The Breakers and its collection

The Breakers

The Breakers is a grand house that was owned by the renowned Vanderbilt family of Dutch origin. It is situated on Ochre Point Avenue in Newport, Rhode Island, and offers a stunning view of the Atlantic Ocean. This historic building is now owned by the Preservation Society of Newport County and serves as a testament to the opulence of the Vanderbilt family.

Visitor Experience at The Breakers

The Breakers is a popular tourist destination, attracting 300,000 visitors each year. Since April 2009, guided tours have been replaced with audio tours, allowing visitors to explore the richly decorated building at their own pace. The well-maintained gardens are another highlight, featuring a variety of tree species from around the globe.

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The Breakers
Ochre Point Avenue 44
RI 02840 Newport
Rhode Island

Visitor information The Breakers

Opening hours

10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00
10:00 – 17:00


6 – 12$10.00


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Location & Map

Ochre Point Avenue 44, Newport

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