Best Places to visit Providence

Providence’s top to-dos fit right in with its collegiate culture. These are Best Places to visit Providence.

1. RISD Museum

This hidden gem’s five buildings are clustered on the south side of the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) campus.

Address: 20 N Main St, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Phone: +1 401-454-6500

2. Roger Williams Park Zoo

Located about 4 miles south of downtown Providence, Roger Williams Park Zoo is only 40 acres – not the largest zoo by far. But it still houses more than 100 species of animals including giraffes, moon bears and some adorable snow leopards.

3. Federal Hill

In the late 19th century, Federal Hill was the home of Rhode Island’s Italian immigrant community, which is why the area is often referred to as Providence’s Little Italy.

4. State House

The State House is the active seat of Rhode Island’s government, but there’s more than political bickering going on in these halls.

Address: 82 Smith St, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Phone: +1 401-222-3983

5. Providence Performing Arts Center

The Providence Perfuming Arts Center is a popular venue that not only earns praise for its events but also for its history.

Address: 220 Weybosset St, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Phone: +1 401-421-2787