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Roger Williams Park

Elmwood Avenue, Providence, RI
+1 401-785-9450
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Gem in the middle of Providence

Roger Williams Park is a beautiful area in the middle of the city. You can enjoy the park without... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sarasota, Florida
Nice park

Roger Williams Park is a great time for the kids. The park itself is very clean and well kept... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cumberland, Rhode Island
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Elmwood Avenue, Providence, RI
+1 401-785-9450
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Roger Williams Park is a beautiful area in the middle of the city. You can enjoy the park without spending a dime and/or you can go into the zoo, ride a Swan Boat, ride a merry-go-round, go on a duck boat and eat treats at...More

Thank Windygnf
Reviewed 1 week ago

Roger Williams Park is a great time for the kids. The park itself is very clean and well kept. There are more and more events and things to do every year.

Thank gcd075
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Almost in the mid of providence, this sprawling park offers some solace from the busy providence city life. I goto the park to play tennis at the SPOT tennis academy and I cant help but wonder how beautiful this whole place is. Temple of Music,...More

Thank Jegan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We decided to take a ride through park on our way home. It is beautiful and well maintained. walked around the rose garden and the Japanese garden. Then we rode the paddle boats, designed to look like swans, and the merry go round. Very pleasant...More

Thank Barbara H
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

What Gem! I have spent many years at the Park visiting the Zoo, playground, and Carousel, but never really appreciated the Park itself. We walked the a Park today and we're most impressed. We love the new walk/bike lanes. Felt so safe. There are many...More

Thank CatRob_12
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Thsi centrally located park is operated by the National Park Service. It's visitors center has the complete history of the beginnings of Rhode Island and the Providence Plantations, and it's founders, in particular, Roger Williams. The park itself, is a natural haven in the middle...More

Thank eventsbythirteen
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We visited to walk around and look the gardens/pond. The park was unkempt and dirty. What was especially disappointing was it looked like it was a beautiful place that Providence has just let go.

1  Thank Nmcleveland
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

I loved this zoo. It was small, but lovely to walk around. The giraffes were magnificent! It only took us 1.5 hours to walk through, and we took our time. Parking was free and plentiful.

Thank Sharron S
Reviewed 21 July 2017

If you happen to be by the Providence area in the fall, you must check out the Rogers Williams Park. The fall leaves are a beauty in itself, but add on the columns, the bridges, the ponds and lakes. They also have a jack-o-lantern display...More

Thank vaneli034
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Great walking area with lots of history. Can get some good exercise walking the grounds of the park. Makes more room for seafood!!

Thank mcdonapa
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Rubens N
8 January 2017|
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Response from Debra T | Reviewed this property |
Yes There is parking for cars.
11 August 2016|
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Response from ymceight | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The park is large and there are many areas to walk or run with your pet.