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John Brown House Museum image
Providence, RI
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Whose hands built the landscape we see around us? What was life like for women, children, and men of diverse stations? What peoples and ideas thrived here, and to what far-flung corners of the world did they venture to seek their fortunes? How did Rhode Islanders grapple with slavery, when freedom and independence were on everyone’s minds and pens? Indulge your curiosity and explore Rhode Island’s history at the John Brown House Museum! (This excerpt taken from the John Brown House Museum website)
The RISD Museum image
Providence, RI
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Established in 1877 as part of a vibrant creative community, the RISD Museum stewards works of art representing diverse cultures from ancient times to the present. We interpret our collection with the focus on the maker and we deeply engage with art and artists, presenting ideas and perspectives that can be inspiring and complex. (This excerpt taken from the The RISD Museum website)
Rhode Island State House image
Providence, RI
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Rhode Island's State House was built between 1895 and 1904. It has 327,000 cubic feet of white Georgia marble, 15,000,000 bricks, and 1,309 tons of iron floor beams. At night, the building glows beautifully from 109 floodlights, which help to make it visible to neighboring cities and towns. (This excerpt taken from the Rhode Island State House website)
David Winton Bell Gallery image
Providence, RI
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The David Winton Bell Gallery is Brown's contemporary art gallery and home to an important part of the University's permanent art collection. Founded in 1971, the Gallery hosts four to five major exhibitions per year, each with associated programming including lectures, performances, and symposia. Broadly concerned with the exhibition of exemplary work by artists living today, the Gallery takes pride in showing artwork of diverse media and content and makes special efforts to support and show the work of emerging or under-recognized practitioners locally, nationally and internationally. (This excerpt taken from the David Winton Bell Gallery website)
Providence Children's Museum image
Providence, RI
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We are the champions of play. Play isn’t killing time. It’s creating character. Everything we want from our children is already in them. And play is how they unlock it. (This excerpt taken from the Providence Children's Museum website)
Providence Place image
Providence, RI
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Shop the brands you love at the best shopping mall in Providence. Visit Providence Place for shopping, dining, and entertainment activities. (This excerpt taken from the Providence Place website)
Providence Performing Arts Center image
Providence, RI
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The Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) presents a full roster of touring Broadway productions and contemporary engagements. PPAC has been the theatre of choice in launching twenty national tours since 2008. PPAC is a 3100-seat, world class venue located in the heart of Providence’s arts and entertainment district; it is the second largest theatre of its kind in the country. PPAC is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It has also been ranked by Pollstar as one of the Top Venues in the world. (This excerpt taken from the Providence Performing Arts Center website)
Trinity Rep image
Providence, RI
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Trinity Rep’s mission is to reinvent the public square with dramatic art that stimulates, educates and engages our diverse community in a continuing dialogue. We do this through nationally recognized productions staged with a professional company of artists, innovative arts education programs that reach adult and K-12 students and graduate training programs offered in partnership with Brown University, robust community-based programs, and a deep commitment to anti-racism. (This excerpt taken from the Trinity Rep website)
La Gondola image
Providence, RI
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Want to enjoy an authentic Venetian experience in the heart of Providence? Take a journey with us along the Providence and Woonasquatucket rivers and see the sights of the Renaissance City like never before.  (This excerpt taken from the La Gondola website)
The Stephen Hopkins House image
Providence, RI
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Guided tours of the 1707 home of Declaration-signer Stephen Hopkins, his family, and their slaves for four decades, on Benefit Street’s “Mile of History”, a block from Brown University, the RISD Museum, and WaterFire. This 8-room house full of antiques and Hopkins heirlooms includes the bedchamber where George Washington slept, as well as a slaves’ room and gallery currently showing a collection of 18th century samplers. (This excerpt taken from the The Stephen Hopkins House website)
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