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Things To Do In Providence, Rhode Island

Steeped in American history and culture, Providence, Rhode Island is a beautiful and vibrant destination with performing arts, shopping and dining, outdoor recreation, stunning architecture and spectacular parks and golf courses. Discover historic districts like Federal Hill and the East Side and explore Providence attractions like the RISD Museum of Art and Providence Performing Arts Center, and the sensory experience of WaterFire Providence. Our downtown hotel is walking distance of the scenic waterfront and the city's incredible sights, and offers a free shuttle to a spectrum of things to do in Providence - one of the oldest and most scenic cities on the East Coast. If bicycle riding is your thing, be sure to visit the East Bay Bike Path - our complimentary shuttle can get you there.

Providence Newport Ferry

The perfect way to get to Newport from Providence, RI. Sip a drink, catch up on some reading or simply bask in the sun - all the while skipping the traffic on 95! The Seastreak Providence-Newport Ferry is the most sensible and relaxing form of travel.

Twin River Casino

Experience the hottest gaming, entertainment, nightlife and dining destination in Rhode Island, offering an action packed casino with table games and slots, concerts, comedy shows and fantastic restaurants and bars.

WaterFire Providence

A dramatic symbol of Providence’s cultural revival, WaterFire is a captivating urban art sculpture of 80 sparkling bonfires choreographed to emotional music on the three rivers in downtown.

Providence Performing Arts Center

The heart of Providence's vibrant arts and entertainment district, this historic and elegant theater presents exciting concerts, contemporary classic plays, comedy and Broadways shows.

Providence Place Mall

Step, eat, and play in style at this fashionable urban shopping mall in downtown Providence Place with a mix of department stores, shops, boutiques, restaurants, and entertainment venues.
Federal Hill - Rhode Island
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Federal Hill

Stroll through Providence's most charming and historic neighborhood, lined with wonderful restaurants and cafes, boutiques, Italian bakeries and artisan food shops. Enjoy dining and live music in the square.

RISD Museum of Art

Nestled in Providence's East Side, the Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art exhibits incredible works of art and design spanning diverse cultures from ancient to modern day.

Rhode Island Convention Center

Nestled in downtown Providence, this magnificent venue offers dynamic spaces for events, trade show, exhibitions, conventions, conferences, receptions, banquets and meetings with catering and tech support.

Experience Rhode Island

Explore the natural beauty, culture, food, and history of the Ocean State - from Providence to Newport and Narragansett Bay - on narrated bus tours by Experience Rhode Island.

Providence Children's Museum

Kids play, explore, learn, discover and use their imaginations through hands-on activities, fun exhibits, art projects, play areas and parties at the famous Providence Children's Museum.

Veterans Memorial Auditorium

Home of the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra and Festival Ballet Providence, this spectacular venue hosts the city's most exciting concerts, artists, shows, performances and entertainment events.

John Brown House Museum

See colonial furniture and 18th and 19th-century art at the most magnificent and historic mansion in Rhode Island and learn about the social culture of Providence during early America.

Dunkin Donuts Center

Home to the AHL's Providence Bruins and the Providence College Friars, this magnificent entertainment and sports venue in downtown hosts concerts, events and family shows.
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