Newport – Newport Scenic & Fort Adams
Enjoy a scenic tour of Newport, visiting many historical sites including a stop at Fort Adams.
Explore Newport's colonial past
See famous landmarks like Trinity Church
Drive past huge 'summer cottages' built by the super wealthy on Bellevue Avenue
Take photos at historic Fort Adams on the sea
Comfortable clothing and walking shoes are recommended.
Level 2: Easy
See the important historical sites of Newport’s colonial period and its most famous landmarks, including Trinity Church, Redwood Library, Gothic Church of Saint Mary’s, Ten Mile Drive and Bellevue Avenue, where we pass the famous 'summer cottages’ built by the super-rich of the late 19th century.
We will also make a photo stop near Fort Adams, one of the oldest and more complex forts and learn about its history and the lives of the people living there during their active years of service.
Remarks/requirements: Comfortable clothing and walking shoes are recommended