Thames Glass -::- Hand Blown Glass by Matthew Buechner

Directions to Thames Glass

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688 Thames Street
Newport, RI 02840
401-846-0576

Coming from Providence and points north on 95 South:

  • Take 95 South to Route 4 South.
  • From Route 4 South, take the Jamestown Bridge Exit onto Route 138 East.
  • Take 138 East over the Jamestown Bridge & continue over the Newport Bridge.
  • Take the first exit off the Newport Bridge.
  • At the bottom of the ramp, turn right onto Farewell Street.
  • Go straight through the first light.
  • At the second light, turn right onto America's Cup Avenue.
  • Go approximately .8 miles and turn right at the light onto lower Thames Street (with the Newport Bay Yacht Club and Hotel on your right, the Red Parrot Restaurant on your left, and the Post Office across the street on your left).
  • Go approximately .8 miles on lower Thames Street.
  • Thames Glass is on your left, at the corner of Webster and Thames, across from Fifth Ward Liquor.

Coming from NY and CT and points south on 95 North:

  • Take 95 North to Route 138 East.
  • Take 138 East to the exit for the Jamestown Bridge and Newport.
  • Cross the Jamestown Bridge and then cross the Newport Bridge.
  • Take the first exit off the Newport Bridge.
  • At the bottom of the ramp, turn right onto Farewell Street.
  • Go straight through the first light.
  • At the second light, turn right onto America's Cup Avenue.
  • Go approximately .8 miles and turn right at the light onto lower Thames Street (with the Newport Bay Yacht Club and Hotel on your right, the Red Parrot Restaurant on your left, and the Post Office across the street on your left).
  • Go approximately .8 miles on lower Thames Street.
  • Thames Glass is on your left, at the corner of Webster and Thames, across from Fifth Ward Liquor.

Coming from Boston and points north on Route 24 South:

  • Follow Route 24 South over the Tiverton Bridge and follow signs to Route 114 South.
  • Stay on Route 114 South through Portsmouth and Middletown into Newport.
  • In Newport, Route 114 South (also known as West Main Road) becomes Broadway.
  • Stay on Broadway until it ends at Thames Street (with Banana Republic on your left).
  • Turn left at the stoplight onto Thames Street (which is a cobblestone street here) for a short way until you get to the fork.
  • At the fork, go right to the light (a few yards).
  • At the light, turn left onto America's Cup Avenue.
  • Go a few blocks to the third light and take a right at the third light onto lower Thames Street (with the Newport Bay Yacht Club and Hotel on your right, the Red Parrot Restaurant on your left, and the Post Office across the street on your left).
  • Go approximately .8 miles on lower Thames Street.
  • Thames Glass is on your left, at the corner of Webster and Thames, across from Fifth Ward Liquor.

Coming from Bristol, RI:

  • Take Route 114 South across the Mount Hope Bridge.
  • Stay on Route 114 South through Portsmouth and Middletown into Newport.
  • In Newport, Route 114 South (also known as West Main Road) becomes Broadway.
  • Stay on Broadway until it ends at Thames Street (with Banana Republic on your left).
  • Turn left at the stoplight onto Thames Street (which is a cobblestone street here) for a short way until you get to the fork.
  • At the fork, go right to the light (a few yards).
  • At the light, turn left onto America's Cup Avenue.
  • Go a few blocks to the third light and take a right at the third light onto lower Thames Street (with the Newport Bay Yacht Club and Hotel on your right, the Red Parrot Restaurant on your left, and the Post Office across the street on your left).
  • Go approximately .8 miles on lower Thames Street.
  • Thames Glass is on your left, at the corner of Webster and Thames, across from Fifth Ward Liquor.
Glassblowing Studio & Gallery • 688 Thames Street • Newport, RI 023840 • Phone: 401.846.0576 • Fax: 401.846.0579 • glassinfo@thamesglass.com