Sights & Attractions in Providence

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Name Category Location
 
Benefit Street
The centerpiece of any visit to Providence is this "mile of history"...
Neighborhoods / Streets East Side
 
Brown University
Founded in 1764, this Ivy League institution is the nation's...
Educational Institutions East Side
 
First Unitarian Church of Providence
This Romanesque house of worship made of Rhode Island granite...
Religious Sites East Side
 
Governor Henry Lippitt House Museum
The two-term Rhode Island governor made his fortune selling textiles...
Museums / Galleries East Side
 
John Brown House Museum
Rhode Island's most famous 18th-century home was the stately...
Museums / Galleries, Houses / Mansions, Historic Districts / Sites East Side
 
John Hay Library
Built in 1910 and named for Abraham Lincoln's secretary, the...
Libraries East Side
 
Market House
Built in 1773-1774 and designed by Joseph Brown, this brick structure...
Architectural Sites, Historic Districts / Sites, Educational Institutions Downtown
 
Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design
This museum houses more than 86,000 objects ranging from ancient...
Museums / Galleries East Side
 
Providence Athenaeum
Philadelphia architect William Strickland designed this 1838...
Libraries East Side
 
Providence Children's Museum
At Rhode Island's only hands-on children's museum, kids and their...
Museums / Galleries Downtown
 
Rhode Island State House
Designed by the noted firm of McKim, Mead & White, Rhode...
Government Buildings, Tours Downtown
 
Roger Williams National Memorial
This 4½-acre park dedicated to Rhode Island's founder has a symbolic...
Parks, Memorials / Monuments Downtown
 
Waterplace Park and Riverwalk
Venetian-style footbridges, cobblestone walkways, and an amphitheater...
Neighborhoods / Streets, Squares, Promenades / Boardwalks Downtown
 
Wickenden Street
Named for a Baptist minister who was one of Providence's first...
Neighborhoods / Streets East Side
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