Rough Point was the Newport home of Doris Duke – heiress, art collector and Newport preservationist. Still decorated as it was during her lifetime, the mansion is home to a remarkable collection of French furniture, European art, Chinese porcelains, and Turkish carpets. The tour includes the 2011 special exhibit Dressed to Play: The Sporty Style of Doris Duke which combines vintage sportswear and sporting equipment. Tours offered April-November. www.NewportRestoration.org
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