Check-in is from 2 to 6 PM. Advance arrangements must be made for check-ins after 6 PM.
FROM NEW YORK AND POINTS SOUTH:
Take I-95 North into Rhode Island. Take exit 3-A onto Route 138 East. Follow signs for 138E and the Newport Bridge. ***After crossing the Newport Bridge, take the Scenic Route Exit, turning right at the end of the ramp onto Farewell Street. At the second set of lights, make a right onto America’s Cup Avenue. Continue through the downtown area. Make a right onto Thames Street (The Red Parrot Restaurant will be on the corner). You will make a left turn onto Pope Street (on the corner is a black and white striped awning-Gary’s Handy Lunch). Make a left turn onto Spring Street. The Samuel Durfee House is 352 Spring Street and will be on the right side of Spring Street, across from Howard Street. Our driveway is to the left of the house. Parking is all of the way back, pull up to wall. Please use front door entrance.
FROM T.F. GREEN AIRPORT:
Take I-95 South to Exit 9 (Route 4). Follow Route 4 South, it will narrow and merge with Route 1. Continue approximately 1/2 mile to exit for 138 East (Newport Bridge). Continue directions from New York where the *is.
Take I-93 South to Route 24 South. Route 24 South briefly merges with 195 West in Fall River, continue following signs for Route 24 South. ***Follow to Route 138 South (Exit 1)to Newport/Middletown. Take Route 138 for approximately 6.5 miles into Middletown. Turn left onto Route 138A South toward Newport Beaches. Turn left at the second light, continue past beaches and up Memorial Boulevard. Make a left onto Bellevue Avenue. You will pass shopping centers and begin to see the mansions, turn right onto Perry Street (Isaac Bell House on corner). Go to stop sign and turn right onto Spring Street. The Samuel Durfee House is 352 Spring Street, located on the right side, across from Howard Street. Our driveway is to the left of the house. Parking is all of the way back, pull up to wall. Please use front door entrance.
Follow 195 East to Fall River to Route 24 South. Continue directions from Boston where the * is.
If you have many and/or heavy bags, you may want to stop at bottom of driveway or in front of house and bring your bags in before parking!