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Secret Garden Walking Tour

Secret Garden Walking Tour
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5 Jun 2018
“Beautiful gardens”
9 Oct 2016
“Wonderful Attraction!”
Take a Spring or Fall Tour of the beautiful, private gardens of some of historic Newport's most prestigious properties. The 2019 Secret Garden Tours is a self-guided walking tour of private gardens in historic Newport, Rhode Island. See...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
32 Washington St, Newport, RI 02840-8529
+1 401-439-7253
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

What a unique way to view private gardens in the beautiful Point neighborhood of Newport. Definitely worth a day or weekend trip to historic Newport.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Amy H
Katie D, Public Relations Manager at Secret Garden Walking Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thanks for your review and so glad that you enjoyed the tour. Be sure to come back in September for our fall tour (September 7-9, 2018) which features gardens "On & Off the Avenue and Ocean Drive".

Reviewed 10 October 2016

The tour is an interesting and fascinating overview of life in large gardens. The flora attractions are wonderful at anytime of the year. A 'must see' atacion when visiting Newport

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank P44cka
Reviewed 31 August 2016

What a wonderful way to see the gardens of gorgeous homes in Newport! From old mansions to newer homes that Secret Garden tour is worth the wait to see these gorgeous places. Would love to take the tour every year.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Queenu
Reviewed 30 April 2015

I was blown away by the beauty of all the gardens on this walking tour. If you love gardens, I highly recommend it!

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank KateD6
Reviewed 5 October 2012

Taking this tour gives you the chance to see behind the scenes in the gardens of the big houses and also the local houses. They run it twice a year (spring and early fall) and you get to visit the mansions' gardens without paying for...More

Date of experience: September 2012
4  Thank TravelingNicx
Reviewed 6 July 2012

Taking the Newport Tour gives you a chance to see how Newport people live. You walk through the Point which is a historic district in Newport. The houses are interesting, some are very old and there are plenty of shade trees. You receive a walking...More

Date of experience: July 2012
3  Thank Eleanor K
Reviewed 10 July 2010

Starting at the entrance to Goat Island, this tour had private gardens dotted all over the Point District in Newport. The walking tour was started on a hot, humid day, but the garden docents had delicious iced tea & lemonade available at most destinations. A...More

4  Thank NBHOLT
Reviewed 4 April 2008

It is a fun walking tour. Beautiful and family oriented. Great day out but make sure the weather is nice otherwise you could get cold or wet.

2  Thank MrWhibbley
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