Visit our Antique Prints Old Maps Gallery, at Bowens Wharf Newport RI, 02840. We specialize in nature and history. We have lots of old maps! Most of our engravings and lithographs, are antiques, and are over 100 years old. Shopping in our historic building, a 1760 colonial warehouse, just makes discovering Newport more of a great experience.
Hours Vary: Rare Old Maps & Antique Prints Gallery | Newport RI
Make an appointment while you are visiting Newport Rhode Island. See our collections, call 413-245-4197. Open hours, by chance. Regular hours, Wednesdays through Saturdays, May 15 through October. Off season hours vary November – May 14.
Our Antique Prints & Maps Galley is within feet of The Anchor of Newport Rhode Island (bowenswharf.com) We are in the yellow building upstairs, Cowley’s Wharf Warehouse, but the entrance is tricky, you must enter through the brick building. The staircase is through the blue doors between the Scrimshaw Shop and Anchor Toffee.
Stop in and see our rare old maps & prints
Visit our Antique Prints & Maps Gallery! We are striving to be one of the best, galleries in Newport Rhode Island. You will learn as you shop for decorative antique prints. Our unique collections of old maps, and nature-based engravings lithographs, are worth the trip upstairs on Bowens Wharf.
This Unique Newport RI Art Gallery, Honors Nature and History.
Of all the Newport RI Art Galleries, we have one very different from others. See for yourself by visiting our Antique Prints Gallery. It is filled with a world-class inventory, of decorative antique prints. We specialize in nature and history, selling original engravings & lithographs, old maps & rare charts. Almost all of our antique prints are over 100 years old. Some of our prints are really old and date from the 17th century. Furthermore, our most recent prints are from the Art Deco period the mid 1920’s.
Moreover, when you enter this Newport Art Gallery, you are walking into history. Cowley’s Wharf Warehouse is one of 2 original buildings which exist on the wharf today. The building is nearly 260 years old and part of Colonial America, let alone Newport’s. Read more: Wharf History – Bowen’s Wharf Newport Rhode Island (bowenswharf.com)
Our art gallery is home to a very large freight elevator. Used as a warehouse from the mid 18th century, the elevator was state of the art. 100 pounds of weight would leverage and lift 1000 pounds. The combination of historic building, beautiful prints, and an interesting entrance, makes it one of best. Newport RI Art Galleries to see!
DiscoverNewport: Antique Prints Gallery: Upstairs 12 Bowen’s Wharf
Are you looking for something fun to do while you’re visiting Newport? The must-see destination is Bowens Wharf. It is a mecca of restaurants. As well as home to some of the best shopping in all of Newport. On Bowens Wharf, visit the Pilot House, it is a Newport visitors information booth.
Once you find the Anchor of Newport, Look for our signs and arrows. Our shop at 12 Bowen’s Wharf. Because the entrance to our Newport RI Art Gallery is through another building, it can be tricky to find. Yet finding our 1760 showroom is fun in itself.
The staircase to the Antique Prints Gallery is through the blue doors between Scrimshaw & Anchor Toffee.
Enter the brick building, to the right of the Newport Scrimshanders – Bowen’s Wharf – Newport Rhode Island (bowenswharf.com) To the left of Anchor Toffee. Go up the stairs, where the double doors & blue awning is, marked “Oyster Harbors Marine.” Then turn left and walk into our art gallery, in a 260-year-old building. Worth every step, our Antique Prints Gallery, will be a fun experience while visiting Newport! You can even find old maps of your state here.
Striving to be one of the best, Newport RI Galleries
After participating in over 15oo shows across America over 30 years, we are excited to have this brick & mortar to show off our great collections! Now 12 Bowen’s Wharf, in historic Newport, is home to our new, Antique Prints Gallery/showroom. We will strive to be an exceptional addition as a Newport RI Art Gallery. We hope to be a natural fit & quality of Bowen’s and Bannister’s Wharves. ***Do not miss.
Thank you, Bowens Wharf Company, Rory and Molly at Kirby Properties 12 Bowens Wharf (kirbyprop.com)