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Roger Williams Park

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Elmwood Avenue, Providence, RI
+1 401-785-9450
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We went to the Park this morning with our grandchildren. It was very nice. We strolled around the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
eichsttl
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Phenomenal Park right outside the city

This place is gorgeous year-round. Being right near the zoo is very convenient. There are tons of... read more

Reviewed February 15, 2018
Heather B
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Norwich, Connecticut
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“japanese garden” (11 reviews)
“paddle boats” (14 reviews)
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Elmwood Avenue, Providence, RI
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+1 401-785-9450
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"botanical gardens"
in 15 reviews
"japanese garden"
in 11 reviews
"paddle boats"
in 14 reviews
"natural history museum"
in 8 reviews
"feed the ducks"
in 4 reviews
"clay tennis courts"
in 3 reviews
"green space"
in 5 reviews
"duck boat"
in 3 reviews
"food truck"
in 4 reviews
"walking trails"
in 3 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 62 reviews
"picnic"
in 33 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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

Thank eichsttl
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Reviewed February 15, 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 January 5, 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

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Reviewed December 21, 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 November 9, 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 November 1, 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 October 29, 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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Reviewed October 19, 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.

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Reviewed October 9, 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
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Reviewed October 3, 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
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Andrew G
February 20, 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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Rubens N
January 7, 2017|
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Yes There is parking for cars.
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j1sea
August 10, 2016|
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Yes. The park is large and there are many areas to walk or run with your pet.
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