PORTSMOUTH, R.I. — USA Today recently nominated the Newport Car Museum, located in Portsmouth, as one of New England’s best new attractions. The museum now needs your help to make it the best!
In one click, readers can vote for 16 more days in an online poll, choosing the Newport Car Museum as New England’s best new attraction. Click here to vote.
The car museum is currently ranking as number 6 on the poll’s leadership board, giving it a good chance at making the top 5 if not number 1.
The Newport Car Museum, located inside the Raytheon campus off West Main Road in Portsmouth, officially opened its doors this past June.
The museum includes 50,000 square feet of exhibit area, offices, a library and 5,000 square feet of event space that can accommodate parties for as many as 500 people. The space also includes corporate break-out rooms and other special locations for gatherings, such as “Coffee and Cars,” that the museum plans to regularly host for the community.
Newport Car Museum is handicap accessible and open daily, Monday through Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (closed Christmas and New Year’s Day).
Tickets are $18 for adults, ages 16 to 65; $15 for senior citizens, military, students, and AAA members; and $5 for children, ages 5 to 15.
Tickets can be bought at the door or online at www.newportcarmuseum.org where more information and directions are available.