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Newport Film & Celebrity Tour

23 Americas Cup Ave, Newport, RI 02840-3032
+1 401-592-8687
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The Best Tour - Ever

If you love movies, old or new, this tour will blow you away. There is never a dull moment and... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2017
kenbenja
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West Nyack, New York
Movies in Newport

This tour takes you on a journey through films made in Newport. They spot at locations and "frame... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Keith W
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Hartford, Connecticut
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See on-screen Newport in reel time: experience the unmatched beauty and iconic landmarks that have attracted filmmakers and celebrities to Newport for years. The Newport Movie Tour takes you through Newport in a specially outfitted Mercedes Sprinter to see locations immortalized in classic and contemporary film, showing over 75 clips from films such as High Society, Amistad, and Irrational Man.
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23 Americas Cup Ave, Newport, RI 02840-3032
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

If you love movies, old or new, this tour will blow you away. There is never a dull moment and the ride is easy and totally confortable. I read all the reviews to date, and they are all totally true. Read them. Best bang for...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

This tour takes you on a journey through films made in Newport. They spot at locations and "frame" the scene almost exactly as it is shown in the film. Then they play the clip from the movie. Additionally, stories of the actors behavior while visiting...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2017

Tammy Fasano did a brilliant job creating the film tour! The tour is fun and informative with a surprise intermission for (spoiler) popcorn and water. The connections between the clips and what we see out the windows are right-on. Kudos, too, for the insider anecdotes...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2016

Not only was this a great movie tour, it was an excellent city tour. This was the first thing we did when we arrived in Newport and we were glad we did. We enjoyed all the movie related stops but we also benefited by seeing...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Great tour we saw so much of Newport through the eyes of a Director! I used a groupon so it cut the cost almost in half. Lots of fun and covered a surprising amount of the island. Very comfortable luxury transport. The popcorn was really...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2016

I would just like to say thank you to Sam and Tom. My son Austin and I had the best time on your tour. Austin is a huge movie fan and although he hadn’t seen some of the films that were referenced, he was still...More

Thank Teresa B
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Reviewed 17 August 2016

Our tour guide Tammy was great! We enjoyed the seeing the movie snips while being right there where it was filmed. The van was super! Best movie tour I've ever taken!

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Reviewed 2 August 2016

We have been to Newport many times and stumbled upon this tour by accident through Groupon. Wow what a great find!! Tammy is an amazing tour guide -Fun, articulate and extremely knowledgeable about movies shot in and celebrities that have passed through the beautiful town...More

Thank DonnaC60
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Reviewed 15 May 2016

For those of us who love movies, it was so interesting to see the real pl;aces that we've known on the big screen. The town and area are so beautiful that it is easy to see how Hollywood has used this venue so often. We...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2016

I live here and had forgotten how many movies were filmed in Newport. Tammy brings every movie set back to life and does an amazing job of doing so!

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jan_vacca
4 June 2018|
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Response from TammyF777 | Property representative |
The Film Tour today is conducted in a Mercedes Benz GL450 with a screen in the back for you to view the clips. We drive through the city of Newport talking about and showing you where movies were shot on location. We book... More
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