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Nice area to get some exercise

When the weather is nice, it’s a great place to walk along the waterfront. There is a lot of... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2018
Alison R
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Charlotte, North Carolina
Moving

A park designed as a memorial to fallen servicemen. From the large column for the great was to the... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2017
PHE22
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London, United Kingdom
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Providence park with street performers and a good view of the waterfires.
  • Excellent43%
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  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
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Apr 11, 2018
“Nice area to get some exercise”
Sep 9, 2017
“Moving”
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Providence, RI
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Reviewed April 11, 2018

When the weather is nice, it’s a great place to walk along the waterfront. There is a lot of scenery in the area and the mix of new buildings with the older historical ones makes a nice architecture contrast. If you walk around enough, there...More

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Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

A park designed as a memorial to fallen servicemen. From the large column for the great was to the solemn statue of a serviceman for the Korean War

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Reviewed September 7, 2016

Beautiful scenic memorial park dedicated to the fallen soldiers from the area. Looking through the names we found a soldier with our last name. It is dotted with benches and trees to sit and enjoy the history surround you. It is located next to Hemenways...More

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Reviewed June 30, 2016

On the Providence river. Without kids, it feels quiet. The obelisk base has a few quotations; the black status is in tribute to Rhode Island Korean War veterans, even Korean War barely register with the general populace. Many benches for resting.

1  Thank Irene E
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Reviewed June 27, 2016

I was on a bus tour. This is a very nice park. I really enjoyed he park and all that was in it to see.

2  Thank DeltaZ930
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Reviewed April 10, 2016

The center piece of the park is an obelisk topped by a statue. The base includes various quotations to the fallen, including one by Woodrow Wilson memorializing those lost in world war I. Interestingly, Providence has several moments to the "Great War."

1  Thank Lynn1950
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Reviewed July 14, 2015

free attraction. beautiful walking area , benches for sitting, well lighted, interesting art work and statues , especially the Korean war memorial. worth seeing. Street parking(meters) no parking fee at night.

2  Thank whomamamaria
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Reviewed November 6, 2014

All part of the pedestrian park and walkway along the Providence River. On a nice day, sit and relax.

2  Thank panama2000
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Reviewed March 10, 2013

This park is great for kids and family!! siwngs and slides and nice gardens. A petting zoo and lots of room for pinics or walking.

3  Thank paul d
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