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<p>The Elms was the summer home of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Julius Berwind of Philadelphia and New York. Modeled after the mid-18th century French Chateau d'Asnieres, the home was completed in 1901 and reportedly cost $1.4 million to build.</p>
<p>The interior includes collections of Renaissance ceramics, 18th-century French and Venetian paintings and Oriental jades. The garden grounds include marble and bronze sculptures, trees, marble pavilions, fountains, a sunken garden, a carriage house and a garage.</p> <p>The Preservation Society of Newport County purchased The Elms in 1962 to open the home to the public and it was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1996.</p>
367 Bellevue Ave, Newport, RI 02840
(401) 847-1000
  • Fax: 530-792-7409
  • Accessibility Details: The restaurant is located at street level.
  • Hours: Daily, 10am - 5pm
  • Hours: Mon - Wed, 7am - 9pm; Thu - Fri, 7am - 10pm; Sat, 8am - 10pm; Sun, 8am - 9pm
  • Accessible: yes
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