Interior Design Students and Faculty Explore Newport, Rhode Island Mansions

Posted on 10/21/2015 2:57:24 PM

Interior Design faculty members Karen Scarton and Susan Venatta, in conjunction with a focus on historic preservation, organized a three-day tour of several Newport, Rhode Island, mansions.

Interior Design faculty and students in front of a mansion in Newport, Rhode Island.

The mansions toured were Marble House, Rosecliff, and the Breakers. Forty-four interior design students participated in the tour as they studied the architecture, design, and furnishings maintained by the Preservation Society of Newport County.

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