Things to see and do - Providence
Unmissable tourist sites
Providence Travel guide
Providence : Michelin's recommendations
The capital of Rhode Island and New England's third-largest city, Providence lies on a natural harbor at the head of Narragansett Bay. Renowned Brown University and the Rhode Island School of Design are located in the College Hill district, a shaded residential neighborhood of lovely 18C and 19C buildings. Recent urban revitalization projects have given the downtown area a welcome facelift, attracting residents and visitors to Providence's pleasant shopping and outdoor public spaces.
Tourist attractions Providence : Things to see and do
224 Benefit St. USA - Providence RI 02903
The museum presents, in an engaging manner, collections of art from various periods and civilizations: Egyptian, Greek, Roman, Asian, European, African and American. Many exhibits are arranged in chronological order, but they often cross period bound..
52 Power St USA - Providence RI 02906
The three-story brick mansion (1788), designed for John Brown by his brother Joseph, impressed many who came to see it. John Quincy Adams, who visited the house, proclaimed it to be "the most magnificent and elegant private mansion that I have e..
College & Prospect Sts USA - Providence RI
The seventh college established in the US (1764), Brown is a member of the prestigious Ivy League. The university today enrolls about 8,000 students.The university is known for its liberal education philosophy, implemented in 1969.
21 Atwells Avenue USA - Providence RI RI 02903
Located in Providence, Rhode Island city centre, adjacent to the Dunkin Donuts Center and within walking distance to area attractions, this hotel features modern amenities and exceptional on-site facilities. The Hilton Providence is ideally placed o..
11 Dorrance Street USA - Providence RI RI 02903
Prix Prices from : 114 $
This beautifully restored historic hotel is located in the heart of Providence city centre, only steps from top attractions, and features exceptional accommodations along with friendly service. The Providence Biltmore is ideally situated within walk..
32 Exchange Terrace at Memorial Boulevard USA - Providence RI RI 02903
Prix Prices from : 169 $
Located in downtown Providence, this hotel is across from the Rhode Island Convention Center and the WaterPlace Park. It offers an indoor pool, a fitness center and an outdoor patio. The rooms at the Courtyard Providence Downtown include free Wi-Fi,..