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Historic Federal Hill, Providence

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Historic Walking Area Neighborhood
Prepare your camera and your taste buds for a tour of Historic Federal Hill, one of the most scenic areas of the city. Including charming Atwells Avenue and the surrounding area, the neighborhood boasts some of the city's most beautiful architectural sights and most famous restaurants. Combining its gastronomic reputation and enduring Italian heritage, the area abounds in excellent choices for Italian food. If you're craving something else, check out the selection of restaurants serving specialties from other parts of the world, from traditional American to Japanese. Soak in the atmosphere as you wander the charming streets past parks and cafes, and stop into some of the numerous boutique shops and galleries for unusual shopping opportunities. To gain a more in-depth understanding of the neighborhood, check out some of the guided tours available. Use our Providence itinerary planner to add Historic Federal Hill and other attractions to your Providence vacation plans.
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  • Federal Hill offers it all! Great place to stroll thru and stop in quant shops or have a taste of authentic cuisine with many opportunites to pick up something fun to take home.  more »
  • We really didn't have huge expectations of Federal Hill, but even if we had, we would not have been disappointed! The piazza was so entertaining with live music, people dancing, and others having a gl...  more »
  • The US sure does their federal buildings and legislation buildings right and this was no exception in providence, Rhode Island. Building and surrounding area is beautiful. Lit up at night it adds to i...  more »