Redwood Library and Anthenaeum

Address: 
50 Bellevue Ave. Newport, RI 02840

The oldest lending library in the U.S., built by architect Peter Harrison in 1750. Changing displays of books and papers, plus more than 100 paintings by American masters, including Gilbert Stuart's portrait of George Washington. Open daily.

Monday - Tuesday: 9:30 am-5:30 pm
Wednesday: 9:30 am-8:00 pm
Thursday - Saturday: 9:30 am-5:30 pm
Sunday: 1:00 pm-5:00 pm