Museums and Theaters in Rhode Island

International Tennis Hall of Fame

Monuments and memorials

Roger Williams National Memorial in Providence
This is a park in memory of the founder of Providence, Roger Williams, who founded the city in 1636 and guaranteed religious freedom for everyone here.

Theater and opera houses

Providence Performing Arts Center
This is an elaborately restored Art Deco theater from 1928. Concerts, comedy performances and Broadway musicals are performed here.

Lupo’s Heartbreak Hotel in Providence
The legendary music club is the venue for numerous rock concerts

Newport Blues Café
The intimate atmosphere and the best blues scene beyond New York make this shop something that every music lover shouldn’t miss.

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Museums and exhibition venues

Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art in Providence In
addition to 20th century American art, this museum also shows ancient art from Greece and handicrafts. It is part of Brown University.

Newport Art Museum
Here, works of art from the Newport area from the past two centuries and the present are exhibited. Art courses are also offered here.

Museum of Work and Culture in Pawtucket
Exhibition on the history of mill workers in the 19th century.

Culinary Archives & Museum
Here the history of eating or eating culture becomes tangible for the visitor. The exhibits range from old cookbooks to serving trolleys from the early 20th century.

International Tennis Hall of Fame
This is the largest tennis museum in the world. It is located in the tennis club where the first American tennis championship took place in 1881.

International Tennis Hall of Fame