Museums / Mansions / Historic Houses

Washington Square

Newport, RI 02840

401-846-2980

On street parking only. Accessible entrance is to the right of the building via a ramp. Call for wheelchair, scooter or walker entry. Lift to the second floor.

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548 Bellevue Avenue

Newport, RI 02840

401-847-1000

An elevated lift measuring 60 inches long and 42 inches wide is situated in the front foyer, the elevator is 47 inches deep and 34 inches wide. This elevator is suitable for small scooters and wheelchairs. Access to the Museum Store is available on request. Assistance is provided by PSNC staff.

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380 Cory’s Lane

Portsmouth, RI 02871

401-847-1000

Route to the topiary animals accessible. Access to entire garden limited to those using scooters/wheelchairs. Bathrooms not accessible due to steps.

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596 Bellevue Avenue

Newport, RI 02840

401-847-1000

Accessible parking is located in the lot across the street from the main entrance. Accessible unisex restroom is located on the second floor. The cobblestone entry should be carefully navigated by visitors using accessible devices. The Marble House elevator is 58 inches deep and 35 inches wide. The historic design of the elevator provided entry and exit on opposite sides on different floor; therefore a wheelchair must be turned to exit. The turning circumference is suitable for wheelchairs but will not accommodate scooters.

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44 Ochre Point Avenue

Newport, RI 02840

401-847-1000

Parking is located in the lot across the street from the main entrance. Accessible unisex bathroom is located on the basement level. The accessible entrance to the property is located to the left of the building down a sloping driveway which ends with cobblestones. Take elevator to main floors with staff assistance. Elevator is 46″ deep and 33″ wide. This elevator will accommodate small scooters and wheelchairs.There are steps to all areas of the garden and lawn grounds.

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367 Bellevue Avenue

Newport, RI 02840

401-847-1000

Accessible parking is available in the lot adjacent to the building. Accessible restroom facilities are located in the basement. The entrance to the property is located on the north side of the building. Assistance is provided by PSNC Staff. The Elms Elevator is 44 inches deep and 38 inches wide. The height of the wheelchair should not exceed 37 inches.

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1000 Elmwood Avenue

Providence, RI 02907

401-785-9457

Accessible entrance via door on left side of building (ring buzzer for assistance). Elevator holds 1 person with scooter/wheelchair. Be sure to ask for assistance. Elevator measures 36 in. wide, 53 in. depth, and 79 in. high.

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680 Bellevue Avenue

Newport, RI 02840

401-849-7300

Accessible parking near front door. Wheelchair is available upon request. To left of the main entrance is a fully accessible unisex bathroom except for the height of the toilet. Compliant elevator takes you to the second floor. A lift is available for the second tier of this floor.

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67 Roosevelt Avenue

Pawtucket, RI 02860

401-725-8638

Accessible path slope of travel in several places exceeds ADA guidelines. The Slater Mill, Wilkinson Mill and first floor of the Sylvanus Brown house are handicap accessible through various ramps and elevators.

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55 Richard Smith Drive

North Kingstown, RI 02852

401-294-3521

Gravel parking lot may be difficult for wheelchairs. Bathroom not accessible for a scooter, but okay for wheelchair. Garden paths now widened to accommodate wheelchair access. Easy to enter house, downstairs travel easy for either wheelchair or scooter.

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