Epstein Joslin Architects


The New Welcome Center for The Preservation Society of Newport County

The Breakers, Newport, RI

A new ticketing, information and refreshment center, set within the groves of the historic property of The Breakers, greeting and serving visitors to the properties of The Preservation Society of Newport County.

Photograph copyright Alan Joslin, Renderings copyright Epstein Joslin Architects, Inc.

Project Completion Date

Opening Planned for Spring/Summer 2018

Project Cost


Project Size

3650 square feet


The Preservation Society of Newport County

Owner's Representative

Synthesis Partnership




Epstein Joslin Architects, Inc.
Alan Joslin and Deborah Epstein, Principals-in-Charge
Robert Picardy, Designer
Diandra Maselli, Designer

Consultants for design team

Landscape: Reed Hilderbrand
Exhibits: Experience Design
Lighting: Ripman Lighting
Civil: BETA Group
Structure: Odeh Engineers
MEP: AKF Engineers
80 Trowbridge Street Cambridge, MA 02138 telephone: 617-868-1766 fax: 617-661-1148