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Providence Tours by Deena

Power St. and Gano St., Roger Williams Square, Providence, RI
+1 401-944-5134
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Another vote for Deena !

A bus trip from Middleboro, MA. YMCA to Federal Hill on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 was capped by a 90... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Giovannaiannone
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West Wareham
Great way to begin your exploration of Providence and RI.

Deena's custom walking tours through the historic district of East Providence are so interesting... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
SandyinCO
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“two hours” (12 reviews)
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Power St. and Gano St., Roger Williams Square, Providence, RI
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A bus trip from Middleboro, MA. YMCA to Federal Hill on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 was capped by a 90 minute tour of the Providence area superbly hosted by Deena ! After a behind the scene, tour of Scialo Bakery, followed by a delicious lunch...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Deena's custom walking tours through the historic district of East Providence are so interesting and informative. My sister and I recently enjoyed the two-hour tour and could easily have spent more time with her as she is so knowledgeable about this area and Providence in...More

Thank SandyinCO
Reviewed 20 March 2017

First off, I would recommend taking this tour when it's not in the mid-30s. That aside, Deena was great. She was very knowledgeable of the area. She was willing to tailor the tour to whatever I wanted to see or skip. Although it was cold...More

Thank Meeks1981
Reviewed 5 December 2016

I did a two hour tour with Deena with my sister and niece and it was a wonderful experience for all of us. Deena is super friendly and knowledgeable. We were in Providence for a short time so the rptour was a great wat to...More

Thank mamey2422
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

My teenage son and I were in town visiting Brown and since we both love history, we thought a walking tour with Deena would be perfect. We were right. Her knowledge of Providence's ---and Rhode Island--history was amazing and she pointed out and explained architecture,...More

Thank Deanne350
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Deena knows her city very well. She answered all our questions and showed us all the important spots of the early Providence history. She went out of her way to make sure we had a great time and gave us several options on how to...More

Thank Germaninswfl
Reviewed 13 October 2016

We had never been to Providence before and did not know much about the history of the city. We booked the tour with Deena (on 10/11/16) after reading great reviews here and elsewhere - she exceeded our expectations with her infectious love of the history...More

Thank 7Cons
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Deena's fluid ability to mesh her passion for her hometown with her immense knowledge of the history of Providence is amazing! She truly brings the city to life! We cannot recommend Deena highly enough. She is funny, well spoken, and does a wonderful job of...More

Thank Rich D
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Deena was delightful, energetic, engaged and lots of fun. Her knowledge of Providence was both broad and deep. Her joy in sharing what she knows was infectious. Our tour was one of those special experiences that we will remember.

Thank CharlesOrtman
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Our tour guide on Oct 10th 2016 was Deena, very knowledgeable and enthusiastic about the history of Providence.She was funny and agreeable to a multitude of questions.I am going back to Illinois and Check out books from the library on Roger Williams and the history...More

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deenajrobbins44
Hi. Believe it or not, my name is also Deena and when I go to the library in Charlestown,RI they always ask my middle initial because there is a Deena Robbins in Providence. Is that you? Small world. Anyway, i will be taking care of three grandsons memorial day weekend. They are ages 13,11,8 and live in Barrington. They have a working knowledge of Providence, and I was wondering if your tour would be of interest to them , are there children oriented sights and areas that you think they would enjoy? Thank you for your input. Deena
18 May 2017|
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Response from mamey2422 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I took my 7 year old niece on this tour and she really enjoyed it. I think older kids would like it as well. Deena really engages everyone and there are a couple of "kid/teen" oriented stops she makes, including a... More
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Anne S
What is the cost of a day tour of Providence How long is a tour? How do I proceed from here?
7 March 2016|
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Response from cyclist7 | Reviewed this property |
As I remember Denna charged $40/hr. She can adjust both the length and the locations of the tours to fit your interests. Google "Tours by Deena" to get the link for her website which includes her contact info. I just... More
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Robshrop
Is a tour possible for Wednesday September 23rd. We will be dropping people off at the airport at 1:00PM. There are two of us. What would the cost be. Thank you.
22 September 2015|
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