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Beautiful Sunset Spot

I found this place while on a run on College Hill, and came back to watch a sunset with my... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2019
kaka3stan
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Providence, Rhode Island
Best views of Providence

Nice green space in historic College Hill overlooking the city. It has a huge statue of Roger... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
AlexB10499
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Providence, Rhode Island
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Reviewed 10 January 2019

I found this place while on a run on College Hill, and came back to watch a sunset with my girlfriend. It might be the best view of Providence that you can find. It's a nice place to share a quiet moment with good scenery,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kaka3stan
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Nice green space in historic College Hill overlooking the city. It has a huge statue of Roger Williams and great views of the city skyline. Good place for a sunset picnic or a rest under a tree after exploring the hill.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here a few times. There is a nice view overlooking Providence. Make sure to lock your car.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

Prospect Terrace Park is on a hill on the East Side of Providence overlooking the city. It is a great place to stop by for a view of the city and the state capitol building. Sunsets may be very beautiful. Visit time may range from...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ron S
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Steep climb from the river. Relatively small, and did not offer very good views of the city below. The only statue faces out from the park.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank chuckm75
Reviewed 19 July 2018

My friend and I were visiting Providence and Newport for a weekend and this park came recommended to us by a local we met. I'm glad we took his advice, because the views from this small park are outstanding. There's a large statute of Roger...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Alexis B
Reviewed 2 November 2017

I flew in Providence around 4:30pm. By the time I picked up my rental car and arrived at Downtown Providence, it was almost sunset. After a long flight, I wanted to walk around and relax a little. This place was just right for me. I...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank TerukoM4
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Thought I’d get to see panoramic view of providence but the view is obscured by trees and cranes and what not. It’s a small park. Better to drive up there and park nearby, otherwise it’s a small uphill walk, prob not really worth it. Overall...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank vjays
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Prospect Terrace is set on a hill and you get nice views of Providence. The park has a neighborhood park feel to it and is very peaceful. You can just go and watch the sunset or read a book or gather with friends for a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Esprit_2012
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Stopped at this pleasant little park briefly during a guided tour of the city to take in a stunning panoramic view of the city and to see the 15 foot granite statue of Roger Williams surveying the city. His remains were fittingly moved to a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Tom B
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