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Pleasant park

This is a great historic park adjacent to Providence’s financial district and its historic College... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
AlexB10499
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Providence, Rhode Island
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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
ARose112
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Aug 29, 2018
“Pleasant park”
Apr 11, 2018
“Nice area to get some exercise”
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Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

This is a great historic park adjacent to Providence’s financial district and its historic College Hill district. There’s plenty of heritage buildings to explore in the immediate vicinity, and you can follow the riverwalk to WaterPlace Park or other places in the city. One of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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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

Date of experience: April 2018
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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

Date of experience: September 2017
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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

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank nanaof3
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.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank 354irenee
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.

Date of experience: June 2016
2  Thank DeltaZ930
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."

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Lynn1950
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.

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank whomamamaria
Reviewed November 6, 2014

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

Date of experience: November 2014
2  Thank panama2000
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.

Date of experience: February 2013
3  Thank paul d
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