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.
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
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..
Bordée par George St., Prospect St., Waterman St. et Thayer St.
The seventh college established in the US (1764), Brown is a member of the prestigious Ivy League. Its 140-acre College Hill campus consists of some 245 buildings. The university today enrolls about 8,000 students, and is known for its liberal educat..
139 Mathewson Street USA - Providence RI 02903
Prix Prices from : 127 $
Located in downtown Providence's arts and entertainment district, this 4-star boutique hotel offers an artistic atmosphere. The luxury hotel features free Wi-Fi in every room, creative workshops and a restaurant. The bright, modern rooms at Hotel Pr..
1 West Exchange Street USA - Providence RI 02903
Prix Prices from : 144 $
This Providence, Rhode Island hotel is connected to the Rhode Island Convention Center and Providence Place Mall. This hotel features an indoor pool and business center. The Omni Providence offers daily newspapers to guests. The hotel has a small gy..
122 Fountain Street USA - Providence RI 02903
Featuring a German beer hall, cocktail lounge and karaoke lounge, The Dean Hotel is located in Providence city centre. Free WiFi access is available. A flat-screen TV is provided in each air-conditioned guest room. The Dean Hotel has a 24-hour fron..