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Visit The Breakers in Newport for Free January 9-10
January 9, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - January 10, 2021 @ 7:00 pm
Newport County residents invited to tour Breakers for Free! Newport County residents will be admitted for free to The Breakers and its historic grounds on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 9 and 10, the last two days of Holidays at the Newport Mansions and the new outdoor light display, Sparkling Lights at The Breakers.
Several times each year, the Preservation Society offers Newport County Days to allow local residents to enjoy the Newport Mansions free of charge. The Breakers is the only Preservation Society currently open; the others have closed for the winter season or remain closed because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Breakers will be open from noon to 8 p.m., with last admission at 7 p.m. The outdoor holiday light display, Sparkling Lights at The Breakers, will be illuminated at 4 p.m.
The offer is for residents of Newport, Jamestown, Middletown, Portsmouth, Tiverton and Little Compton, as well as military personnel stationed at Naval Station Newport. They are asked to bring proof of residency or military ID.
Starting Monday, Jan. 11, The Breakers will change its operating hours, opening at 10 a.m. and closing at 5 p.m. each day, with last admission at 4 p.m.