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Upcoming Events

Read/Eat/Chat

"The Caves of Perigord" by Martin Walker

noon     Newport Art Museum

Monthly meeting of the Museum's book club will focus on The Caves of Perigord, by Martin Walker. Read the book, bring a lunch and discuss. Members FREE, non-members $5.

Murder at the Museum

"Ballgowns, Bling & Betrayal"

7 – 8:30 pm     Newport Art Museum

The late 19th century saw Newport’s popularity among the “Swell Set” explode!  Descending on this little summer resort town, the wealthiest of Americans hosted the most extravagant of entertainments. Come as a guest to their “Costume Ball,” but don’t concern yourself with getting dressed up…  You will be in costume from the characters’ point of view!  Newport's social elite will need your assistance to solve the crime.

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Sesquicentennial Gallery Talk

"John La Farge's Portrait of the Son of Richard Morris Hunt"

2 pm     Newport Art Museum

Join us in celebrating the 150th anniversary of the John N.A. Griswold House with this lecture by art and architectural historian James L. Yarnall.

Free with the price of admission.

Murder at the Museum

"Mobsters & Molls"

7 – 8:30 pm     Newport Art Museum

The late 19th century saw Newport’s popularity among the “Swell Set” explode!  Descending on this little summer resort town, the wealthiest of Americans hosted the most extravagant of entertainments. Come as a guest to their “Costume Ball,” but don’t concern yourself with getting dressed up…  You will be in costume from the characters’ point of view!  Newport's social elite will need your assistance to solve the crime. 

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Music in the Galleries

Brown University

2 pm     Newport Art Museum

Join us for a live concert in the Ilgenfritz Gallery, featuring a muscial group from Brown University.

Music in the Galleries

Sync Or Swim a cappella

2 pm     Newport Art Museum

Live concert by the Sync Or Swim a cappella group in the Ilgenfritz Gallery.  Free with the price of admission.  Visit our galleries and stay for the concert!

Music in the Galleries

St. Mary's Choir - Christmas Music

2 pm     Newport Art Museum

Join us for a live Christmas concert in the Ilgenfritz Gallery, featuring St. Mary's Choir.