By An Trieu
October 6, 2022
THE BREAKERS NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND
Mansion known as Newport's grandest summer 'cottage' built in the Gilded Age.
Built for Cornelius Vanderbilt II (one of the richest men in America) from 1893-1895.
Mansion covers nearly an acre of the 13-acre property with 70 rooms, 48 bedrooms, & 27 fireplaces.
Décor made from the finest materials in the world, ie. Baccarat crystal chandeliers.
In 1994, The Breakers was designated a National Historic Landmark.
The Breakers OPEN DAILY 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $29/adult - $10/youth Duo & Trio Tickets Available
Breath-taking views of the Atlantic sea.
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