Rhode Island Bucket List ~ Providence Region

Exploring the state capitol region today!

East Providence

  • Haines Memorial State Park: Small state park along the bike path that is a great place to picnic.
  • Pomham Rocks Lighthouse: Historic Lighthouse in the Providence River.


  • The Big Blue Bug aka Nibbles: The largest artificial bug, this huge blue termite is the mascot for the exterminator company.
  • Museum of Natural History: Rhode Island’s only natural history museum.
  • Old State House: Played a pivotal role in Rhode Island politics since colonial times.
  • Rhode Island State House: Current state capitol building that features a museum about the colonial charter.
  • Roger Williams Landing Place Memorial: Where Roger Williams first stepped ashore after being exiled from the Massachusetts Bay Colony.
  • Roger Williams Park Botanical Center: Holds the largest glasshouse display garden in New England.

All attractions found on visitrhodeisland.com


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