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State House

82 Smith St, Providence, RI 02903-1105
+1 401-222-2357
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Well worth taking the guided tour

A real informative tour provided by an enthusiastic guide, Miranda who took pride in showing this... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
AndyP1998
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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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Good tour

Our tour guide was Victoria, and she had many interesting nuggets of information to share about... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kmsmolen
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Crestview, Florida
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82 Smith St, Providence, RI 02903-1105
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A real informative tour provided by an enthusiastic guide, Miranda who took pride in showing this lovely building. However what was most memorable was seeing the space dust collected from the Apollo 11 space mission. Your tour guide will explain more !!

Thank AndyP1998
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our tour guide was Victoria, and she had many interesting nuggets of information to share about the statehouse. The building has some very nice features, primarily the central dome, but I would have to say, overall, not the most splendid capital we have seen. The...More

Thank kmsmolen
Reviewed 21 April 2017

The RI state capitol building has a stately dome and a fine exterior. Its two legislative chambers are worth a quick peek. Otherwise, the building is rather old fashioned and bland.

Thank Eugene M
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Last minute planning and suggestion from a fellow visitor has me touring the state house. Looks like a nice building outside. Touring it sounds like a decent time-filler idea during my limited stay. It turned out to be phenomenal , eye-opening, enriching learning experience! The...More

Thank ponger424
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I came to Providence, RI for a conference and decided to stay for a few extra days. Per recommendation by a friend I went to the RI State House. Amazing experience. We did a guided tour by Anne, which lasted about 50 minutes. I learned...More

2  Thank myasmom609
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

The Providence Rhode Island State House is a wonderful place to spend a few hours taking in all the amazing history surrounding Rhode Island’s historical past! A wonderful FREE guided tour reveals many fascinating facts and artifacts about Rhode Island and colonial times. The dome...More

1  Thank EKC_LA_CA
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Very interesting place to visit. There is fabulous library which is taking your breath away! Also super friendly people are working there and very helpful. You can have a free tour!

1  Thank Kasiula B
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

My friend and I decided to check out Providence for the weekend. We live in NYC and the bus was just 3 hours and cost $10. So why not? I strongly recommend coming to Providence. The State House was among our best highlights. Not only...More

1  Thank Michael G
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Not only is this a big and good looking building it is full of history. This State building call itself, "the building of the people." And that it is. Full of Rhode Island facts and history. One should take advantage of the free tour and...More

1  Thank John R
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We visited the Rhodes Island State House during our trip in US. Very good services for guests with the opportunity to take a guided tour or some materials for a set guided visit. In the library are available materials for children too. The big Christmas...More

1  Thank Mattia L
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Karl S
how close to amtrack station
28 December 2015|
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Response from jacklyle34 | Reviewed this property |
Its right across the street although the main entrance faces the opposite direction so it could be a 10 minute jaunt around to the Smith Street side.
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