Downtown Providence

Downtown includes the core of the downtown area as well as Waterplace Park, the Providence Place Mall, and Capitol Hill. Downtown Providence is situated nearby to .

Notable Places in the Area

Public building
The is the capitol of the state of , located on the border of the Downtown and sections of . Photo: Kumar Appaiah, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design is an art museum in affiliated with the , in the U.S. state of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.

The is an indoor arena located in downtown . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Tourist attraction
is an urban park situated along the in downtown Providence, at the original site of the Great Salt Cove. Photo: Loodog, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is the state capital and largest city in , as well as the third largest city in . Photo: Will Hart, CC BY 2.0.

is a district in , Rhode Island.

is a neighborhood in , .

Downtown Providence

41.8235° or 41° 49' 24.6" north
-71.4106° or 71° 24' 38.3" west
13 feet (4 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
way 760877861
Geo­Names ID
Let's improve OpenStreetMap together.

Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Downtown Providence Historic District
  • English: Downcity
  • English: Downtown, Providence, Rhode Island
  • English: Downtown Providence Historic District
  • French: Downtown Providence Historic District
  • Downtown

In the Area



Popular Destinations in Providence

One's destination is never a place, but rather a new way of looking at things.  

Escape to a Random Place

North AfricaIndonesia
About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Data © OpenStreetMap contributors and available under the Open Database License. Text is available under the CC BY-SA 4.0 license, excluding photos, directions and the map. Based on the page Downtown Providence. See this page's contributions. Photo: Marcbela, Public domain.