Take a 90-minute boat ride and tour that showcases the lighthouses of Goat Island, Rose Island, Castle Hill, and Lime Rock, and also learn about neighboring sites like the harbor estates, churches, historic Fort Adams and Jamestown Village, the Newport Pell Bridge, Clingstone, Hammersmith Farm and more. You may even see a local seal or two in the water! Tickets are $35. Valid ID (for bar service) and cloth face covering required to board. Cruise time options—12:15pm, 2:05pm, 3:55pm (select time at checkout). Cruises depart from Bowen's Wharf in Newport, and East Ferry Wharf in Jamestown.
Something to do while waiting for spring Coastal Queen cruises—check out Audrain Auto Museum's Virtual Exhibits with their CEO Donald Osborne.
Daily at The Chanler at Cliff Walk through March 31st (note that the hotel is closed January 3, 2021–February 4, 2021), 12pm to 5pm.
Bundle up and check out themed Newport History Tours Saturdays at 1pm. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Social-distancing rules are in place and guests are required to wear a mask. See their website for group information. The Museum of Newport History & Shop, located on Washington Square at 127 Thames Street in the 1763 Brick Market, is available to visit Tuesday through Friday 11am-3pm and Saturday and Sunday 9am-1pm. For more details go to NewportHistoryTours.org or call the Museum of Newport History & Shop at 401-841-8770. Virtual Newport History Tours are available here: https://newporthistory.org/tours.