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Things To Do in Providence, RI

Do you feel like you’re in a rut? Break free from the routine by exploring all the wonderful, fun-filled things to do in the area! We have it all from family fun and kid-friendly entertainment, to adult playgrounds and movie theaters. Discover just how rich the city is by scrolling below to find out the attractions around you.

Click on any attraction to get directions. You can also click on each category to find even more things to do. From outdoor fun to indoor mystery – nothing compares to the excitement that awaits you. With all our options, you’ll wish that days lasted longer!

La Gondola Providence

La Gondola Providence

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White Electric Coffee

White Electric Coffee

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Central American Festival

Central American Festival

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Wannamoisett Country Club

Wannamoisett Country Club

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Cellar Stories Bookstore

Cellar Stories Bookstore

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East Providence 10

East Providence 10

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Governor Henry Lippitt House

Governor Henry Lippitt House

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Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra

Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra

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The Strand Ballroom

The Strand Ballroom

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Roger Williams Park Zoo

Roger Williams Park Zoo

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Providence Place

Providence Place

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East Bay Bicycle Path

East Bay Bicycle Path

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Federal Hill Tours

Federal Hill Tours

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Local Resources in Providence, RI

When you’re visiting a city or are new to the area, finding information on local resources might be hard. You may find yourself in need of airport information, food banks, local radio and TV stations, hospitals, churches or even schools in the area. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.

Our local resources include universities, colleges and school districts; local government services and branches; hospitals, clinics and urgent care services; local news stations and newspapers; airports and trains; and local utilities – cable and internet services, natural gas, electric, water and cell phone services.

Anything you might need while you travel or when you first get established in a new city, we have in our "Local Resources" tab at the top of the page. Click on the category you’re looking for to find countless options to suit your needs.

Community College of Rhode Island

Community College of Rhode Island

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Providence Police Department

Providence Police Department

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Roger Williams Medical Center

Roger Williams Medical Center

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WPRI 12

WPRI 12

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NBC 10/ WJAR

NBC 10/ WJAR

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Green Airport

Green Airport

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Liberty Utilities

Liberty Utilities

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