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Providence Tours by Deena

Power St. and Gano St., Roger Williams Square, Providence, RI
+1 401-944-5134
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Great Providence history tour!

Deena is very welcoming and knowledgeable about Providence's history. She is passionate... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
A TripAdvisor Member
Amazing and informative tour

Deena is a true delight. She knows absolutely everything about Providence, RI and its history and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ferdinand P
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Explore Providence's rich history with your own personal guide. Deena Liffmann is a lively and informative speaker who will share interesting facts, trivia, and secrets about the people and places that have shaped Rhode Island's capital city. She is also available as a step-on guide for tour bus groups.
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“two hours” (13 reviews)
Power St. and Gano St., Roger Williams Square, Providence, RI
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+1 401-944-5134
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago

Deena is very welcoming and knowledgeable about Providence's history. She is passionate, interesting, flexible, willing to answer lots of questions. I highly recommend Deena even for people who've lived in the area a long while. Plus a good walk on College Hill.

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Deena is a true delight. She knows absolutely everything about Providence, RI and its history and she will tell and show you so many great and interesting things and places. Her tours will give you an excellent insights into the state's and the city's development...More

Thank Ferdinand P
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a wonderful time on this tour and we learned so much. Deena asked us what we were interested in and tailored the tour to our interests. We chose colonial architecture and had a couple hour tour of the Roger Williams Memorial and Benefit St.,...More

Thank Jason P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An informative tour and background of the history of Providence and how the city developed. Deena is a great guide into the past.

Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter and I were staying in Providence for a concert this past weekend and spontaneously decided to take a walking tour of the city. We called Tours by Deena at 8:00 that morning and Deena responded immediately and despite the late request she was...More

Thank Mary T
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We knew nothing about Providence, but Deena was so knowledgeable and passionate about everything. We had a wonderful time learning about the history and toured many fascinating buildings and homes. We spent 3 hrs with a very delightful lady!!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Deena was able to accommodate a last minute request to lead my wife and I on a walking tour of downtown Providence. Very passionate she was about the city and was able to answer most all of the questions we had. It was simply a...More

Thank 893ron_p893
Reviewed 24 May 2017

A bus trip from Middleboro, MA. YMCA to Federal Hill on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 was capped by a 90 minute tour of the Providence area superbly hosted by Deena ! After a behind the scene, tour of Scialo Bakery, followed by a delicious lunch...More

Thank Giovannaiannone
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Deena's custom walking tours through the historic district of East Providence are so interesting and informative. My sister and I recently enjoyed the two-hour tour and could easily have spent more time with her as she is so knowledgeable about this area and Providence in...More

Thank SandyinCO
Reviewed 20 March 2017

First off, I would recommend taking this tour when it's not in the mid-30s. That aside, Deena was great. She was very knowledgeable of the area. She was willing to tailor the tour to whatever I wanted to see or skip. Although it was cold...More

Thank Meeks1981
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18 May 2017|
Response from mamey2422 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I took my 7 year old niece on this tour and she really enjoyed it. I think older kids would like it as well. Deena really engages everyone and there are a couple of "kid/teen" oriented stops she makes, including a... More
Anne S
7 March 2016|
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Response from cyclist7 | Reviewed this property |
As I remember Denna charged $40/hr. She can adjust both the length and the locations of the tours to fit your interests. Google "Tours by Deena" to get the link for her website which includes her contact info. I just... More