Breakers

401-847-6544
44 Ochre Point Ave
Newport, RI 02840
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Citysearch User

on Citysearch Oct 03, 2008
The Breakers is the most fantastic of all the mansions in Newport. I refuse to call it a summer cottage like they do. It is truly fabulous. The architecture is amazing. Carved wood, marble and gold leafing adorn it. It... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch May 01, 2008
A visit to the Breakers is a must if you are in Newport. This summer cottage is definitely worth the visit. Although you cannot take pictures inside, you will never forget what you see there.... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Jan 09, 2008
The Breakers is the grandest of the summer cottages that I visited in Newport. I think it is one of the don't miss it mansions. Most of the tour packages include tickets for the Breakers because it is spectacular. If you... (more)

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on Citysearch Sep 07, 2004
<b>In Short</b><br>The Breakers, completed in 1895, was built by architect Richard Morris Hunt for railroad magnate Cornelius Vanderbilt II. A collaboration between these two leading figures in American... (more)

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