Guided tours can be scheduled by appointment between Memorial Day Weekend and October 31st. Contact for more information.
Our hour-long guided tour provides you with an overview of the cultural significance, history, design and restoration of the Portuguese Age of Discovery Monument. Your tour guide will explain the symbolism behind the 14 stone elements placed in a semicircle, as well as the armillary sphere and the multifaceted landmark stone.
Email for pricing, due to Covid-19 tours will be on an individualistic basis (one group per tour).
All tours are outdoors. Please dress accordingly and understand that tours may be canceled due to weather.
The park is open to the public from dawn until dusk.
Please download our helpful self-tour brochure to help:
How to Find the Monument
The Portuguese Age of Discovery Monument is located at the southern tip of Brenton Point State Park in Newport, RI.
Follow directions to: Ocean Drive, Newport, RI 02840.