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Historic Providence

A founder in exile. A fight for spiritual liberty. The birthplace of the American Industrial Revolution. No doubt, history comes alive in Rhode Island. Founded nearly 400 years ago, Providence has a storied past. Let us tell you these stories by way of walking tours, historic sights and sounds, and the city's colorful characters.

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With well-preserved architecture and an array of interesting attractions, step inside Providence's storied past.

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Walk timeworn streets and chart the city's growth on foot with this newly-launched historic walking tour.

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Separate fact from fiction with this no-nonsense account of the city's history. A resource for learners of all ages.

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