PORTSMOUTH, R.I. – While closed during the Coronavirus pandemic, the Newport Car Museum has launched its first in a series of videos reviewing its collection of over 75 cars. Episode 1 covers the 1959 Cadillac Series 62 Convertible, the perfect vehicle for social distancing.
See below for the first installment of a 1959 Cadillac Series 62 convertible
The Newport Car Museum features six galleries (Ford/Shelby, Corvettes, World Cars, Fin Cars, Mopars, American Muscle “Then & Now”), eight driving simulators, and a collection of Mid-Century modern furniture integrated into spacious, inspiring surroundings. Cars are displayed on low-rise platforms with no barrier ropes; award-winning videos play in each gallery; and knowledgeable docents are always on hand to answer questions.
When reopened, the Museum will return to normal business hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday-Sunday. Regular admission: $18/adults; $15/Seniors, Military, Students; $8/Ages 5-15 (with an adult); Free/Ages 4 and under (with an adult).
Tickets can be bought at the door or online: www.newportcarmuseum.org
Located at 1947 West Main Rd. (Enter at Light), Portsmouth, R.I. 02871, 401-848-2277.
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