Rum and Revolution Walking Tour
Presented by Newport History Tours: from the thriving colonial rum trade through the temperance movement and Prohibition era smuggling, learn about the changing role of alcohol in Newport.
Tours begin at the Brick Market Museum & Shop at 127 Thames Street, Newport, RI. Tour departure is weather dependent and $15 a person, $12 with a Newport Winter Festival button, $10 for Newport Historical Society members. Space is limited; call 401.841.8770 for reservations.
Newport History Tours is a partnership between the Newport Historical Society and the Newport Restoration Foundation.