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Prospect Terrace

Congdon St. and Cushing St., Providence, RI 02906
635546745
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Great place for relaxing, sunset & photography

I flew in Providence around 4:30pm. By the time I picked up my rental car and arrived at Downtown... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2017
Teruko M
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San Diego, California
Decent view

Thought I’d get to see panoramic view of providence but the view is obscured by trees and cranes... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2017
Vjay S
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Providence, Rhode Island
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“small park” (14 reviews)
“roger williams” (16 reviews)
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Congdon St. and Cushing St., Providence, RI 02906
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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

Thank Teruko M
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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

Thank Vjay S
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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

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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

Thank Tom B
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

It is located on Cushing St. on the EAST SIDE OF PROVIDENCE overlooking the city, you may be able to see the Bay on a clear day & during the foliage season it also paint a nice New England scenery. But most important aspect of...More

Thank Philip F
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Have walked in this park on previous visits but never saw the sunset here before. It is quite a sight to see the sunlight glinting on the buildings. A beautiful view of Providence!

Thank Rose_S778
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

In the mood to just sit, see a view of the town, sketch, vegetate, read a book, sit under a tree and dream. This little park has this to offer.

Thank vaneli034
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

This is a pretty little park on the east side of Providence. It is a great place for a picnic dinner.

Thank Mary K
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Pleasant high point in town overlooking the river and downtown along with the memorial to Roger Williams. Time well spent

Thank fcrane35
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

A local recommended this to me and I couldn't be more happy that he did! Fantastic views of the city, even on a foggy day.

Thank Deb C
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aguillot2007
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you can park along the street.
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