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Roger Williams Park

Elmwood Avenue, Providence, RI
+1 401-785-9450
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beautiful park with lovely lakes

Walked around the whole park. WAs so peaceful. Very serene and the botanical garden was cute... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
gypsytraveller47
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Stockholm, Wisconsin
A day at the park

Great park outside Providence. Picnic areas, swan boats, trails, carousel, Japanese garden and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
flolass
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Coventry, Rhode Island
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  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
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“japanese garden” (12 reviews)
“paddle boats” (15 reviews)
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Elmwood Avenue, Providence, RI
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+1 401-785-9450
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"japanese garden"
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"botanical gardens"
in 15 reviews
"paddle boats"
in 15 reviews
"feed the ducks"
in 4 reviews
"natural history museum"
in 8 reviews
"clay tennis courts"
in 3 reviews
"green space"
in 5 reviews
"duck boat"
in 3 reviews
"walking trails"
in 3 reviews
"food truck"
in 4 reviews
"jack o lantern"
in 7 reviews
"whole family"
in 5 reviews
"roger williams"
in 7 reviews
"providence area"
in 3 reviews
"rhode island"
in 5 reviews
"carousel"
in 64 reviews
"picnic"
in 34 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walked around the whole park. WAs so peaceful. Very serene and the botanical garden was cute. Loved also the community garden, with the hammock

Thank gypsytraveller47
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great park outside Providence. Picnic areas, swan boats, trails, carousel, Japanese garden and great playground! Great history too!

Thank flolass
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This park had some many to offer for children, families, couples,or anyone interest in garden related events. The Zoo is also located within the park with admission fee. The botanical garden is another added feature that offer various activities to the public

Thank Philip F
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

We went to the Park this morning with our grandchildren. It was very nice. We strolled around the lakes while the ducks & geese were swimming. The is a very good free play ground which is excellent for younger children. There is a nice indoor...More

1  Thank eichsttl
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Reviewed 15 February 2018

This place is gorgeous year-round. Being right near the zoo is very convenient. There are tons of activities, you can spend the whole day there while spending very little money.

Thank Heather B
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

There seems to be no doubt that Roger Williams is a legend around Providence so it is only fitting I guess that a very large park be named in his honour. On the day of our visit the park was covered in thick snow but...More

2  Thank tranzactnow
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Roger Williams Park, is one of the best parks ever I have visited, ( I just live to blocks away) Nice family place and a zoo for the kids

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

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
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Reviewed 1 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.

1  Thank jaz79h
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Reviewed 29 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
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Rui R
20 June 2018|
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Response from flolass | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs are allowed
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elv2013
11 June 2018|
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Response from Philip F | Reviewed this property |
yes and no, not really inside the park but close enough to grab a bit or sit down for a quick snack just outside the park(close to the zoo) foe Elmwood ave. entrance. Other entrance( Park ave.) & Broad street also have cafe... More
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Andrew G
20 February 2018|
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Response from Jegan M | Reviewed this property |
It does not cost anything to visit the park. It is a public park.
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