centennial celebration of the U.S. women’s right to vote going! Votes for women memorabilia, reminding us of the votes rallies at Marble House on Bellevue Avenue in the early 1900s, are available at Newport Mansions Store at Bannister’s Wharf and on-line at NewportStyle, a website of the Preservation Society of Newport County. Especially … Read more • Newport and the Votes for Women Centennial

• See Newport in a Healthy-Safe Way

Welcome to my blog! As a Newport tour guide for the 17th year, I can help you get the most out of your visit here. In these pandemic times, a health-safe way to see Newport is a self-guided tour using my Newport Map & Guide. It features 50 photos number-keyed to the map. That means, you can easily ID the major sights! You can purchase the map Online or at several Newport locations listed on this website. Happy and safe sightseeing!