58 Weybosset Street, Providence, Rhode Island| Map
The third largest city in New England and one of the most densely populated cities in the United States, Providence boasts a fascinating revolutionary history, a vibrant yet compact downtown, a picturesque waterfront and more than 20 percent of the country's National Historic Landmarks. Families love Providence's dazzling WaterFire event, one of the nation's most unique displays of public art.
Although Providence is a compact city, it is comprised of twenty-five distinct neighborhoods. Don't miss College Hill, home to Brown University and the Rhode Island School of Design as well as the funky Thayer Street shopping area perfect for older children and teens. Check out Federal Hill, known as Providence's Little Italy, for al fresco dining in a family-friendly atmosphere.