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Roger Williams Park

Elmwood Avenue, Providence, RI
+1 401-785-9450
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This was a nice place, but if you don't like the outdoors, this isn't for you. I liked it, but... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Pretty to walk through

Not all that much to see here--a pretty park, with a few monuments noting where historic artifacts... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2017
Evanston, Illinois
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  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“japanese garden” (11 reviews)
“paddle boats” (15 reviews)
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Elmwood Avenue, Providence, RI
+1 401-785-9450
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was a nice place, but if you don't like the outdoors, this isn't for you. I liked it, but there's only limited things to do for adults. We had to stop for a flock of geese crossing the road, so that was pretty exciting....More

Thank hdthequeen
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Not all that much to see here--a pretty park, with a few monuments noting where historic artifacts used to be. All the same, nice to pass through if you're in the area.

Thank jaz79h
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Great place to take family to explore the zoo, park and picnic areas. The park offers a great walking and bike route.

Thank rola16
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Thought this would be more interesting as it is a state park but the monument that was in the park is no longer there, just a park with a gift shop that was closed.

Thank thesuitcaserdiaries
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Fun for the whole family. Enjoy the brisk fall air on a magical nighttime ride aboard illuminated swan boats on Polo Lake in Roger Williams Park, We had 4 of us in the boat, 1 adult and 3 children. (3,12,14) They all wanted to help...More

1  Thank Todd C
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We were exploring after visiting the zoo. WOW! This park in huge. I will be back to go geocaching with friends.

Thank Kimberly C
Reviewed 18 September 2017

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 16 September 2017

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 2 September 2017

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 31 August 2017

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
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Questions & Answers
Rubens N
7 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.