Nov 16, 2019

Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Two tour times available (see below)

Lippitt House Museum

Tour 1   10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. 

Tour 2   12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

A special museum tour offering visitors a chance to see and hear about various aspects of Lippitt House not included in our regular tours. This 90 minute tour led by the Museum Director lets visitors see where servants performed household tasks and explains how 1860s modern technology was incorporated into the house. Space is limited.


Please note: The tour involves several flights of stairs and is not wheelchair-accessible.

$15, advance ticket purchase recommended

Dec 05, 2019

6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Lippitt House Museum

Kick off the holiday season with our annual party featuring a variety of whiskys and a selection of fine wines.  Sip, savor and pair them with passed artisan hors d'oeuvres while you stroll through one of the best preserved Victorian houses in America. Join friends and neighbors to celebrate the holiday season in style!

Event sponsored by Campus Fine Wines.

Advance purchase closes Wednesday, December 4. 

$100 in advance, $125 day of the event

Dec 14, 2019

Christmas at Lippitt House

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Lippitt House Museum

The holiday season is filled with fun traditions - many of which originated in the Victorian era. Take a holiday-themed tour, explore Victorian Christmas traditions, enjoy holiday songs, create candy-filled Christmas crackers, and enjoy treats to celebrate the season!

$10 Adults; $5 Students (with valid I.D.); Free children 12 and under; Free, EBT Cardholder (up to four individuals per EBT card)

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No refunds on Lippitt House Museum or Preserve Rhode Island program or event ticket purchases.
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