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Newport's History of Cocktails

Newport's History of Cocktails

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I first and foremost have been a Bartender in Newport for over 11 years at "Americas Oldest Tavern" The White Horse Tavern. In those years I have become a Newport town historian and written a book on town history, Free Masonry, Alchemy and our founding fathers. I currently do a History of Cocktails Personally guided tour in Newport and have for the last five years in our City by the Sea! I can…
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What we’ll do

We will start our Newport History of Cocktails tour at Queen Anne Square in the center of Newport! In the Square we will go over Trinity Church and also it's cemetery, Doris Duke, George Washington and The Revolutionary War in Newport. From there we will continue on foot a short walk up to 1 Bellvue Avenue The Hotel Viking built in 1926 and will have a Prohibition Cocktail while enjoying the…

What else you should know

We'll be walking one and a half miles total during the tour so comfortable shoes would be appropriate.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
At two of our stops we will have a Cocktail from an era of Newport History. Cheers and Enjoy!

What to bring

Sneakers for an approximate 1.5 mile walk through Newport.

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Where you'll be

Queen Anne Square redesigned 5 years ago by Maya Lin was original donated and designed by Doris Duke. The Square has Trinity Church 1698 and its cemetery on its grounds. The grounds also feature Lin's exhibit The Meeting Room which has quite a few cryptic nuances which we will discuss in detail. The Old Stone Mill in Touro Park has been featured on many History Channel shows in which it has been rumored to have been built by The Free Masons.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests of all ages can attend.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

We'll be walking one and a half miles total during the tour so comfortable shoes would be appropriate.
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Newport's History of Cocktails
1 review
£60/person
1 review
£60/person