Trip Planner: USA / Rhode Island / Newport / Bellevue Avenue Historic District
Home to some of the country's best-known mansions, Bellevue Avenue Historic District represents part of Newport's historic district, which is designated as a National Historic Landmark. Almost exclusively residential, this neighborhood contains lavish mansions built by affluent summer vacationers, including the Astor and Vanderbilt families. These homes represent examples of various architectural styles and showcase designs of some of the most innovative architects working at the turn of the 20th century, like Richard Upjohn and Richard Morris Hunt. Several mansions appear on the National Register of Historic Places and offer guided tours to educate younger generations about the golden age of American architecture. Check the online tour schedule and purchase your tickets in advance. Using our international travel planner, Newport attractions like Bellevue Avenue Historic District can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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Bellevue Ave. in Newport RI is a true Gem. With many shops with a large assortment of Items for sale From Clothing to Toys and just so much more. Tennis Hall of Fame,where you can play tennis on...
Bellevue Ave. in Newport RI is a true Gem. With many shops with a large assortment of Items for sale From Clothing to Toys and just so much more. Tennis Hall of Fame,where you can play tennis on... more »
It starts as a main street with some shops and restaurants and then turns into a street with some of the nicest mansions in Newport. Definitely worth seeing the start and end of the avenue.
It starts as a main street with some shops and restaurants and then turns into a street with some of the nicest mansions in Newport. Definitely worth seeing the start and end of the avenue. more »
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