Providence the Creative Capital
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Roger Williams Park is a top-notch family attraction that has delighted generations of visitors. The zoo recently earned rave reviews and record attendance at the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular.
The park also contains waterways, walks, Botanical Center, a Carousel Village, Museum of Natural History and Planetarium. The Bank of America City Center boasts wonderful ice skating downtown, featuring more ice than Rockefeller Center and the city's dynamic skyline as a backdrop.
History buffs will revel in the city's rich and varied architecture, which ranges from Colonial to Modern, as well as landmarks such as the first Baptist Church in America.