Newport, Rhode Island

Discover Newport on The Classic Coast is made up of the nine connected coastal towns that all share a rich and well-preserved New England history along with an indelible spirit of artistry, hard work and ambition that’s simply classic.

A classic, coastal New England destination with nearly 400 years of history and a captivating spirit that welcomes you. The destination has evolved from a haven for religious dissenters, a prominent Colonial era port and Gilded Age playground to a locale ripe with art, culture and history.  Throughout the nine connected coastal communities, explore the miles of coastline and breathtaking vistas, scenic trails, distinctive shops, renowned restaurants, diverse lodging options and year-round special events.

A destination known for weddings and corporate gatherings, the charming seaside community is just 30 minutes from Rhode Island T. F. Green International Airport and is easily accessible by car, bus and seasonal ferry.