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Newport County and East Bay Sights

National Museum of American Illustration

  • 492 Bellevue Ave. Map It
  • Newport

Updated 12/23/2013

Fodor's Review

This museum exhibits original work by Norman Rockwell, J.C. Leyendecker, Maxfield Parrish, N.C. Wyeth, and many others spanning the "Golden Age of American Illustration" (1895–1945). All 323 printed Saturday Evening Post covers are on display. The 1898 Beaux-Arts adaptation of an 18th-century French chateau was designed by the same architects responsible for the New York Public Library and other landmarks. Frederick Law Olmsted designed the adjacent grounds.

Sight Information

Address:

492 Bellevue Ave., Newport, Rhode Island, 02840, United States

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Phone:

401-851–8949 Ext. 18

Sight Details:

  • $18
  • Memorial Day–Labor Day, hrs vary

Updated 12/23/2013

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