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Historic Federal Hill, Providence

Categories: Historic Walking Areas, Neighborhoods, Tourist Spots
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3.8/5 based on 420+ reviews on the web
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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  • This is a must stop here location if in Providence. The restaurants are delicious. One can't go wrong with any of them. The competition is so great, that bad restaurants don't stay open. My favorites ...  read more »
  • Local culture and delicious food found in this area. We spend several hours here during our bus trip. Our stops included the Italian section with delicious food and a bakery tour. 
  • Enjoyed a guided tour of Historic Federal Hill. Lots of history was shared, especially related to the Italian community. Easy walking through this area. 
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